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Our mission is to advance the capacity of our people and tribes for the benefit of the region.

Elder Community Networking Event Potluck

 

 

Mark Standing Eagle Baez, a Mohawk, Pawnee and Coahuiltecan speaker will be visiting Nome and would like to connect with elders to share in food and stories, and offer ways that our community's elders can provide support to our classrooms through storytelling, cultural celebrating and sharing.

Elders, please join us at the Katirvik Cultural Center from 6pm-8pm on Monday, August 21.

Adult Driver's Education Training

 

 

Kawerak will be hosting another Drivers Education Training for Adults! Contact Kendra at 800-450-4341 or 443-4388 to sign up!

 

Will Drafting Workshops

 

 

Kawerak will be traveling to the villages with Alaska Legal Services to help draft wills and ensure Native Allotments are established. 

See the travel schedule listed below!

Educate on Walrus Ivory

 

 

In an effort to stem the poaching of African elephants, various U.S. states have passed laws banning the sale, use, or possession of all ivory, and additional states are considering such laws.

These Ivory ban laws may cause residents to face prosecution for buying, owning, or bringing home legally acquired ivory from Alaska.

In an effort to educate the public and curb the economic shockwave that could financially disadvantage communities and artist, the Indian Arts and Crafts Board produced a brochure to educate potential buyers about Ivory. Please download and share the brochure here.

 

 

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Quyanaqpaq to our 2016 Pick Click Give donors to Kawerak! Almost $1500 more was donated in 2016 to help support the Grand Opening of the first Alaska Native Cultural Center for the Bering Strait Regon, for a total of $2,735.00 raised. You can still donate for 2017 with your PFD until August 31!

We are so grateful for our donors. Thank you for sharing the love!!!