Past Grantmaking

Grants in 2011

261 Results totaling $
49 Writers, Inc.(site)
Strategic planning.
Affinityfilms, Inc.(site)
Video camera and related equipment.
Alaska Arts Southeast(site)
Equipment for the gymnasium, ceramics center, and commercial kitchen.
Alaska Arts Southeast(site)
Indigo Trio Southeast 2011-2012 tour to Haines, Petersburg, Kake and Sitka.
Alaska Botanical Garden(site)
Complete East Garden in Anchorage.
Alaska Children's Institute for the Performing Arts(site)
New septic system for Triumvirate Theatre.
Alaska Children's Services, Inc. dba AK Child & Family(site)
Technology improvements.
Alaska Community Foundation - Pick.Click.Give. Marketing Project Fund(site)
Continuation of Pick.Click.Give program support.
Alaska Community Foundation - Pick.Click.Give. Marketing Project Fund(site)
Continuation of Pick.Click.Give program.
Alaska Institute for Justice(site)
Professional interpreter and translation equipment.
Alaska Library Association(site)
David Vann's 2011 book tour to Alaska.
Alaska Museum of Science and Nature(site)
Technology upgrades.
Alaska Museum of Science and Nature(site)
Display cabinets.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium(site)
Business and strategic planning for the future of the Dental Health Aide Therapist (DHAT) training program.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium(site)
Matching support for the Dental Health Aide Therapist (DHAT) program
Alaska PTA - Tok PTSA
2:1 challenge grant for playground and exercise equipment.
Alaska Pacific University(site)
APU President's Fund to enhance the sustainability of Alaska Pacific University.
Alaska State Council on the Arts(site)
Travel scholarships for the 2012 Alaska Arts and Culture Conference.
Alaska State Council on the Arts(site)
Harper Arts Touring Fund program 2011 - 2012.
Alaska State Council on the Arts(site)
Arts in Education program 2011 - 2012.
Alaska State Fair(site)
Improvements to Don Sheldon building in Palmer.
Alaska State Museums(site)
Travel support for Conservator to attend the American Institute for Conservation annual conference.
Alaska Veterans Memorial Museum(site)
Cultural Leadership grant for staff to attend training and development seminars.
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center(site)
Wildlife shelter and intern housing in Portage.
Alaska Zoo(site)
Purchase of a Zoomobile.
Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association(site)
Sound-masking equipment and office furniture.
Alutiiq Heritage Foundation(site)
Technology improvements.
Alutiiq Heritage Foundation(site)
Project management for new facility development.
Anchorage Community Mental Health Services(site)
Expansion of Day Break Adult Day Center.
Anchorage Library Foundation(site)
Teen center in the Z.J. Loussac Library.
Anchorage Library Foundation(site)
Collection enhancement at the Mountain View and Muldoon neighborhood libraries.
Anchorage Museum Association(site)
Replacement of two substandard display cases.
Anchorage Park Foundation(site)
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial renovation.
Anchorage Urban League(site)
Black Men and Boys Initiative.
Arctic Slope Native Association(site)
New vehicle.
Asian Alaskan Cultural Center(site)
Presentation of the Thai Performing Arts Group at the Asian Culture Night 2011.
Atchak, Earl
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to collect materials and construct "Nepcetaq" (Shaman's) masks.
Bean's Café(site)
Technology upgrades.
Behnke, Megan I.
Project Award (Presentation/Interpretation) to attend Shakespeare summer acting course at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Biden, Ruth
Project Award (Visual) to purchase studio equipment and training with portrait artist, and prepare eight new paintings.
Board and Staff-Directed Grants
Bohrer, Caressa(site)
Project Award (Music Composition) to purchase music recording equipment for CD production.
Boyan, Katherine M.(site)
Artist Fellowship (Crafts) to prepare beadwork pieces for a solo show about dip netting for red salmon on the Kasilof River.
Brashear, James J.
Project Award (Crafts) to bring water and ventilation into ceramics studio.
Bristol Bay Borough(site)
Renovation of the Kvimarvik swimming pool to include a community recreation room.
Bristol Bay Housing Authority(site)
Support for the second phase of the Bristol Bay Vision Process.
Bristol Bay Native Association(site)
Bristol Bay Wellness Program.
