Calista Corporation is a regional Alaska Native Regional Corporation, established in 1971 under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) as a means of creating economic opportunities for Alaska Native Shareholders in Southwest Alaska. The second largest of the original 13 Alaska Native Corporations, Calista represents approximately 28,000 Shareholders. The Calista Region encompasses more than 6.5 million acres and includes 56 villages, which are incorporated into 46 individual village corporations. Since 1994, Calista has provided more than $4.6 million in scholarships to its Shareholders and Descendants. Since inception, it’s provided more than $58.2 million in dividends and $5.7 million in Elders’ Benefit Program distributions to its Shareholders.

Calista Corporation is the parent company of more than 35 subsidiaries in the following industries: military defense contracting, construction, heavy equipment sales, rental and service, real estate, environmental and natural resource development, and telecommunications. Calista can be found on Facebook and Twitter.


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