Help create a lasting cultural identity for our people, full of pride and promise.

Support the preservation of our unique history as Alaskan Tsimshian.

Language Revitalizaton

Provide learning opportunities and materials on the cultural practices of our people.

Our Goals

Incredible photos of our beautiful island and village by Metlakatla Photographer, Tyrone Scott Hudson- Gisbutwada.

Historical Preservation

Ła gwelga La̱k!

Welcome to the official site of

the Haayk Foundation


Positive Identity 

Background image: "Passages" by David A. and David R Boxley

Cultural Knowledge

We will sponsor free Sm'algyax classes for our people in an effort to keep our language alive.​

METLAKATLA, ALASKA




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