Our Mission, Vision, & Values

Our Mission

To preserve and perpetuate the Tebughna Dena’ina traditions for the benefit of Tyonek shareholders and the Native Village of Tyonek by funding cultural enhancements and educational opportunities.

Our Vision

To honor our ancestors, our elders, and our traditions; to commit a share of our lifelong activities toward the enrichment of our culture; to invest in our future and our children in order preserve our values.

Our Core Values

Tebughna: Our land, our tribe, our people.
Tradition: Acknowledging our elders and our culture.
Pride: Among our people to honor our way.
Good Health: With sobriety and spirituality.
Trust: Building healthy relationships.
Leadership: Through education and example.
Knowledge: Passing on Tebughna wisdom to our youth.