Welcome to Cape Fox
It is the mission of Cape Fox Corporation to grow and maintain a strong financial foundation by profitably managing financial and land resources to provide immediate and long term economic, education, and cultural benefits for shareholders.
Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) was formed as part of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) of 1971. In accordance with ANCSA, the US Federal Government gave the Alaska Natives (Eskimos, Indians, and Aleuts) 44 million acres and $962.5 million in exchange for the termination of aboriginal land claims. ANCSA led to the development of 13 regional, 4 urban, and roughly 200 Native village corporations. Cape Fox Corporation is the Alaska Native Corporation for the village of Saxman. > more…
|Vice President:||Thomas Harris|
|Chairman:||Richard Shields, Sr.|
|Vice Chairman:||Harvey Shields|
|Vice Secretary/Treasurer:||Carolyn Heersema|
|Board Member:||Clarita Jackson-Seludo|
|Board Member:||Albert White|
|Board Member:||Charles Denny|
Understanding Cape Fox Heritage
The Tlingit natives of Cape Fox migrated from Asia across the Bering Land Bridge thousands of years ago and Established a permanent village at Cape Fox in the Alexander Archipelago – a small chain of islands.
Preserving Our Culture
Cape Fox Corporation helps fund the Cape Fox Dancers, which immerses dozens of youth each year in traditional story telling through dance, thereby allowing them to reconnect with their rich culture.
The Cape Fox Lands
Like the other southeast villages provided benefits under section 16 of ANCSA, Cape Fox received an entitlement of 23,040 acres.
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