Category Archives: News

SHARING OUR STORY WITH ASU

Leaders of tribes, nonprofit organizations and other community programs frequently visit Ho-Chunk, Inc. and the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska to learn about our approach to economic and community development. We recently welcomed a group of special guests. Over their spring break, eight students from the Indian Legal Program at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of…

DEVELOPING WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

Nurture your strengths. Find your voice. Practice gratitude. Ann Marie Bledsoe Downes of Ho-Chunk, Inc. shared these insights and more in a panel discussion called “60 Leadership Lessons in 60 Minutes” at the Women Lead Change 2020 Siouxland Conference. Women make up the majority of Ho-Chunk, Inc.’s executive leadership team, and the company was the…

Launching Ho-Chunk University

We’re excited to announce the launch of Ho-Chunk University, our employee learning and development program. Over the past few months, we have been working to improve the way we offer educational opportunities to our employees. We believe these opportunities will provide our employees with meaningful personal and professional growth. Through instructor-led courses, online platforms and…

COO Testifies on the Hill

Annette, our Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, testified in the hearing “Native 8(a) Contracting: Emerging Issues” before the U.S. House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight, and Regulations. She spoke about how the SBA 8(a) program is benefiting our Winnebago reservation and the impact of our government contracts on the local community. For statistics…

ANG Receives Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Small Business Contracting

The U.S. Department of State recognized ANG with a prestigious honor for its work in federal government contracting. HCI Management Services received the Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Small Business Contracting during an event Wednesday. “We lead with integrity and excellence. These core values have set us apart for over two decades and continue to…

Winnebago Community Celebrates Ho-Chunk, Inc.’s 25th Anniversary

Throughout history, Native Americans have always been resilient. The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska celebrated the most recent chapter of its history with a community event in September. Ho-Chunk, Inc. – the Tribe’s economic development entity – turned 25. “This milestone represents the progress we’ve made together as a community. We’re creating our own future and…

All Native Group expands with a new office in Colorado

All Native Group opened its newest office location in Colorado Spring, Colo., on in late 2019. Focusing on federal contracting in a variety of fields, All Native Group’s Colorado Springs office will be responsible specifically for the organization’s federal contracts in integrated health services, logistics, and other contracts as appropriate. All Native Group’s corporate headquarters…