GNE is a well-established engineering firm with clients and projects ranging from the North Slope to Anchorage.
The program will provide loans in the $10 million to $500 million range to eligible Alaska businesses.
“The SBA is a frontline agency working to create an inclusive economy, focused on reaching women-owned, minority-owned, low- and moderate-income, rural, and other underserved communities in meaningful ways,” says SBA Senior Advisor Michael Roth.
The 2020 exploration program at Kensington built on the success of the 2019 drilling campaign, aiming to add higher-grade resources near existing mine infrastructure with the ultimate goal of extending Kensington’s mine life with new reserves.
Through this partnership, The Alliance is able to offer their members large group employer benefits to member groups as small as two persons.
The grant program seeks to enhance Alaska’s specialty crops’ competitiveness, sustain farmers’ livelihoods, and strengthen local communities.