The Southern Cherokee Nation of Kentucky, Inc. is registered as a State of Kentucky non profit corporation with no members. It is administered by four Directors who are elected by the Southern Cherokee Nation of Kentucky Tribal National Council. It has a mission of supporting the SCNKy Tribe as well as other Native American activities. The SCNYKy, Inc. owns 34 acres in Clay County on Crane Creek and is responsible for the mortgage of approximately $40,000.
The corporation has IRS 501 (C) 3 tentative approval while under review. The Southern Cherokee Nation of Kentucky Tribe has appointed the corporation as its financial agent for receiving and dispersing tribal funds. All donations should be given to Southern Cherokee Nation of Kentucky, Inc. (SCNKy,Inc) for tax purposes. Funds may be designated for a specific purpose.
There is no individual property ownership and there are no monetary disbursement to members who leave the Tribe.
Since the SCNKy Tribe is not federally recognized, it has no claim or control on SCNKy, Inc. property.