After the distribution amount is determined, estimated distribution information will be available to shareholders when logged in to MySealaska.com. A blog post about intern development week by Andrew Wysocki, 2018 Sealaska communications intern The Sealaska Board of Directors approved a distribution totaling $15.4 million to be issued to shareholders on Nov. 9. The surveys were conducted by DHM, an independent, nonpartisan third party. The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) provides ferry service in Southeast Alaska and connects people and communities like Interstate 5 (I-5) does for the Pacific Northwest. It has always been Wrangell and the Wrangell Native community that had the land, said Sealaska director and Wrangell native Richard Rinehart. He was thoughtful, deliberate, humble a gentle and . Other graduations in her family in recent years include her bachelors degree in American Indian On Friday, July 23, 2021, Sealaskas Board of Directors approved $450,000 in donations to fund language-preservation programs and a social service project spearheaded by organizations in Southeast. The work done by our leadership makes me very proud to be from Southeast and especially proud to be Lingt! said Joseph. Sealaska was named Philanthropic Business of the Year by the Juneau Community Foundation, the foundations highest honor awarded to area businesses.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 distribution will take place on Friday, April 21. The three-day event will be held entirely online.Cook, who will turn 21 this month, is Haida from Hydaburg. Here it is, shareholders the moment youve been waiting for! We will do all we can to support our communities during this difficult time.Were starting by addressing the needs of our most vulnerable shareholders and neighbors as quickly as possible, Sealaska is partnering with the Food Bank of Alaska and the Southeast Food Bank t After careful consideration of the guidelines from health authorities in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we have made the decision to offer the May 2020 shareholder community meetings via webcast. The distribution will be issued to shareholders on Friday, April 22. Carrie supports the success of the companys businesses through creative problem-solving, strategic insight, and analysis that supports informed decision-making. She has given her time at the tribal, village, state and national level. The distribution demonstrates Sealaska's financial strength and the continued growth of business operations, which have remained robust through a shift in focus toward ocean health. So when Glover liquidated in the wake of the global financial crisis in 2011, their strong w Sealaska shareholders gave strong support to a resolution that will extend eligibility for Class D (Descendant) stock in Sealaska to lineal descendants of original shareholders without respect to their documented Alaska Native blood quantum. Her resume includes several unique experiences that has brought her all the way from the southern coast of Peru, to the Eastern Seaboard of the Lower 48, and now Morgan Love is one of 359 students who were awarded Sealaska scholarships in 2019.Did you know that approximately 1,000 Sealaska shareholders and their families live in California? Sealaska is seeking engaged shareholders to form three shareholder participation committees, providing a new communication channel between Sealaska and its community.The th Sealaska launched another addition to the scholarship program by adding eligibility for part-time students enrolled in colleges or vocational-technical schools. Read more about the meetingshere. You can also contact the Sealaska Shareholder Relations team directly at, $1.01 per share from the Marjorie V. Young Shareholder Permanent Fund, Urban and At-Large shareholders will also receive an ANCSA Section 7(j) payment of, the last day to make changes to stock, gift stock, enroll, process estates or transfer shares. My people are resilient people. Sealaska celebrates as Alaskas new and sole member of Congress Mary Peltola is sworn in today to serve out the remainder of former Congressman Don Youngs term. Sealaska Heritage is currently on schedule to complete the project's second phase by next fall. In an effort to bring awareness to the new process, Sealaska held a small contest. Our recent financial stability has enabled us to increase investments in what we care most about: our people and communities. The Sealaska Board of Directors approved several important resolutions at a board meeting on Friday, April 14. The 2021 Sealaska annual meeting of shareholders will be held virtually onSaturday, June 26, 2021via a live webcast. More than 20,000 shareholders will benefit from the dividend payment from operations and the Marjorie V. Young Permanent Fund. Cook spent the summer as a virtual intern for First Alaskans Institute (FAI) and Sitka Conservation Society; her work there and connections at FAI are what led to her selection as a guide f Sealaskas fall distribution will occur a few weeks earlier than normal to help provide financial relief to shareholders due to the ongoing pandemic. Our mission of providing the highest quality healthcare to our patients and communities continues to be our focus. Sealaska is proud to recognize our scholarship recipients. Anyone can participate, and families are welcome.To volunteer or if you have additional questions, contact