Who are we?

The Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation (CIHF) has a mission within a mission, you might say: Primarily, it is to assist the well-being of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, enriching their lives through better health and healthcare outcomes. We do that by strengthening the Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority (CIHA), including the individual clinics and hospital that comprise it.

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The Black & White Gala

The Foundation’s highest-profile community event was held on June 15, 2024 at the Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center. The 13th Annual Foundation Gala was a spectacular evening, with dinner, dancing, photo booths, Artisans Market, and a silent auction filled with valuable items donated by several local businesses and artists.

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