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Container To Hold – Juried show Exhibit, Also looking for Yup’ik story tellers

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AVCP 2015 Annual Convention Raffle Winners

1st – $25,000 – Lucy Alexie – Nunapitchuk 2nd – $10,000 -Val Thomas – Bethel 3rd – $7,500 – Denise Owens – Bethel 4th – $2,500 – Kathleen Willie – Napakiak 5th – $1,000 – Olinka Evon – Akiachak 6th […]

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2015 AVCP Presidents Awards

Culture Bearer: Maurice Paista Ellirnaq Nanalook is the second son of the late David Nanalook and Julia Nanalook. Paista is a Yuuyaraq/dance instructor for Ayaprun Elitnaurvik, the Kuskokwim Campus (UAF) and various local dance groups. Paista makes cultural items such […]

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FAA Air Agency Certificate presented to the AVCP Regional Aviation Maintenance School

July 17, 2015 The FAA Certification of the AVCP Regional Aviation Maintenance School is complete. This multi-year process was completed July 16th with the presentation of the Air Agency Certificate at the AVCP Regional Aviation Maintenance School by the Deputy […]

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AVCP Independence Day Raffle Winners

1st Place: $15,000.00 – Leonard McCarr, Bethel 2nd Place: $5,000,00 – John Wuya, Bethel 3rd Place: $2,500.00 – Francis Flynn, Newtok 4th Place: $2,000.00 – Emma Active, Atmautluak 5th Place: $1,500.00 – Jerry Ivon, Kongiganak 6th Place: 1,250.00 – Mary […]

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AVCP Urges New Administration to Reconsider Position in Key ICWA Case

On February 18, 2015 the Association of Village Council Presidents (AVCP) delivered a letter to Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott and Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson condemning the Alaska Supreme Court’s decision in Native Village of Tununak […]

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YKEDC Project receives funds from State of Alaska

The Yukon-Kuskokwim Economic Development Council received funds from the State of Alaska for an economic development project in the amount of $35,000. The YKEDC Board of Directors met on December 10, 2014 to discuss three project proposals. During this meeting […]

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AVCP recognized as the new consolidated ARDOR for the Y-K Delta

AVCP President Myron Naneng, Sr., announced today the formal recognition by the State of Alaska of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Economic Development Council (YKEDC) as the Alaska Regional Development Organization (ARDOR) for the AVCP Region. Naneng stated that “the addition of the […]

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Yuuyaramek Elitnaurutkat Project HIRING Local Heritage Researchers

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