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Day of the Deployed

WHEREAS, deployed members of the United States Armed Forces courageously answer the call to protect and defend our freedoms and liberties, our great nation, and her citizens; and Full Proclamation »

Red Ribbon Week

WHEREAS, Alaskans are dedicated to protecting and promoting the health and well-being of our youth; and Full Proclamation »

Alaska Native Heritage Month

WHEREAS, Alaska is home to many unique indigenous cultures, including the Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, and Eyak cultures of Southeast; the Athabascan culture of the Southcentral and Interior regions; the Aleut and Alutiiq cultures of the Aleutian Islands and Prince William Sound; and the Yup’ik, Cup’ik, and Inupiaq cultures of Western and Northern Alaska; and Full Proclamation »

Alaska Territorial Guard Day

WHEREAS, the service of the Alaska Territorial Guard (ATG), in the protection of Alaska during World War II, represents the service above self that is a hallmark of the Alaska spirit; and Full Proclamation »

Lights on After School Day

WHEREAS, Alaskans are committed to the health, safety, and success of our young people; and Full Proclamation »

Winter Weather Preparedness Week

WHEREAS, while Alaskan winters are a time of beauty and opportunity, they also present challenges, and Alaskans must protect themselves, their families, and their property from the threats of harsh winter weather conditions; and Full Proclamation »

Central Service Week

WHEREAS, Alaskans value high-quality health care and the dedicated professionals who provide care; and Full Proclamation »

United States Navy Appreciation Day

WHEREAS, the United States Navy courageously protects its citizens by securing our nation’s maritime borders, upholding maritime law, and ensuring peace around the world; and Full Proclamation »

Governor William A. Egan Day

WHEREAS, Governor William A. Egan was born and raised in Alaska, and devoted his life to serving the state and her people; and Full Proclamation »

Fire Prevention Month

WHEREAS, fires cause devastating personal injury and property loss throughout Alaska; and Full Proclamation »

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

WHEREAS, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer that effects Alaskan women, their families, and communities throughout the state; and Full Proclamation »

Firefighter Appreciation Month

WHEREAS, Alaska’s firefighters deserve the utmost honor and respect for their courageous work, dedication, and willingness to ensure that our families and communities remain safe; and Full Proclamation »

Raoul Wallenberg Remembrance Day

WHEREAS, Raoul Wallenberg is recognized as one of the greatest humanitarians in world history - a man who repeatedly risked his own life to save thousands of others; and Full Proclamation »

Alaska Book Week

WHEREAS, Alaska has a large and ever growing community of writers and body of literature; and Full Proclamation »

School Principal Recognition Month

WHEREAS, school principals are the primary leaders of our schools, serving with dedication and great purpose to ensure student, faculty, and organizational success; and Full Proclamation »

Disability Employment Awareness Month

WHEREAS, the individual talents, skills, and contributions of Alaskans with disabilities are recognized and valued in Alaska’s workforce; and Full Proclamation »

ASVAB Career Exploration Month

WHEREAS, Alaska’s children are our most precious resource and it is vital that we provide our young people with educational opportunities that will prepare them for a bright and successful future; and Full Proclamation »

Cyber Security Awareness Month

WHEREAS, technology plays a vital role in our schools, businesses, and homes; and critical infrastructure sectors are increasingly reliant on information systems to support financial services, energy delivery, telecommunications, utilities, healthcare, and emergency response; and Full Proclamation »

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

WHEREAS, all Alaskan lives are precious and deserving of a quality life; and Full Proclamation »

Archives Month

WHEREAS, the unique story of Alaska’s past is weaved through thousands of original records created by and for Alaskans; and Full Proclamation »

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