ACTION ALERT -- You can provide much needed, immediate support for the SSMN’s campaign for federal recognition by emailing or calling the following congressional staff and urging Representative Tom McClintock, and Senators Dianne Feinstein and Alex Padilla, to contact the Office of Federal Acknowledgement (OFA) and express their support for our Tribe’s request to immediately provide the documents the Tribe requested in our Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, which we submitted to the OFA over TWO YEARS ago (May 7, 2019).
A copy of the SSMN FOIA request is available on our website. We have included below a link to sample letters you can use for this purpose, or you can write your own letter or call the congressional staff at the telephone numbers provided.
Ms. Kristina Solberg
Office of Senator Feinstein
2500 Tulare Street, Suite 4290
Fresno, CA 93721
Ms. Brittany Carmon
Office of Senator Harris
112 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington DC 20510
Mr. Matt Reed
Office of Congressman McClintock
2200A Douglas Blvd, Suite 240
Roseville, CA 95661
Phone: (916) 786-5560
Make a Donation
Make a tax-deductible donation to our non-profit (AICMC) American Indian Council of Mariposa County. Support our cause and community events by sending a check to PO Box 186 Mariposa, CA 95338 or via the "donate" button below.
Write A Letter of Support
Department of the Interior
Office of the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs Attention: Office of Federal Acknowledgement 1849 C Street, NW, MS-4071 MIB
Washington, D.C. 20240
Please address comments on the Proposed Finding or requests for a copy of the report to the address above.
Your comment letter, along with copies of any additional documents submitted with it, must be postmarked on or before November 17, 2021, and reference Petitioner #82: Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation, CA.
Please also provide the Tribe with a copy of your comments by mail to
P.O. Box 186, Mariposa, CA 95338