Congratulations to the 25 winners of Calista's 2016 Will Drive! Each will get a check for $250. Wills ensure your last wishes are known and followed. If a will is valid, then shares are transferred as your will directs. Without a will, Alaska Statutes provide guidance on who inherits shares.
Quyana Cakneq to every Shareholder that has a will on file with Calista. Calista will forms, and all other forms, are found on the Shareholder Information page of our website.
Winners (in alphabetical order):
Arnold E. Shavings (Anchorage)
Arthur Peterson (Bethel)
Beverly M. Tinker (Pilot Station)
Catherine John (Toksook Bay)
David E. Carl (Newtok)
Donna N. Xavier (Pilot Station)
Felix J. Walker, Sr. (Scammon Bay)
Flora Ayuluk (Chevak)
Grace R. Lopez (Eek)
John U. Oktoyak (Emmonak)
Joseph C. Angaiak (Palmer)
Louise Jimmy (Chefornak)
Marcella Jennings (Emmonak)
Maria Guinn (Clarkston, WA)
Martha Galila (Goodnews Bay)
Merla R. Ivanoff (Akiachak)
About 25% of Calista Corporation Shareholders have signed up for direct deposit. That means more than 3,000 fewer pieces of paper are printed, and over 3,000 fewer envelopes are used, and over 3,000 fewer pieces of mail need postage. That saves a lot of trees. And reduces expenses for Calista.
Direct deposit for the 2016 Akilista dividend is expected to occur on Friday, November 18.
Paper checks will start mailing on Monday, November 21, as originally scheduled.
Read the announcement for the 2016 Akilista dividend here.
This Akilista dividend totals $2.2 million, a 10 percent increase from the previous year, or $1.67 per share. Calista has declared six dividends...