C N C A

history

Tsa-La-Gi LA was formed in 2007 as a non-profit organization in LA County.  In June 2011 we were officially chartered under the Cherokee Nation Community Association and serve as an official satellite community organization of the Cherokee Nation.  

Leadership

We are guided by the Cherokee Nation Community Organization, Chief Baker, and our two Cherokee Nation Counselors At-Large; Julia Coates and Jack Baker who provide information and expertise to our growing organization.

Cherokee Nation Support
Frequent visits from the Cherokee Nation to keep in touch

Our founder

Chief Bill John Baker

What We do

Presence
Tsa-La-Gi LA is proud to be a supporter of the local Native L.A. community

Tsa-La-Gi  Los Angeles

Family
Council member Kimberly Locke and son, David, volunteer at a powwow.

A History of native support

Guidance
Chief Smith visits our group for support and guidance

Cherokee Nation

Community Association

Counselor Jack Baker

History
CN representative sharing our history through storytelling

get involved

Counselor Wanda Hatfield

The official Cherokee Nation satellite community of Los Angeles

Our Cherokee Nation Representatives

Community

Membership to Tsa-La-Gi LA is open to everyone. Request a membership package through our contact page.  

Native Arts and Crafts
Experience our unique native arts and crafts lessons and workshops 

Cultural Events
Helping to preserve our rich culture right here in the L.A. area

Cherokee Music and Language
Cherokee Nation Rep. Tommy WIldcat helps us ensure our future with Cherokee song and language