Calista Connect Contest Winners Announced!

Calista Corporation announces the winners of the Calista Connect Contest. More than 3,200 Shareholders qualified for the Calista Connect Contest, which closed April 5, 2019.

President’s Message: Advocacy

Advocacy in Washington, D.C. Left to Right: Calista Board Member Willie Kasayulie, Calista Corp. Government Relations Liaison Jennine Jordan, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Calista Board Member Margaret Pohjola, AVCP CEO Vivian Korthuis, Calista Corp. President and CEO Andrew Guy, and AVCP Chairperson Raymond Watson.

Calista’s priorities are to provide our Shareholders with the means and opportunity to prosper, while keeping our Region and culture intact.

2019 Spring Distribution Info

Wow! Over 7,600 Shareholders have direct deposit. Deposit will occur Tuesday, April 16.

Yuuyaraq in the Classroom: Yup’ik Way of Life for the Younger Generation


“Yuuyaraq encompasses everything in our Yup’ik way of being.” CEC is Calista Corporation’s nonprofit arm and continues working to bring traditional values into the classroom.

2019 Shareholder Award Nominations

Calista 2019 Shareholder Awards

Calista Corporation opens nominations for the 2019 Shareholder Awards. Each award recipient will receive a plaque and $1,500. Forms must be received by Calista no later than 5pm on Friday, April 12, 2019.

Leaders From The Region: Michael Hoffman, Executive Director of Yuut Elitnaurviat

Yuut Elitnaurviat "People's Learning Center"

Mike Hoffman has worked hard his whole life. He deserves to relax and enjoy retirement, but that’s not the kind of person he is. “You know, people won’t just let you be retired,” Mike jokes. Mike is the executive director of Yuut Elitnaurviat.

Calista 2019 Spring Distribution Largest Ever

30th distribution totals $6.5 million. Direct deposit on/by April 15, mailed same day. YK residents should allow up to 3 weeks for mailed checks.

President’s Message: A Road to Success

Calista Interns 2018

Calista’s internships help students establish a work ethic. The lessons they learn while working at our corporation and its subsidiaries will serve them well as they begin their careers and adulthood.

Calista Connect Contest Launches

FINAL chance Friday, April 5 at 11:59p! 8 in 10 new Shareholders have email addresses. Register at AND opt for electronic Storyknife newsletters to qualify.

Shareholder Development: Calista Internships

Calista Internships: Kasila Carey, Calista President/CEO Andrew Guy, Josh Bogdanski

This summer our ten-week internships are available in Alaska, Alabama, Hawaii, Texas, and Washington. Students apply work experience to classroom learning and gain soft skills while adding value to their resumes.