The mission of CTNEAL is to preserve and protect the culture, heritage and legacy of the Cherokee people, while actively participating in the 21th Century.
The vision of CTNEAL is to work side-by-side with all people as we walk in the culture and traditions of the Cherokee People. Our vision includes educational opportunities to teach others the way of the Cherokee, preserving historical sites within Alabama, and imparting the legacy of the Cherokee to our descendants as was handed down to us.
The Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama, otherwise known as CTNEAL, is a community of American Indians who are dedicated to the preservation of the Cherokee culture, language and traditions, and to the protection of our land, water and natural resources.
As a citizen of the Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama,
Adopted at the 2013 Annual Meeting held on 6/29/13 at Palisades Park