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Alutiiq Museum launches Arts Advocacy Project to support Native artists

Marlise Lee photographs Baby Raven, a mask by Alutiiq artist Jerry Laktonen. (Photo courtesy the Alutiiq Museum) The Alutiiq Museum is launching a new Arts Advocacy Project to support Native artists in Kodiak. The project comes from a nearly $19,000 grant from the Alaska Community Foundation’s Alaska Native Social Justice Fund. The idea, says Gallery Coordinator Marlise Lee, is to …

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Kodiak Community Foundation Hires First Employee

Kayla Desroches/KMXT The Alaska Community Foundation, a nonprofit which donates to causes in its community locations, is hiring program managers for all of its branches, including Kodiak. Up until now, the Kodiak Community Foundation has been volunteer-based and under the guidance of its advisory board. According to Board Chair Ginny Austerman, the program managers were all hired about a month …

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