Ak-Chin Indian Community, Arizona (Tribe)

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The Ak-Chin Indian Community is a federally-recognized tribal entity.

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Ak-Chin Indian Community

Note: This is the Tribal page, see Ak-Chin Indian Community, Arizona (Reservation) for the reservation page.

Tribal Headquarters


Ak-Chin is an O'odham word which when translated means "mouth of the wash" or "place where the wash loses itself in the sand or ground." The term refers to a type of farming that relies on washes – seasonal food-plains created by winter snows and summer rains.

Brief Timeline

Additional References to the History of the Tribes



Important Web Sites

InterTribal Council of Arizona, Inc.