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Coastal Villages Kicks off Another Summer of Youth Employment Programs and Celebrates 20 Years of Interns None 

Coastal Villages Kicks off Another Summer of Youth Employment Programs and Celebrates 20 Years of Interns

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) is employing hundreds of Western Alaska youth this summer through its longstanding internship and Youth-to-Work programs.

Seaweed, Seal Oil Contest Winners Announced None 

Seaweed, Seal Oil Contest Winners Announced

Southcentral Foundation President/CEO Reappointed as Harvard Visiting Scientist None 
NANA Announces New Commercial Group President None 

NANA Announces New Commercial Group President

NANA announced that John L. Hendrix will join NANA as president of its growing Commercial Group, and will oversee the performance and growth of NANA’s commercial businesses.

NANA Appoints Four Individuals to New Positions None 

NANA Appoints Four Individuals to New Positions

NANA Regional Corporation recently appointed four individuals to new positions within its family of companies.

NANA adds engineering and construction companies to revamped Commercial Group None 
Institute to Further Alaska Native Language Revitalization None 

Institute to Further Alaska Native Language Revitalization

The Alaska Legislature last month passed a resolution urging Gov. Bill Walker to declare a linguistic emergency for Alaska Native languages. Now, advocates from across the state are collaborating to help breathe new life into some of these languages.

SEITC Seats Rob Sanderson Jr. as Chairman None 

SEITC Seats Rob Sanderson Jr. as Chairman

PBS Kids to Launch Molly from Denali None 

PBS Kids to Launch Molly from Denali

Molly of Denali is the first nationally distributed children’s series in the US to feature an Alaska Native lead character.

Rasmuson Foundation Supports Alutiiq Ancestors’ Memorial None 

Rasmuson Foundation Supports Alutiiq Ancestors’ Memorial

The Alutiiq Museum has received a $25,000 grant from Alaska’s Rasmuson Foundation to support the development of the Alutiiq Ancestors’ Memorial, a new public park in downtown Kodiak. The project is a collaboration between the City of Kodiak and the museum designed to honor Kodiak’s first people and promote awareness of local history.