Ana Hoffman and Tara Sweeney Elected AFN Co-Chairs

AFN Convention Update Ana Hoffman and Tara Sweeney Elected AFN Co-Chairs FAIRBANKS, AK - AFN's membership this morning voted in two new co-chairs of the organization's board of directors: Ana Hoffman - CEO, Bethel Native Corporation Tara Sweeney - Senior Vice President of External Affairs, … [Read more...]

2013 Convention Media Alert: New 2014 Journalism Initiatives Announced

AFN Convention Update New 2014 Journalism Initiatives Announced FAIRBANKS, AK - The Alaska Dispatch joined the Alaska Federation of Natives today in announcing three exciting new 2014 journalism initiatives focused on expanding the ranks and amplifying the stories of Alaska Natives in the news … [Read more...]

2013 Convention Media Alert: Co-Chair Nominees, New Policy Announced

AFN Convention Update Four Nominees for the Position of AFN Co-Chair Announced FAIRBANKS, AK - Four members of the AFN board of directors have been nominated for the position of co-chair: Ralph Andersen - Current AFN Co-Chair and CEO, Bristol Bay Native Association Ana Hoffman - CEO, Bethel … [Read more...]

2013 Convention Media Alert: Keynote & President’s Address

AFN Convention Update Keynote and President's Address Resounding Calls for Unity Based on Values FAIRBANKS, AK - This morning's plenary addresses made a resounding call for unity within the Native community and beyond. New and deepening partnerships within the Native Community, the state of Alaska … [Read more...]

2013 Resolutions for Consideration

The 2013 Annual AFN Convention resolutions for consideration of delegates is now available online.  Click here to download a pdf of the 2013 resolutions for consideration To view the press release please click here. … [Read more...]

New AFN workshop, Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Please join Mr. Paul Mussenden, Interior Deputy Assistant Secretary for Natural Resources Revenue, for a discussion on U.S. implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, and its relevance to Alaska Native communities.  The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative … [Read more...]

Power Cost Equalization Workshop

  Power Cost Equalization Workshop The State of Alaska’s Power Cost Equalization (PCE) program is one of the most important programs affecting energy costs in rural Alaska,  however the details of how the program works are not widely understood. This session will explain the basics of PCE, how it … [Read more...]

Anchorage hotels are offering special rates if you have a layover on your way to Fairbanks

Anchorage hotels are offering special hotel rates if you have a layover in Anchorage on your way to Fairbanks. Click here to see a list of all the special hotel rates.   AFN PSA #3 from Blueberry Productions on Vimeo. … [Read more...]

2013 Quyana Alaska Lineup

Thursday and Friday October 24-25, 7 pm-11 pm Quyana Alaska I – Thursday Fairbanks Native Assn. JOM Potlatch Dancers Suurimmaanitchuat Ahtna Heritage Dancers Nanwalek Sugpiaq Dancers Tanana Traditional Dancers Chevak Kinguliaret … [Read more...]

2013 Annual AFN Convention Agenda

The 2013 Annual AFN Convention agenda is ready and can be viewed by following the link below. AFN Convention agenda     AFN PSA #3 from Blueberry Productions on Vimeo. … [Read more...]