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A Midsummer Powwow Celebrates Culture

Everyone was welcome at the 10th Annual Tribal Celebration. Chickaloon and Knik Tribes hosted 629 attendees at the Palmer State Fairgrounds on June 9.

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2018 ANMC Health Fair

Are you or your family members planning to attend the annual Alaska Federation of Natives convention? The 2018 convention will be held in the heart of downtown Anchorage at the Dena’ina Convention and Civic Center on October 18 – 20. The theme for this year is Innovation in the past, present, and future.

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Neil Chandler: A Soldier’s Heart Success

Neil Chandler joined the U.S Air Force as a medic in 1992. In 2001, he separated from the military to pursue his bachelor’s degree in science, studying at the University of Minnesota-Crookston.

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New and Old Relationships Strengthened at Research Workshop

Research provides insight; insight inspires innovation; innovation translates into improved health outcomes for Alaska Native people, and communities around the state.

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SCF Hosts First Tikahtnu Plants Symposium

Southcentral Foundation hosted the first Tikahtnu Plants Symposium, a mini-conference inspired by the original Plants as Food and Medicine Symposium.

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Governor Walker Signs Teen Dating Violence Awareness Bill at Southcentral Foundation

For those who knew Breanna Moore, her laughter, energy, and bouncy blonde curls will always be in their memory. The 20–year–old, known to her family and friends as Bree, was a bright and beautiful young woman who lived life to the fullest.

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Elder Day of Caring Fueled by SCF Workers

Southcentral Foundation employees are passionate about caring for Elders! Each year employees from across SCF commit a part or all of their workday to assist Elders in taking care of household tasks.

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Elder Garden

This is the second year the Southcentral Foundation Elder Program garden is available for Elders to tend. Similar to last year, the Cook Inlet Native Head Start planted seeds in the raised garden beds this spring, which inspired and energized participating Elders and SCF employees alike.

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Honoring Women’s Health Week

Women’s Health Week, held this year on May 14 – 18, is an annual observance to encourage women to make their health a priority.

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National Cancer Survivors Day Shows the Power of Hope

June 3 is National Cancer Survivors Day. On this day, we celebrate the survivors in our community and bring awareness to their individual struggles.