U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan acknowledged the patriotism of the Alaska Native community at a Veterans Totem Pole raising ceremony held recently in Klawock, AK. “Alaska Natives serve at higher rates in the military than any other ethnic group in the country,” said Sullivan. “That is what I call special patriotism. Generation after generation served in World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and...read more
US Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Alaska Natives and American Indians have played a vital role in the military.">Share 0 Comments
Alaskans and the rest of the nation will head to the polls to vote in the 2018 midterm elections. The general election on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, features hundreds of congressional, state and local races across the country.
Early and Absentee in Person Voting for General Election
You can find details for Alaska at the link below. For example in Juneau, early and absentee in person voting is today, Monday, November 5, 2018 (8a – 5pm Mendenhall Mall Annex)....read more
Sealaska along with Tlingit & Haida, Goldbelt, Inc., Huna Totem Corporation, Kootznoowoo, Inc., The League of Women Voters, Sacred Grounds Café, the Juneau Radio Center, Sealaska Heritage Institute, SEARHC, and Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority conducted several public forums allowing all candidates to share their perspective on the issues.
Sealaska has 23,000 shareholders living across all 50...read more
The 2018 midterm elections are Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 and will feature hundreds of congressional, state and local races across the country. Throughout this election season, Sealaska collaborated with the Get Out The Native Vote (GOTNV) Southeast Alaska Partners to enhance candidate engagement and voter education.">Share 0 Comments
Each year, the Juneau Community Foundation celebrates the generosity of an individual, a business and non-profit organization who help make Juneau vibrant and healthy. The 2018 Philanthropy Awards Dinner, held in September, recognized the following honorees:
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Sealaska is recruiting for a seat on its board of directors that became vacant when Director Ross Soboleff passed away in July. Soboleff, elected to the board in 2014, saw his role on the board as a way to contribute his knowledge and experience in a positive way. Ross chaired Sealaska’s governance committee, and part of his legacy is helping create a process to fill vacant board seats by encouraging highly-qualified shareholders to apply in the case of an unexpected vacancy.
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The Sealaska board of directors announced its endorsement in support of the re-election of Governor Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott. As part of its endorsement, the board is contributing up to $100,000 to Unite Alaska, a political action committee formed to support the re-election of Walker and Mallott. Unite Alaska is part of National independent group Unite America, which has also endorsed governor Walker.
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Celebration of Life Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall 320 W Willoughby Ave Juneau, AK 99081 3:30 – 5:30 pm
Sealaska announced the passing of director Ross Soboleff on July 3, 2018, surrounded by family. Our thoughts and prayers remain with his family. He was Haida and Tlingit, Eagle/Sgalans, Killisnoo and Howkan. His Tlingit name was St’aast.