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Alaska Native Peoples of Nome

Welcome to Nome Eskimo Community (NEC)

The Alaska Native Peoples of the Nome area have lived on the Seward Peninsula since time immemorial. Our unique cultures and languages have experienced considerable changes, but continue to thrive and develop today in the community of Nome, Alaska.

Representing the Native population in Nome, Nome Eskimo Community’s 2900+ members reflects the many heritages of the surrounding region. Among our member rolls are Central Yupik, Inupiaq, St. Lawrence Island Yupik and American Indians whose lineage is tied to Tribes in the Lower 48.

For nearly 70 years, NEC has represented the political, social, and cultural interests of Native peoples in the community of Nome and the Bering Straits region. While our mission and scope has evolved over the decades, our commitment to serving our members and community has remained steadfast.

Nome Eskimo Community Strategic Plan NEW! Nome Eskimo Community Tribal Transit Public Bus Service will not have its normal route Thursday December 8th at 9 a.m. ONLY. All other routes will continue as scheduled.
Please call 443-2246 for any questions.

NEW! NEC Housing rental Assistance for low income members!
(download Pre-TBRA Application)

NEC Election Results!
The 2016 Nome Eskimo Community Annual Election results are:
1. Shane Smithhisler
2. Kevin Bahnke
3. Alfred Sahlin
4. Thomas Okleaskik
5. Louie Green Jr.

Enroll Your Child in Pre-School today! (download NEC Preschool Voucher Application)

Foster Parenting PSA (link to PSA video)

FY 2017-2019 CCDF Plan (See Plan Document)

NEC's Public Transportation Service - See Route Schedules (See Route Maps & Schedules)

Jobs: Active Recruitment at NEC
Hospital Family Services Advocate, Temporary-Part time. (See Position Description)

Download an Application
Upcoming Activities

More from NEC:
Hospital NEW! Nome Eskimo Community Strategic Plan 2015 - 2020

Multi-Media Campaign
(see announcement)

  Tribal Council  
Janice Doherty, President
Tiffany Martinson, Vice President
Shane Smithhisler, Sec/Treasurer
Jason Omedelina, Member
Mathew Michels, Member
Sharon Sparks, Member
Kevin Bahnke, Member

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Nome Eskimo Community | Phone 907.443.2246