LLBO

(218)-335-8200 Phone
(218) 335-8309 Fax

Mailing Address
190 Sailstar Dr NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Physical Address
190 Sailstar Dr NW    
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Links

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LLBO COVID-19 Emergency Relief Assistance Program

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe COVID-19 Stimulus Payment Program 

Online Application

Paper Application

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible for the program? 

All enrolled members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe who are enrolled with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe as of October 23, 2020. Qualified applicants must also have experienced an economic impact as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and check at least one box in the “Economic Impact” section of the application. This payment is to take the place of the Tax Rebate payment. Enrolled members younger than 18 years of age will have amount added to Minor's Trust, no application is necessary for these individuals.

How do I apply?  

Online Applications will be available at: https://hipaa.jotform.com/203085537890158
Online applications will open on November 9, 2020 and will close on December 14, 2020 at 11:59 PM.
Paper Applications can be downloaded from http://www.llojibwe.org/covid-19.html
Paper Applications will open on November 23, 2020 and must be postmarked by December 14, 2020. 

How do I submit my application? 

All band members are encouraged to use the on-line application whenever possible. Paper applications and the drop off box for these forms are located outside the Tribal Assistance Office at the Dairy Queen building. Applications can also be mailed to Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Emergency Relief Assistance, 190 Sailstar Dr NW, Cass Lake, MN 56633. Paper submissions will only be accepted via the drop box or the U.S. Postal Services.

When will I receive my payment? 

Payments will be mailed on December 4, 2020 for all applications submitted with no errors and received by 11:59 pm Thursday, December 3, 2020. Please allow at least two weeks from the date of submission after December 4, 2020 before inquiring on the status of your application. Paper applications may take longer. 


How will I receive my payment? 

All checks will be processed and mailed directly to band members using the information provided on the application, it is important the applicant is able to receive mail at the mailing address provided, please ensure information is updated with the U.S. Postal Service. There will be no in person pickup allowed. 

How much will I receive? 

Each approved applicant will receive a one-time payment of $250.00 

What if I do not know my enrollment number? 

Your correct enrollment number is required in order to process your application. If an incorrect number is used, your application will be rejected and a staff member will call or email you at number/email address provided on the application. In order to obtain your enrollment number, your social security number and other information will be required. Please contact one of the following numbers:
> 218-335-3626
> 218-335-3643
> 218-335-3601

The online application is not working for me, what do I do? 

If the online application is giving you an error or won’t allow you to submit, please call 218-335-3643.