Leaders from Koniag, Chugach Alaska Corporation, the Aleut Corporation and Sealaska issued a letter to State leaders. The group letter reinforces that the AMHS is a critical part of the infrastructure for 28 communities not connected to the Alaska State road system. Sealaska has supported and prioritized ferry service in conversations with policy makers for years, and this...read more
Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) advanced a package of public land bills that included the bill finalizing equitable treatment for Alaska Native Vietnam Veterans. The public lands package was approved in the U.S. Senate on February 12, 2019, with the U.S. House approving the package on February 26, 2019. It was signed into law by the President on March 12, 2019.
Approximately 2,800 Alaska Native Vietnam era...read more
We Belong Here participants ended the three day gathering in a talking circle and speaking Haida. For thirty minutes, Damen Bell-Holter spoke only in Haida to a group of 50 youth from across the region. Pinching his ears, the group said Gyuwáng hl stl'iit! in Haida.
Damen is the director of youth and community engagement for Sealaska. Since joining Sealaska in April 2018, he was talked with southeast youth in nearly every community letting them know that Sealaska believes in...read more
Alaska Native Vietnam era Veterans who missed the opportunity to apply for Native allotments because of active duty can now apply. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) advanced a package of public land bills that included the bill finalizing equitable treatment for Alaska Native Vietnam Veterans. The public lands package was approved in the U.S. Senate on February 12, 2019, with the U.S. House approving the package on February 26, 2019. It was signed into law by the...read more
Submitted 2 months 2 weeks ago by dixie.hutchinson.
The 2019 Sealaska annual meeting of shareholders is on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Dena’ina Center in Anchorage, AK. A live webcast will be available.
Independent Candidates and Shareholder Resolutions Shareholders who wish to submit a resolution to Sealaska for a shareholder vote must submit resolutions and required materials by Monday, February 25, 2019. If you...read more
Submitted 2 months 3 weeks ago by dixie.hutchinson.
Sealaska is looking for qualified shareholders to run as board-endorsed nominees for the 2019 board election. There will be four positions up for election during the 2019 Annual Shareholder meeting. The board-endorsed candidates will most likely include a mix of incumbents and non-incumbents. The Board of Directors will make a final determination at the end of March.
Interested shareholders must submit a statement of interest and resume to the Corporate Secretary...read more
Submitted 3 months 1 hour ago by dixie.hutchinson.
SEALASKA STOCK ENROLLMENT PROCESS IS 100% ONLINE
The enrollment process was recently simplified, eliminating notarization requirements. Applicants can now take a picture and upload supporting documents on the MySealaska.com online application. Supporting documents include birth certificate, Certificate of Indian Blood, and potentially parents’ or grandparents’ birth certificates. You may be required to send additional documentation if you have had a name change or were...read more