CIRI Recognizes Shareholder, Elder and Youth Award Winners
Each fall, CIRI recognizes its most committed and community-minded shareholders and descendants with annual awards.
CIRI Haiku Contest Winners
CIRI shareholders and confirmed CIRI descendants age 10-17 were recently invited to write and submit an original, unpublished haiku focused on their heroes.
CIHA scores win for senior housing
Congratulations to Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA), whose Coronado Park Senior Village in Eagle River was recently selected as an outstanding Senior Housing property by the Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC).
Youth Education Award winners
Seven CIRI youth win the first CIRI Youth Education Incentive awards.
To increase participation in certain programs, CIRI holds periodic prize drawings from the names of those enrolled who meet certain criteria and have a current mailing address with CIRI.
2015 Annual Meeting prize winners
The 2015 Annual Meeting of CIRI Shareholders included cash door prize drawings for shareholders who submitted a valid proxy by the proxy deadline for any proxyholder or candidate, or who registered to vote in person at the Annual Meeting.
CATC companies earn more accolades
CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation (CATC) is pleased to announce that its Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge is the recipient of the Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence for the thirteenth year in a row.
CIRI affiliates receive awards, grants
Alaska Heritage Tours package named best in U.S., ANTHC Patient Housing Project moves forward with donation, and Southcentral Foundation leader honored.
Weldin and Silver Mountain Construction receive governor’s award
Congratulations to CIRI subsidiaries Weldin Construction LLC and Silver Mountain Construction LLC, both of whom received a Governor’s Safety Award of Excellence.
Reminder: June 11 deadline for 2015 award nominations
If you know an outstanding shareholder, Elder or young shareholder/descendant, it’s not too late to nominate someone for CIRI’s 2015 awards.
Cruz Energy honored with award
CIRI subsidiary Cruz Energy Services received the Trucking Company of the Year Award at the Third Annual Rocky Mountain Oil and Gas Awards ceremony, held on March 10.
Youth educational incentives introduced
CIRI is implementing new incentives to encourage young CIRI shareholders and descendants to attend and excel at school: $100 cash prize drawings for students who maintain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or above and for students with perfect attendance.
CIRI seeks 2015 award nominations
CIRI is currently accepting nominations for the 2015 awards to be presented at the CIRI and The CIRI Foundation Friendship Potlatches this fall.
CIRI honors Shareholder and Elder Shareholder of the Year, bestows special Legacy Award
For 25 years, CIRI has recognized its most committed and community-minded shareholders with the CIRI Shareholder of the Year Award. The awards, given to shareholders …
Trinity Standifer receives CIRI Youth Recognition Award
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Kenai Fjords Tours Captain Tiffany Thomas receives passenger vessel safety award
The Passenger Vessel Association (PVA) recognized the safety efforts of Kenai Fjords Tours Captain Tiffany Thomas with a new award, the 2014 Captain Elizabeth Gedney …
Big win for Cook Inlet Housing Authority
The Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA) has been selected to receive the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary’s Opportunity and Empowerment Award …
Congratulations to CIRI shareholder Aaron Leggett!
Aaron Leggett was selected as a recipient of one of the 2014 Governor’s Awards for the Humanities. He has played a vital role in preserving …
$200 stock will participation prize winner, January 2014
The winner of the January 2014 $200 Stock Will Participation Prize is Susie Meade. To be eligible for the $200 monthly prize drawings, you must …
Would you like to win an apple iPad mini with retina display?
It’s possible! If you have a valid will on file with CIRI that complies with CIRI’s fractional share policy, in addition to the $200 monthly …
CIRI shareholders recognized by AFN
During the 2013 Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) Convention held in Fairbanks, Alaska, two CIRI shareholders, Dr. Shari Huhndorf and Charles Akers, received AFN President’s …
CIRI descendant Raven Haldane is a recipient of the 2013 Sandia National Laboratories Thunderbird Award presented in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Thunderbird Awards recognize young …
In touch with shareholders
CIRI descendant Aleksandra Peratrovich placed 2nd on the Uneven Bars and 4th in the All-Around during the 2013 Maryland State Gymnastics Championship (Level 4) held …