The Cherokee Nation has donations to Boys and Girls Club programs throughout Northeast Oklahoma

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DELAWARE COUNTY — The Cherokee Nation has donated $195,000 to Boys and Girls Club programs throughout Northeast Oklahoma.

Delaware County received more than $16,000 to support operational costs and online distance learning.

The money will also help purchase disinfectant and social-distancing supplies to help keep student’s safe.

In total, the eight programs in Northeast Oklahoma serve nearly 13,000 students, with about 60 percent being Native American.

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