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STA Mission:

"To exercise sovereign rights and powers, to preserve the integrity of tribal society, and to improve the lives of individual Tribal Citizen"

2021 CARES Act Assistance Application - Housing Costs
 

Sitka Tribe of Alaska has 2021 CARES Act funding available for Sitka Tribe of Alaska (STA) citizen households or American Indians/Alaska Natives from another Tribe and residing in Sitka, that are experiencing financial problems due to COVID-19. The funding, if awarded, will assist with housing costs. Housing costs include mortgage, moorage, rent, heating, and utilities.

IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS - Please contact STA Social Services at 907-747-7293 or visit STA's website at www.sitkatribe.org for a separate application that will assist you with obtaining shelter.

In order to qualify for this 2021 CARES Act Assistance program, an STA citizen or Alaska Native/American Indian enrolled in another Tribe living in Sitka must complete this application and provide supporting documentation. The funds associated with the 2021 CARES Act Assistance are designated only for one time assistance (per household), to citizens of STA or those enrolled in another federally recognized Tribe who are living in Sitka, who the COVID-19 Pandemic has negatively financially impacted.

Only one assistance application per household will be accepted.

- Households must decide where to assign funds: Mortgage, Rent, Heating, Moorage, or Utilities. STA will not be providing funds to recipients directly. Instead, STA will be making payment on your household's behalf to a vendor of one of the above categories pertaining to your household expenses.

Any information collected will be kept by STA and will not be distributed or shared with any other group or parties.

If you have any questions, please contact cares@sitkatribe-nsn.gov or call STA Social Services Department at 907-747-7293.

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Temporary Shelter Assistance Application

 

Sitka Tribe of Alaska has 2021 CARES Act funding available for Sitka Tribe of Alaska (STA) citizens or American Indians/Alaska Natives from another Tribe residing in Sitka, who are homeless and experiencing issues with staying safe in the COVID-19 pandemic. The funding will assist persons experiencing homelessness with temporary shelter.

In order to qualify for this Temporary Shelter Assistance program, an STA citizen or Alaska Native/American Indian enrolled in another Tribe living in Sitka must complete this application and provide supporting documentation.

Assistance is limited to temporary shelter in Sitka for a defined period of time. STA will not be providing funds to recipients directly. Instead, STA will be arranging and making payments to the vendor providing the temporary shelter, on behalf of the individual experiencing homelessness.

Any information collected will be kept by STA and will not be distributed or shared with any other group or parties.

If you have any questions, please contact cares@sitkatribe-nsn.gov or call STA Social Services Department at 907-747-7293.

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Baranof Island Housing Authority and Alaska Housing Finance Corporation 

 

 

recent news

Child Advocacy Center Request for Proposal (RFP) Conference Table (click here)

2021 Cares Act Assistance Flyer (click here)

2020 STA Annual Report  (click here)

Sitka Sound Subsistence Herring Egg Harvest Survey Information (click here)

TRIBAL COUNCIL

Announcements:

Sitka Tribe of Alaska is seeking an Associate Judge of Tribal Court and a Chief Judge of Tribal Court for its tribal court.   Those interested in serving must submit: (a letter of interest, a resume and supplemental and authorization for criminal background check) to Anne Davis, Deputy General Manager, 456 Katlian Street, Sitka, AK 99835.  Materials must be received by 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 23, 2021. If you have questions, please contact Anne Davis at 907-747-3207.

Associate Judge Job Description

Chief Judge Job Description

 

The Sitka Tribe of Alaska Tribal Council will hold its regular Wednesday meeting on April 21, 2021, at 6:30 pm via Zoom. The Tribal Council will review the third reading of the Election Ordinance. Anyone who wishes to make a public comment is encouraged to attend the zoom meeting. Contact STA at 747-3207 for the Zoom link information.    If you would like to make a written comment, please email Anne.Davis@sitkatribe-nsn.gov no later than Wednesday, April 21,  2021, by noon. The Election Ordinance revisions are on the STA webpage at www.sitkatribe.org. You can also pick up a printed copy at the STA Administration office at 456 Katlian Street.

 

Zoom Link for the April 21, 2021 meeting: 

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8564478992?pwd=N1Z4VkYrQjhYZ2ZJRmRLMUVDaFJNZz09

 

Election Ordinance draft revisions (click here)

 

MEETING AGENDAs

April 21, 2021 Tribal Council Agenda

March 17, 2021 Tribal Council Agenda

February 17, 2021, Tribal Council Meeting Agenda

January 20, 2021, Tribal Council Agenda

December 16, 2020, Tribal Council Agenda

November 18, 2020, Tribal Council Meeting Agenda

October 21, 2020, Tribal Council Meeting Agenda

 

TRIBAL COUNCIL ORDINANCE/POLICIES (CLICK HERE)

 

TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULE

Action Only meeting, 1st Wednesday of each month

Regular meeting, 3rd Wednesday of each month