Business Spotlight

ConocoPhillips Alaska has expanded its employee leave policies! Now, employees are eligible for up to ten weeks of 100 percent paid leave to spend with family. Mothers get up to eight weeks of maternity leave, plus the new policy provides all parents, including fathers, with up to two weeks of parental leave for birth or adoption. Way to go, ConocoPhillips!

ConocoPhillips is Alaska’s largest oil producer and has been a leader in oil and gas exploration and development in the state for more than 50 years. The company currently employs roughly 1,200 people in Alaska.


thread is proud to acknowledge businesses who are champions for Alaska’s young children. Whether through family-friendly policies, employer-sponsored child care, or other innovative ideas, thread applauds organizations who are leading the way in support of families with young children.

Is your business a champion for young children? Let us know!

We would like to highlight what your business is doing to support families with young children.
Please email Hayley Anderson with your story.


More Alaska businesses who are champions for children:

BP Alaska
Southeast Alaska Regional Heath Consortium (SEARHC)
Foundation Health Partners
Credit Union 1
Providence Alaska Medical Center
Alaska Regional Hospital
Southcentral Foundation