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What does it take to be Tanka Bar famous?

This was the question Donna Albers-Walking Elk asked our CEO Karlene Hunter. Karlene told me we are going to make her a Tanka Bar celebrity today. So as soon as she pulled in to the office I was snapping pictures and getting autographs (more...)



The Lakota Mission Team have a joyful visit at Tanka Bar headquarters

Liz Whaley set up a last-minute tour of our Tanka Bar office. It was great to see the group again. Liz is with the Lakota Mission Team that has been helping and rebuilding houses for 26 years. They do some wonderful work throughout the Pine Ridge Reservation and we were glad to accommodate a quick Tanka Bar break for them (more...)



July 16-25, 2017 ~ Native Youth in Food and Agriculture Leadership Summit Fayetteville, AR

Mark Tilsen, president of Native American Natural Foods, will be speaking at the the fourth annual Native Youth in Food and Agriculture Leadership Summit at the University of Arkansas School of Law on July 16-25 (more...)



Tanka an "absolute favorite" for one tiny fan

We recently had a photo contest on our Facebook page and our friend Heidi Brewer won! The winner was selected by a randomizer and won a Tanka Gift Box . Heidi said about her daughter, "Tanka was one of her first foods and it's still her absolute favorite!" (more...)



June 24, 2017 ~ Gluten Free Fair at Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Portland, OR

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on June 24:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
3975 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, OR 97202

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Native American activists and friends stop by Tanka headquarters

Earlier this week we had some friends stop by to see how we are doing. Robby (Red Thunder) Romero and Dennis Banks stopped in to catch up with Karlene Hunter (CEO of Native American Natural Foods).

Our friends received a tour of the building and had plenty of time to share stories with each other (more...)



June 17, 2017 ~ Gluten Free Fair at Natural Grocers Denver, CO

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on June 17:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
368 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80209
303-733-3033

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Southwest Baptist University stops by Tanka headquarters

My good friend Everett surprised me on Friday with his group that traveled all the way from Missouri. We had this planned and I even had it on my calendar, but I was so busy working that day I totally forgot! It is always great when good people from all across the states drop by and say hi (more...)



May 31, 2017 ~ Grand Opening at Natural Grocers Denver, CO

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on May 31:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
368 South Broadway
Denver, CO 80209
303-733-3033

Please Note : If you plan o (more...)



May 13, 2017 ~ Good 4U Fair at Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Jonesboro, AR

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on May 13:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
1315 South Caraway Rd
Jonesboro, AR 72401
870-934-1305

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Happy Motivational Monday!

This is dedicated to all the strong women out there!

"There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women (more...)



May 10, 2017 ~ Grand Opening at Natural Grocers, Jonesboro, AR

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on May 10:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
1315 South Caraway Rd
Jonesboro, AR 72401
870-934-1305

Please Note : If you p (more...)



"They protect me from late-night junk food cravings"

From our website:

04.01.17 Guest from Portland

These bars are terrific!!! If you are on Weight Watchers they are only 2SP!!
The website is a little confusing as I had a challenge to get my name in the correct lines instead of Guest as a first and last name (more...)



Live Life Powerfully: Hiking Fisher Towers with Tanka

Great photo from our Twitter friend Simon from Minnesota !

"Hiked to the top of Fisher Towers, Utah. Refueled with a Tanka Bar." (more...)



May 6, 2017 ~ Gluten Free Fair at Natural Grocers, Davenport, IA

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on May 6:

Gluten Free Fair
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
3805 E. 53rd Street
Davenport, IA 52807
563-355-4396

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May 6, 2017 ~ Vitamin and Health Fair at Natural Grocers, Gilbert, AZ

Our retail partner, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, will be serving samples of our TANKA BARS and TANKA BITES on May 6:

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
1625 E Williams Field Rd.
Gilbert, AZ 85295
480-917-9000

Please Note : If you (more...)