Damen Bell-Holter at email@example.com or Monica Chase at firstname.lastname@example.orgDownload application here. Sealaskas programs focus on career development, helping shareholders and shareholder descendants achieve higher education through scholarships, build professional experience through internships and make valuable connections as Sealaskas Board Youth Advisor. We Belong Here is a youth leadership and basketball camp hosted by Juneau youth organizations March 18-20, 2019. Shareholders and their families gathered from their homes and phones to celebrate the magic of the season and learn more about the past years achievements. The 2018 midterm elections are Tuesday, November 6, 2018, and will feature hundreds of congressional, state and local races across the country. In a statement published Thursday March 12, Alaska Governor Dunleavy said the patient is a foreign national who developed a fever and respiratory symptoms shortly after arriving in Anchorage, Alaska. By focusing on ocean health along with a multigenerational outlook and financial strategy, Sealaska continues to perform despite volatile investment markets, the impacts of inflation, continued repercussions from the pandemic, disruptions in global supply chain and more. Haida carver TJ Young (Sgwaayaans) is hard at work creating the first 360-degree totem pole to be raised in Alaska. Ballot Measure 1 in the upcoming Alaska general election seeks to eliminate Alaskas current science-based fish habitat protections and replace them with . The event was h Gunalchesh, Hwaa, Toyaxsut nsm to the record-breaking 5,437 shareholders who shared their perspective with Sealaska in this years survey. Sealaska shareholders who wish to be considered for this board seat should submit a statement of interest and resume byMonday, October 1, 2018 at 5pm AKDT. Their efforts enabled us to keep our employees safe while supporting our communities and building on our work to strengthen ocean health. For Demmert (Tlingit, Blackfeet, Nez Perce), who is Taakw.aaneid (Raven/Sea Lion Clan), the right time rolled around last year. We will also be looking forward to the next 100 years as we speed toward our 50th anniversary. Update banking or mailing information on MySealaska.com by 11:59 p.m. Alaska time. That means meetings in nearly every community in our As wewelcome2022, we at Sealaska have much to be grateful for. We are not the first ones to commit to this effort and we cannot be the last. NextNext, A letter from Sealaska Chair Joe Nelson discussing the 2018 Celebration theme Respect: Weigh Your Words Joe Nelson, Sealaska Board Chair For decades, we have been coming together every other year during Celebration as Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian people. The Sealaska board of directors announced its endorsement in support of the re-election of Governor Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Respect for the environment and shared cultural values are just twosocial systems that perpetuatedTlingit, Haida and Tsimshian peop Talia Davis is a past scholarship recipient Sealaskas scholarship program is getting a $10 million boostthe first increase to the Scholarship Endowment Fund since its inception. Shareholders can apply online athttps://m Sealaska and Tlingit & Haida have received thousands of applications already today for the $500 benefit available through our joint CARES Act distributionprogram. Balance and reciprocity are important values we hold as Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian people, and theyre part of our company values at Sealaska, too. Janae Vieira and Jared Littlefield, her supervisor, lead a tour of Odyssey Foods fish processing and packaging lines for Sealaska interns. Shareholders, bring your families and join us Saturday, March 4, 11 a.m. 3 p.m. at the DoubleTree Portland for food, festivities and fun, including live arts workshops and door prizes! Main presenters joined the live webcast from the Walter Soboleff Building, Shuk Ht (Ancestors' House), while most directors joined online. Program Honors Students with Academic Achievement and Leadership Skills Sealaskas continued growth is made possible through the financial strength of our businesses, achieved through the hard work of those involved at every level, said Sealaska President and CEO Anthony Mallott. Sealaska has upgraded MySealaska.com to calculate pending distributions. To date, there are no confirmed cases of the virus in Alaska but we know that this could change at any time. This year, Sealaska Corporation headquarters officially became a tobacco-free campus and is the first Alaska Native Corporation in the State of Alaska to implement such a policy.SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium(SEARHC) commends Sealaska for protecting their employees, shareholders, tenants, and visitors from secondhand smoke and for taking affirmati Gunalchesh, Hwaa, Doyckshishm to Each Board Seat Applicant Sealaska recently announced it was accepting applications to fill a vacant seat on its board following the passing of Director Ross Soboleff. The spring distribution schedule is as follows: Sealaskas spring distribution of $37.7 million is part of Sealaskas continued investment in our shareholders and communities. This years interns like so many people across the country worked entirely from home, exchanging office time for video chats to stay connected to their teams.To wrap