"It is important to our tribe to be a good partner in the Northern Michigan Community," said Regina Gasco-Bentley.
"We're proud to be able to make such a substantial contribution each year." Gasco-Bentley,
along with representatives of the Gaming Enterprise Board of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians,
and representatives of Odawa Casino made the check presentation to Emmet County Treasurer Marilyn May.
Owned and operated by the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, the $140 million Odawa Casino Resort in Petoskey opened in June, 2007 and features 1,200 slot machines, 25 table games, a 4 table Poker Room, several restaurants, a gift store, a nightclub and a 137-room hotel.