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Posted on Sep 12, 2017
Tanka president catches up with singer Bonnie Raitt
Jenice Johnson Williams, assistant director of marketing and communications
Our president Mark Tilsen and singer-songwriter, musician, and activist Bonnie Raitt are old friends. Mark had a career in the music industry and his daughter, Kimberly Tilsen-Brave Heart, who took this photo, often came along on the road (more...)



Posted on Sep 07, 2017
Sept. 18-20, 2017 ~ 2nd Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition
Jenice Johnson Williams, assistant director of marketing and communications
We will be exhibiting our Tanka products at the 2nd Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition, Sept. 18-20, at Mystic Lake Hotel and Casino in Minnesota on Sept. 18-20. The conference "brings together tribal officials, researchers, practitioners, and others to discuss the current state of Indigenous and academic scientific knowledge about Native nutrition and food science, and identify new areas of work (more...)



Posted on Sep 05, 2017
From the mouths of babes: "This is my new favorite food!"
Jenice Johnson Williams, assistant director of marketing and communications
Great email from one of our Tanka friends!

"On a rock climbing day in Yosemite National Park, my 8-year-old nephew, Clavey W., exclaims, 'This is AWESOME! This is my new favorite food!' while munching on his first Tanka Bar (more...)



Posted on Sep 05, 2017
Native leader Celina Reyes an inspiration for her community
Waylon Pahona
I would like to highlight Cellina Reyes for all her amazing work and dedication to her community Please learn more about her by reading her own words below.

I was raised on the Fort Mojave Tribal Reservation by my grandparents David and Basil Fass as well as my mother who were all very supportive in education (more...)



Posted on Aug 24, 2017
Football summer camp stops by, learns about Tanka Bar
Jason Stover, marketing specialist
Football for Life is a summer football camp out of Southern California. Joe Pina, pictured above with his wife Susie (flower print shirt) have been hosting the camp at Pine Ridge School on our reservation (more...)



Posted on Aug 04, 2017
Instagram fan shows her love for Tanka
Jenice Johnson Williams, assistant director of marketing and communications
We have some great fans that follow us on social media and we came across this gem on Instagram while looking at the #TankaBar hashtag. Gotta love it!

"Seriously my favorite jerky EVER!!!!! @tankabar #tankabar #jerky #buffalo #buffalojerky #cranberry #slowsmoked #sogood #supertasty #goodfooddoneright #hungryfox #happyfox" - @bigredhorse


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