up the season, sev 2020 #SealaskaWayOfLife Grand Prize Winner - Avery! Proxy Prizes for the 49th Annual Meeting and Election Ed Thomas commissioned Tlingit master carver Jon Rowan to help bring to life the story behind the Sealaska hosted a lunchtime policy update on Tuesday, September 13, to provide shareholders with up-to-date information about Sealaskas public policy efforts. Our financial strategy is focused on making benefits like distributions possible not just forcurrent generations, but all those yet to come, , said Sealaska President and CEO Anthony Mallott. The bereavement program is a new benefit that can finally be added by Sealaska as a result of the companys success and steady growth over the last five years. A live webcast will be available.Independent Candidates and Shareholder ResolutionsShareholders who wish to submit a resolution to Sealaska for a shareholder vote must submit resolutions and required materials by Mo Former Sealaska intern now administers Sealaskas carbon program. Sealaska also provides ongoing support to partner organizations like Sealaska Heritage Institute, Spruce Root and the Sustainable Southeast Partnership. The 2018 midterm elections are Tuesday, November 6, 2018, and will feature hundreds of congressional, state and local races across the country.Sealaska has actively engaged in the political process, advocating on behalf of our shareholders and Native communities for decades. Sealaskas primary sources of income are investment income, natural resource income and business income. Click on image to view in real time. On behalf of the Sealaska board, we thank our Alaska Congressional Delegation for their unwavering support, said Board Chair Joe Nelson. It is up to those corporations how or if those funds are then distributed. These conditions faced by Alaska Natives many living in remote, rugged environments with limited infrastructure and services, including healthcare further exacerbate the risk exposure to the virus.The ongoing litigation delay in CARES Act funding for Alaska Native people do More than 1,500 shareholders gathered virtually for the 47th annual meeting of shareholders on June 27, 2020. The full annual report is available online by clicking here.What are the highlights from 2020 from a financial perspective?We were incredibly fortunate to be Sealaska is deeply grateful for the service of two of its board members who have chosen not to seek another term on the board. Their business profiles, photos of their work and links to onli Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) is now accepting applications for Sealaska scholarships for the 20212022 academic year, and thanks to a motion by the Sealaska board in October, more funding than ever will be available. This is an opportunity for Sealaska to n On June 15, 2020, Sealaska welcomed 18 summer interns to our first ever entirely remote internship program. We visited with nearly a thousand Sealaska shareholders, sharing updates about Sealaska, but also taking the time to listen and learn about whats happening in those communities. This is one of the most asked questions during a distribution announcement. About 22% of our total shareholder base participated in this survey, representing key demographics across the nation. Attention Shareholders1099-DIV tax forms for 2020 are now available! Done you hold a question that isn't anschrift here? The 2018 Phi Sealaska has been actively engaged in supporting healthy salmon habitat in Alaska for decades by helping develop policies and recommending actions toward ensuring these salmon runs remain healthy and viable into the future. We are sharing a selection of quotes and perspectives in social media and on our website to help advance the discussion around blood quantum, and to better understand how it impacts shareholders and descendants. This We are working with our partners on the shared priority of keeping our people and communities safe. On Thursday, March 12, 2020, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy announced the first case of COVID-19 in the state. DISTRIBUTION AMOUNT DETERMINED Friday, April 14. In celebration of Native American and Alaska Native Heritage Month, Sealaska recognizes just a few of our many shareholders who have served in the Armed Forces as part of our #RecognitionMatters Veterans Campaign. OnFriday, March 29, Sealaska will announce the 2019 spring distribution. Sealaska sends the 7(j) funds for shareholders of Class A (village) shares directly to village corporations. This is nearly $175,000 more than . this is the last day for shareholders to enroll, make changes to stock or gift stock ahead of the spring distribution. Sealaskas new shareholder bereavement benefit is now known asDeishMemorial Fund. Her business card says shes the president and CEO of The CIRI Foundation, but Susan Anderson jokes that her real title ought to be fairy godmother.Thats because she says her job is not even a job she oversees the distribution of millions of dollars a year in scholarships and grants to help CIRI shareholders and descendants transform their lives through education while strengthening ties to their culture. ButMitchellwants everyone to know thats not how it works any more. (To qualify, you must have owned stock in Sealaska in 1991.) Sealaska President and CEO Anthony Mallott was invited to present on this years theme,Driving Innovation through Diversity. Issuing dividends two