Bunnell Street Arts Center(site)
Office building/gallery improvements and equipment.
CDI-Alaska, Inc.
Web-based training and educational series for low income housing residents.
Calypso Farm and Ecology Center(site)
Exterior renovation of resource center.
Catholic Social Services - Clare House(site)
Purchase and remodel shelter facility in Anchorage.
Catholic Social Services - St. Francis House(site)
Renovation of food pantry.
Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies(site)
Ramp and boardwalk.
Chickaloon Native Village(site)
Installation of insulation and renovation of a heating system in the Lukae Hwnax (Fish House) building.
Chickaloon Native Village(site)
Chilkat Indian Village(site)
Collection development, furnishings, and equipment for the Klukwan Library.
City and Borough of Wrangell - Irene Ingle Public Library(site)
Library automation software.
City of Homer - Homer Public Library(site)
Collection development.
City of Ketchikan - Ketchikan Public Library(site)
Construct new library.
City of Nome - Kegoayah Kozga Library(site)
Collections enhancement.
City of Togiak
Renovate the old school building to reuse as a community center and library.
Cohen, Sarah
Project Award (Visual) to create separate glassworking studio with equipment and ventilation.
Community Connections(site)
Purchase new office building in Ketchikan.
Conarro, Ryan
Project Award (Performance Arts) to attend Eugene O’Neill National Puppetry Conference from June 11 to 19 at the University of Connecticut, and Juniper Tree School for Puppetry Arts in Boulder, Colorado.
Connecting Ties, Inc.(site)
Handicap-accessible van.
Cooper Landing Senior Citizens Corporation(site)
Garage/workshop construction.
Covenant House Alaska(site)
Construct new crisis center/emergency shelter in Anchorage.
Cyrano's Theatre Company(site)
Construction and material costs to upgrade Cyrano's lobby, restrooms, and backstage area.
Demery, Brandon C.
Project Award (Presentation/Interpretation) to direct, design, and perform in a one-person production to tour in Alaska.
Denali Arts Council(site)
Travel expenses associated with presenting New Old Time Chautauqua (NOTC).
Denali Education Center aka Denali Foundation(site)
Office furniture and stairway renovations.
Equine Assisted Therapy Alaska aka Rainbow Connection(site)
Construct covered riding arena in Anchorage.
Fairbanks Concert Association(site)
Travel support for performances of Celtic musical group, Solas.
Fairbanks North Star Borough - Parks and Recreation Department(site)
Picnic pavillion.
Fairbanks Resource Agency(site)
Sabbatical for Emily F. Ennis.
First Nations Oweesta Corporation(site)
Training and technical assistance for the Alaska Native CDFI community.
Flanders Crosby, Jill
Project Award (Multidiscipline/New Genre) to complete development of Performance-Based Video for Secrets under the Skin installation.
Four Valleys Community School, Inc.(site)
Technology improvements.
Galanin, Nicholas(site)
Project Award (Visual) to purchase equipment to create and document a series of outdoor petroglyphs in southeast Alaska.
Girdwood Nordic Ski Club(site)
Trail construction.
Godfrey, Steven
Artist Fellowship (Crafts) to renovate studio.
Greater Sitka Arts Council(site)
Strategic planning consulting services.
Greater Sitka Arts Council(site)
Juneau Symphony Sitka performance.
Head, Deborah Ann
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to build a studio.
Heist, Andrew
Project Award (Crafts) to purchase equipment and attend a six-week residency at the Red Lodge Clay Center (RLCC) in Red Lodge, Montana.
High, Allie M.(site)
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) for studio upgrades, travel and training in silver carving, printmaking and maskmaking.
Homer Council on the Arts(site)
Travel support to bring Acoustic Africa group to Homer, Alaska, April 3, 2011.
Homer Council on the Arts(site)
Attend the Arts Northwest Booking Conference in Eugene, Oregon on October 17-20, 2011.
Homer Society of Natural History dba Pratt Museum(site)
Audience research, marketing analysis and program evaluation.
Hope Counseling Center(site)
Technology and software upgrade.
Huslia Tribal Council
Search and rescue safety equipment.
Iditarod National Historic Trail(site)
Editing of the documentary film, "ICEBOUND."
Ilinniagvik Attautchikun Corporation(site)
Boat and motor for cultural camp.
