CIRI Addresses Trespass Issues
When it comes to mitigating trespass and protecting CIRI lands, we need our shareholders’ help!
Descendant Spotlight: Piper Tolbert
With a background in political science, a heart to help and a passion for activism, it doesn’t seem too far-fetched that CIRI descendant Piper Tolbert could one day hold the highest office in the land.
2020 Board Election
The CIRI Nominating Committee is seeking CIRI shareholders interested in nomination to the 2020 CIRI Board of Directors’ candidate slate.
Alaska Native Justice Center
Through culturally based advocacy, prevention and intervention initiatives, the Alaska Native Justice Center works to restore dignity, respect and humanity to all Native peoples.
ANJC Voices for Justice Fundraiser
Join the Alaska Native Justice Center on Nov. 6 for its annual Voices for Justice Fundraiser.
In Touch: Marriage
Congratulations to CIRI descendant Angie Constantine, who married Kurt Cleary July 20 in Tanacross, Alaska.
In Touch: Recently Appointed
On Aug. 22, Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced the appointment of original CIRI shareholder Lydia Heyward to the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.
Indigenous Peoples’ Day – Oct. 14, 2019
A recognition of America’s First Peoples and a celebration of Native survival and endurance, Indigenous Peoples’ Day, observed the second Monday of October, has replaced Columbus Day in eight states.
2019 CIRI Elder, Shareholder and Youth Awards
Join us in congratulating William “Bill” English Sr., Chief Gary Harrison and Kiona Kuhn!
2019 Youth Art Contest Winners
Join us in congratulating Aidan Gilliam, Brooklyn Koenigs, Zoe Pagano and Malaya Meyer!
Recipe: Cinnamon Toast French Toast
As the author wrote about this recipe, ““Piles of buttery, cinnamon and caramelized sugar-crusted toast fan out in a pan before absorbing a simple vanilla custard and being baking into puffed, layered breakfast perfection.”
Save the Date: Northwest Friendship Potlatch
Please RSVP for the Northwest Friendship Potlatch, to be held Saturday, Nov. 9 in Puyallup, Washington.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month provides an opportunity to increase awareness of breast cancer and help those affected by the disease.
Fourth Quarter Distributions
CST distributions in the amount of $10.51/share will be mailed or directly deposited Tuesday, Dec. 10. Elders’ Settlement Trust distributions of $450 will be mailed or directly deposited Friday, Dec. 13.
Anchorage Plastic Bag Ban
Effective Sept. 15, Anchorage retailers stopped providing plastic bags to shoppers.
Save the Date: CIRI Holiday Craft Bazaar
CIRI’s Holiday Craft Bazaar will host approximately 60 Alaska Native artists selling an array of unique handmade items, including beadwork, carvings, clothing, jewelry, woven baskets and more.