Sealaska still accepting relief payment applications
October 21, 2021
Sealaska Corp. is still accepting applications from shareholders for a one-time $500 relief payment, funded with federal pandemic aid.
As of last week, payments had gone out to 70 shareholders in Wrangell, said Matt Carle, spokesman for the Southeast regional Native corporation.
“That number will likely grow as we’re starting to contact shareholders with incomplete applications,” Carle said. “The program is still open and we are encouraging people to apply.”
The application period started Oct. 4 and will remain open until the $6 million in available funds are fully distributed —...