Institute of the North(site)
Researching and compiling Wealth of Arctic Nation's Triangle Index.
Institute of the North(site)
Production of a film: Alaska, the World and Wally Hickel.
Ionia, Inc.(site)
Sprinkler system.
Island Trails Network(site)
All-terrain utility vehicle.
Itta, Bobby Lynn
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to create new mukluks, parkas and purchase new equipment.
Ivey, Eowyn L.
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to purchase equipment and travel on Copper River for research for novel.
Juneau Family Health and Birth Center(site)
Sabbatical for Kaye Kanne.
Kenai Peninsula Food Bank(site)
Kitchen ventilation system.
Kenai Peninsula Food Bank(site)
Facility enhancements.
Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council(site)
Travel support for the Executive Director's attendance at the 2011 Americans for the Arts annual conference.
Ketchikan Community Chorus
Support for travel and related costs to produce the Japanese Koto Connection project.
Kodiak Historical Society(site)
Support for consulting services to conduct an exhibit visioning retreat and interpretive plan.
Lewandowski, Alexander(site)
Project Award (Crafts) to purchase equipment and materials for silver and gold jewelry fabrication.
Literacy Council of Alaska(site)
Front entrance safety and ADA remodel.
Lord, Erica(site)
Project Award (Performance Arts) to purchase equipment to document and present performance work.
Lukina-Shelt, Elena P.(site)
Project Award (Music Composition) to present a concert at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts.
Lynn Canal Broadcasting, Inc.(site)
Broadcast equipment for KHNS-FM public radio station.
Maniilaq Association(site)
Family crisis center renovations.
Manning, Kylie
Project Award (Visual) for travel and residency for painting with the New Leipzig School and studying Karl May's literature in Leipzig, Germany.
Mat-Su Food Bank dba Food Pantry of Wasilla(site)
Mat-Su Services for Children and Adults(site)
Construct new services and operations building in Wasilla.
McGuire, Rosemary
Artist Fellowship (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) for literary trip and time to complete short story collection.
McIntyre, Michael F.(site)
Project Award (Music Composition) for technical studio equipment to produce and publish an album in Yup'ik in modern musical genre.
Mitchell, Melissa(site)
Project Award (Music Composition) for equipment, CD production, and live performance costs.
Muller, Mavis(site)
Artist Fellowship (Crafts) to upgrade equipment and software and time to learn new skills.
Municipality of Skagway - Skagway Public Library(site)
Renovate and expand Skagway Public Library.
Native Village of Mekoryuk
Staff and patient transport vehicles.
Native Village of Tetlin
Sabbatical for Kristie Young.
Nelson Lagoon Tribal Council
Clinic renovation.
New Direction Resource Center(site)
Furniture and space renovation costs for new student resource center.
New York University - College of Dentistry(site)
Pediatric dental care outreach program in Yakutat, Alaska.
Nonprofit Finance Fund(site)
ArtPlace America Initiative.
Northern Susitna Institute(site)
Support for Build-A-Plane project.
Open Arms Child Development Center(site)
Carpet replacement.
Parker, Kay Field
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to study Ravenstail and Chilkat tunic weaving and produce tunic and educational booklet for other weavers.
Petersburg Borough - Petersburg Public Library(site)
Construct new library.
Petersburg Borough - Petersburg Public Library(site)
Update collection and replace furniture and equipment.
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest(site)
Support for the Bethel Youth Development program.
Pribilof School District(site)
Renovate St. Paul gym.
Prince William Sound Science and Technology Institute(site)
Purchase and repair Camp facility.
Programs for Infants and Children, Inc.(site)
Furniture and equipment for the new Mountain View location.
Providence Alaska Foundation(site)
Restorative therapy bike.
Qutekcak Native Tribe(site)
Carving equipment and supplies.
Race, Patrick(site)
Project Award (Media) to research and produce a documentary film on colonialism in Alaska.
Rainbird Community Broadcasting(site)
Three new translators.
Ramos, Mollie G.
Project Award (Literary/Scriptworks) to attend the Tennessee Williams Literary Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana, and to research a new novel.
Raven Radio Foundation(site)
Sabbatical for Ken Fate.
Retirement Community of Fairbanks(site)
Equipment for senior center commercial kitchen.
Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc.(site)
Renovation of Karluk Manor, a Housing First facility, serving chronic homeless population.
Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc.(site)
Construct new early learning facility in Toksook Bay.
Samuel K. Fox Museum Association(site)
Purchase climate-controlled cases.
Seldovia Village Tribe(site)
Construct wellness center in Homer.
Set Free Alaska, Inc.(site)
Equipment and office furniture for alcohol/drug rehab facility.
Seward Association for the Advancement of Marine Science, dba Alaska SeaLife Center(site)
Marine debris expedition and art exhibition.
Seward Association for the Advancement of Marine Science, dba Alaska SeaLife Center(site)
Attend the Animal Welfare Act Compliance for Studies of Wildlife in the Field and in Captivity conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on October 27 and 28, 2011.
Seward Senior Citizens(site)
Kitchen exhaust and air exchange replacement.
Silverman, Jeffry L.
Artist Fellowship (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to write new screenplay feature documentary about Jewish pioneers in territorial Alaska.
Sitka Historical Society, Inc.(site)
Publication and distribution of proceedings manuscript of the 2010 International Conference on Russian America (ICRA).
Sitka Sound Science Center(site)
Hazardous chemical removal from the Sage building.
Sitka Trail Works(site)
Build the fourth phase of a bike/pedestrian trail behind downtown Sitka.
Sitka Tribe of Alaska(site)
Remodel of tannery facility.
Southcentral Foundation(site)
Generator and power system.
Southcentral Foundation(site)
Construct auditorium for Family Wellness Warriors Initiative in Anchorage.
Southeast Alaska Independent Living(site)
Replacement vehicle.
Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium(site)
Construct new health clinic in Hoonah.
Southeast Alaska State Fair(site)
Travel support for performances by 'Hillstomp' during the Southeast Alaska State Fair.
State of Alaska - Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority(site)
Substance Abuse Initiative support.
Stiewing, Lacie(site)
Project Award (Visual) to build and equip spray booth and ventilation system.
Sunshine Community Health Center(site)
Construct new satellite health clinic in Willow.
Sunshine Community Health Center(site)
Van for Sunshine Transit Coalition.
Tanana Chiefs Conference(site)
Facility for Housing First program and temporary patient housing in Fairbanks.
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Community Asset Building Initiative 2012 - 2014.
The Children's Place(site)
Sabbatical for Jennifer Burkmire.
The Great Land Trust(site)
Develop Campbell Creek Estuary Natural Area.
Threshold Services(site)
Fence for recycling facility.
Togiak Public Library and Cultural Center
Furnishings and repairs.
Traditional Village of Togiak
Purchase and installation of gun safes.
Troll, Raymond M.(site)
2011 Distinguished Artist (Visual Arts).
Unalaska Community Broadcasting(site)
Speaker and facilitator costs for an Alaska public broadcasting development conference.
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Leadership development program.
University of Alaska Foundation - Matanuska Susitna College(site)
2011 Machetanz Arts Festival Fund.
University of Alaska Foundation - Museum of the North(site)
Modular shelving and art racks for fine arts collection in Fairbanks.
University of Alaska Foundation - UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences(site)
Publication of the book "Sealife of the Aleutians: An Underwater Photo Journey."
University of Alaska Foundation - University of Alaska Press(site)
Printing expenses to publish a book titled "My Wrangells".
University of Alaska Foundation - University of Alaska Southeast(site)
Purchase and shipment of a mascot sculpture, the Humpback Whale.
Valdez Museum and Historical Archive Association(site)
Aviation exhibit expansion and enhancement.
Valley Community for Recycling Solutions(site)
Sabbatical for Mollie Boyer.
Valley Community for Recycling Solutions(site)
Re-erection of building.
Valley Performing Arts(site)
Light and sound equipment.
Volunteers of America Alaska(site)
Sabbatical for Elaine Dahlgren.
Volunteers of America Alaska(site)
Construction of Trailside Heights, a low-income, multi-family housing property in Anchorage.
Wrangell Cooperative Association(site)
Renovate Chief Shakes Tribal House.
Wrangell Mountains Center(site)
Capital improvements to Porphyry Place, an educational model for sustainability in a northern environment.
YWCA Alaska(site)
Replace roof of administration building.
Youth Advocates of Sitka(site)
Facility improvements for administration and treatment facility.