Jackson Rancheria Donates $10,000 to American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy Relief

Oct 30, 2012, 19:08 ET from Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort

JACKSON, Calif., Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians today announced the donation of $10,000 to the American Red Cross Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund to help aid the regions that have been devastated in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

"The Tribe is deeply saddened by the destruction and loss of life that Hurricane Sandy has caused in the Northeast," said Jackson Rancheria CEO Rich Hoffman. "It is the Tribe's deepest hope that their donation will help the Red Cross provide critical aid to those affected by this horrific storm." 

The Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians announced the contribution today at the Grand Opening ceremony of the All-New Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort.

Located in the Sierra foothills town of Jackson, CA, Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is owned by the Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians, a federally recognized Indian tribe. A sovereign government, the Rancheria is dedicated to developing projects that not only enhance the tribe's ability to remain self-reliant, but also reflect a commitment to be a good neighbor.

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