AFN Announces Keynote Speakers for 2017 Convention

The Alaska Federation of Natives is pleased to announce the selection of keynote speakers for its 2017 Convention, October 19-21, at the Dena’ina Center in Anchorage, Alaska.    Lieutenant Colonel Wayne Don of the Alaska Army National Guard and Sergeant Jody Potts, Public Safety Director … [Read more...]

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Zinke Meets with AFN

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke met with the Alaska Federation of Natives and Alaska’s congressional delegation May 30 in Anchorage. “It was a very productive meeting,” said Julie Kitka, AFN President. “We emphasized that Alaska Native corporations, tribes and organizations are ready to … [Read more...]

AFN Selects 2017 Convention Theme

    The Alaska Federation of Natives, the state’s largest statewide Native organization, chose for its 2017 Convention theme a call for unity and social justice. At its February 21 meeting in Juneau, the AFN board of directors set in motion a number of convention directives that … [Read more...]

Save The Date!

 AFN Convention: October 19-21, 2017 … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Weekend: Watch 2016 AFN Convention Re-Broadcast

AFN CONVENTION AND QUYANA ON 360 NORTH -- STATEWIDE PUBLIC TV   AFN Convention Day One      Thursday, November 24   9 am Quyana Alaska Night One      Thursday, November 24    7 pm AFN Convention Day … [Read more...]

AFN 2016 President’s Award Honorees

FAIRBANKS, AK - Every year AFN honors those who have made outstanding contributions to their families and the Native community. Please read on for a list of this year's AFN President's Awards honorees (scroll to the bottom of the page for brief overviews of each award and 2016 … [Read more...]

2016 AFN Resolutions – Draft

Click here to download a PDF of AFN's 2016 Draft Resolutions. … [Read more...]

2016 AFN Convention Live Television Broadcast and Webcast

View AFN PSA 1 View AFN PSA 2 2016 AFN Convention Live Broadcast/Webcast Dates & Times Broadcast on GCI “907” Channel, ARCS and 360 North Thursday & Friday, October 20 & 21 9 am to 5 pm (plenary session) 7 pm to 11 pm (Quyana cultural performances) Saturday, October 22 9 am to 4 … [Read more...]

2016 Annual AFN Convention Workshops and Events

AFN is proud to announce the many workshops, listening sessions, consultations, fields hearings, and other events happening during the 2016 Annual AFN Convention in Fairbanks, Alaska. Rooms and times are subject to change without notice. Download the AFN App for the latest information and … [Read more...]

2016 AFN Voter Guide

Anchorage, AK: The Alaska Federation of Natives announced today the release of its 2016 Voting Guide. The guide includes a comprehensive questionnaire for the U.S. Senate candidates and House candidates. The voter guide will be printed and distributed to AFN delegates attending next week’s AFN … [Read more...]