weeks earlier than usual underscores Sealaskas commitment to our shareholders during this challenging time.Throughout the p Sealaska is pleased to announce the nomination of Joe Nelson as the Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) board co-chair. At the end of 2018, Sealaska commissioned an online survey for all shareholders to participate. The Klawock, AK community comes together to raise a totem honoring Veterans. Why commission the surveys? After the distribution amount is determined, estimated distribution information will be available to shareholders when logged in to MySealaska.com. When she returned home to Sitka after graduating from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, with a bachelors degree in exercise science, she didnt quite know what her next step would be. Many of our shareholders arent looking for a 9-5 job. To make updates to record information, please visit MySealaska.com. The Sealaska board recently completed a series of community meetings in nine communities around Southeast Alaska and Washington. Supporting documents include birth certificate, Certificate of Indian Blood, and potentially parents or grandparents birth certificates. The Sealaska board recently completed a series of community meetings in nine communities around Southeast Alaska and Washington. Sealaska director and policy committee chair Wahlaal Gidaak Barbara Blake provided viewers with update Sealaska applauds historic milestone while encouraging voters to choose Peltola again in Novembers race The most common ethnicity at Sealaska is White (64%). Alaskans will have three choices to rank in order of preference on the August 16 ballot: Nick Begich, Sarah Palinand Mary Peltola. We are excited for shareholders to dive deep into the history, current business and program activity, and the vision for our future." The family grew up in a traditional Haida environment, learning from their grandparents the importance of honoring the land and practicing subsistence gathering activities.Young l As part of the great turnaround in income and profits created over the last five years, Sealaska businesses continue to achieve record growth. Since the early 1980s, Sealaskas internship program has been offering shareholders and shareholder descendants paid professional work experience and on-the-job training . *PLEASE NOTE THIS APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED (deadline was February 15, 2019) The contest was for anyone who enrolled online and submitted a complete application by December 16, 2018. Sealaska has upgraded MySealaska.com to calculate pending distributions. We invite you all 23,000 of our shareholders to get involved in this importan (September 25, 2020) Shareholders from around Southeast Alaska filled their smokehouses, pantries and freezers with the rich red of sockeye salmon this week, courtesy of a unique partnership between Sealaska and the Alaska Longline Fishermens Association (ALFA), in conjunction with tribal leadership in each community. The annual meeting official business included electing four directors, hearing a business update from manag Sealaska shareholders have told us that education and vocational scholarships are a top priority. Complete descendant enrollment on MySealaska by registering with your email address and completing the application. All indications from the 2019 performance expect us to see that trend continue (** please see forward-looking statements in the annual report). Applications are now open for summer 2023 internships at Sealaska and partner organizations like Sealaska Heritage Institute, Spruce Root, Barnacle Foods, McKinley Capital and Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska. If you are a new shareholder who is registering with MySealaska, we offer a few tips below.Sealaska 2018 1099 tax forms are now availableOn MySealaska.com onJanuary 29, 2019(must be logged in to view and print)If you receiving your 1099 through the US Mailthe forms will be mailed on or beforeJanuary 31, 2019Shareholders can creat Each of Sealaskas businesses and partners works toward healthier oceans and enhancing the natural environment. Together, we conducted stream surveys to identify fish passage obstacles for Coho salmon in areas surrounding Hoonah. "Our financial strategy is focused on making benefits like distributions possible not just for current generations, but all those yet to come," said Sealaska President and CEO Anthony Mallott. Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) has chosen a Ph.D. student with a focus on Alaska Native sovereignty as the recipient of its 2021 Judson L. Brown Leadership Award.The honor was given to Tlingit scholar Breylan NajeyistlaMartin, who holds a masters degree from Brown University and is pursuing her doctorate in ethnic studies with a focus on Native American studies at the Universit Shows support for proven leaders with a history of advocating for Alaska Native people Major General Thad Martin from the CT National Guard gets help cutting the ceremony ribbon from CT Governor . American Indian and Alaska Native people have a longstanding tradition of service and sacrifice, as they serve at a higher rate than any other demographic in the entire country. According to theUS Department of Veterans Affairs, Alaska Natives and American Indians have played a vital role Alaska Division of Elections workers are anticipating record turnout for early voting.