Serving The Needs Of Native Americans
Health, Welfare, Safety, Education, Culture, Economy And Employment
Addressing The Lack Of Internet Access
Created Over 350 Miles Of Point-To-Point And Point-To-Multi-Point Links Supporting 86 Tribal Buildings
Building Healthy Life Styles
Empowering Indian Families So They Can Support And Nurture Themselves, Their Children, And Community
Southern California Tribal Chairmen's Association
The Southern California Tribal Chairmen’s Association (SCTCA) is a multi-service non-profit corporation established in 1972 for a consortium of 20 federally-recognized Indian tribes in Southern California. The primary mission of SCTCA is to serve the health, welfare, safety, education, cultural, economic and employment needs of its tribal members and descendants in the San Diego County urban areas. A board of directors comprised of tribal chairpersons from each of its member Tribes governs SCTCA.
SCTCA coordinates and administers numerous grant programs for its members and the southern California Indian community, including: Tribal Temporary Assistance to Needy Families(TANF), Law Enforcement, Food Commodities, Information Technology Services, Rincon Child Development Center, Adult Vocational Training, Career Development Center, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program(LIHEAP), the Library Program, Child Care Development Services, Tribal Digital Village (TDV) and Resource Prevention Program.