Past Grantmaking

Grants in 2019

300 Results totaling $
Abused Women's Aid in Crisis(site)
Renovation and expansion of Anchorage shelter
$1,000,0002019
Alaska Avalanche Information Center, Inc(site)
Upgrade website
$15,0002019
Alaska Botanical Garden(site)
Van for increased accessibility in Anchorage
$19,1232019
Alaska Chamber Singers(site)
Office furnishing and technology upgrades in Anchorage
$11,0002019
Alaska Children's Trust(site)
Alaska Resilience Initiative
$25,0002019
Alaska Injury Prevention Center(site)
Health message testing and optimization lab
$25,0002019
Alaska Legal Services Corporation(site)
Expand and integrate statewide legal services in Alaska
$20,0002019
Alaska Native Justice Center(site)
Develop a website
$25,0002019
Alaska PTA - Seward Parent Teacher Student Association(site)
Construct a three-acre bike park
$15,0002019
Alaska Public Telecommunications(site)
Premiere of 'Molly of Denali'
$25,0002019
Alaska Trails(site)
Vehicle for the Alaska Trail Stewards program
$21,0002019
Alaska Tribal Administrators Association(site)
Furnishings and construct office space in Anchorage
$14,5342019
Alaska Tribal Administrators Association(site)
Education video for statewide tribal administrators
$12,8002019
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center(site)
Construct a wolverine exhibit in Portage
$18,0002019
Alzheimer's Disease Resource Agency of Alaska(site)
Dementia education program equipment
$19,0002019
American Bald Eagle Foundation(site)
Upgrade building doors in Haines
$12,7842019
American Heart Association(site)
Mission: Lifeline Heart Attack Systems of Care
$125,0002019
Anchor-Age Center, Inc. dba Anchorage Senior Activity Center(site)
Support fundraising efforts
$25,0002019
Anchor-Age Center, Inc. dba Anchorage Senior Activity Center(site)
Conduct a pre-development survey for renovation, expansion and upgrades of the Senior Activity Center facility in Anchorage
$21,4202019
Anchorage Chamber of Commerce(site)
Diversity, equity, and inclusion program
$25,0002019
Anchorage Community Concert Band(site)
Musical instruments
$18,0002019
Anchorage Community Mental Health Services(site)
Upgrades to the Seeds of Change program facility
$22,8432019
Anchorage Library Foundation(site)
Upgrade equipment and technology in Anchorage
$21,0002019
Anchorage Museum Association(site)
Born to Explore with Richard Wiese - Alaska Episode
$50,0002019
Anchorage Museum Association(site)
Artist residencies and exhibitions in recognition of Pat Wolf
$25,0002019
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center(site)
Create an organizational plan to mitigate medical and dental provider burnout
$25,0002019
Anchorage Neighborhood Housing Services Dba NeighborWorks Alaska(site)
Operation's emergency response vehicle
$20,0002019
Anchorage Neighborhood Housing Services Dba NeighborWorks Alaska(site)
Rehabilitate Hampstead Heath apartments
$300,0002019
Anchorage Park Foundation(site)
Renovate and resurface three Municipal baseball fields
$280,0002019
Anchorage Park Foundation(site)
Inclusive playground and improvements at Taku Lake Park
$350,0002019
Arctic Slope Community Foundation, Inc.(site)
Construct a HIPPA compliant playground in Utqiagvik
$25,0002019
Arctic Slope Native Association(site)
Sports equipment for after-school activity programs in North Slope communities
$11,0002019
Arriaga, Indra
Project Award (New Genre) to complete 'Opaque Etymologies,' a work that includes poetry, intaglio prints, and performance
$7,5002019
Basile, Katie
Project Award (Visual Arts) to explore the changing climate in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta through photography and interviews with elders
$7,5002019
Becker, Karl(site)
Project Award (Visual Arts) to produce paintings of the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and the Kennicott mine landscapes
$7,5002019
Best Beginnings(site)
Redistribute Imagination Library books statewide
$24,8152019
Bethel Council on the Arts(site)
Sound equipment and storage cabinets
$22,0002019
Bethel Friends of Canines(site)
Vehicle to transport canines in the Yukon Kuskokwim region
$19,6402019
Bielawski, Kathleen
Project Award (Music Composition) to produce 'The Arctic Question,' a collection of 12 original songs
$7,5002019
Blanchett, Stephen
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to focus on creation of Alaska Native music and dance, storytelling and teaching
$18,0002019
Blood N Fire Ministry of Alaska(site)
Furnishings and equipment for Knik House transitional housing and food pantry in Wasilla
$18,3002019
Board and Staff-Directed Grants
$358,6252019
Bristol Bay Heritage Land Trust(site)
Post-production of the "Cannery Caretakers" history project
$19,0002019
Calista Education and Culture, Inc.(site)
Produce a bilingual manuscript "Kusquqvagmiut Naqait - Fish and Food of the People of the Kuskokwim"
$19,7502019
Calypso Farm and Ecology Center(site)
Construct blacksmith and educational workshop facilities in Ester
$25,0002019
Chichagof Conservation Council(site)
Construct a geothermal greenhouse in Tenakee Springs
$22,0002019
Choosing Our Roots(site)
Technology upgrades, office and accessibility equipment in Anchorage for organization working to house LGBTQ+ youth
$8,1002019
City and Borough of Juneau(site)
Create and install the Community Voices Audio Wayfinding Project
$25,0002019
City of Homer(site)
Books, media, and cabinets for the Homer Public Library
$12,5502019
City of Kake(site)
Furniture and equipment for the community building
$11,9632019
City of Kaltag
Renovate the community cultural center
$18,0002019
Cold Climate Housing Research Center(site)
Website redesign and technology upgrades in Fairbanks
$23,1002019
Community Connections(site)
Upgrade secure phone system in Ketchikan
$18,0002019
Cook Inlet Housing Authority(site)
2020 Alaska Census
$150,0002019
Cook Inlet Tribal Council(site)
Upgrades to the Dena'ina House
$22,8552019
Covenant House Alaska(site)
LEAP 2.0: Jobs for America's Graduates programs
$25,0002019
Covenant House Alaska(site)
Remodel the Youth Engagement Center lobby and lounge in Anchorage
$150,0002019
Disability Law Center of Alaska(site)
Technology equipment and website upgrades
$9,7642019
EXCEL Alaska, Inc.(site)
Vehicle for rural students attending training in Anchorage
$18,0002019
Eastern Aleutian Tribes(site)
Renovate and furnish a senior center in King Cove
$25,0002019
Fairbanks North Star Borough(site)
Technology equipment for the Big Dipper Ice Arena
$15,0002019
Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre(site)
Renovate an outdoor theatre
$15,0002019
Family Outreach Center for Understanding Special Needs, Inc.(site)
Replace office furniture due to earthquake damage in Eagle River
$25,0002019
Farthest North Girl Scout Council(site)
Upgrade phone system in Fairbanks
$4,4192019
Ford, Aurora
Artist Fellowship (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to write a creative non-fiction book about female mixed martial arts pioneers
$18,0002019
Friends of Marie Drake Planetarium(site)
Digital projector for the planetarium in Juneau
$25,0002019
Friends of the Thorne Bay Library
Technology upgrades
$8,4922019
Goade, Michaela
Project Award (Visual Arts) to research and develop ideas for picture book projects
$7,5002019
Green, Rhonda
Project Award (Crafts) to purchase equipment to create kinetic metal sculptures
$7,5002019
Hagberg, Quinn Christopherson
Project Award (Music Composition) to purchase musical equipment and record first album
$7,5002019
Hagen, Desiree
Project Award (Crafts) to purchase a hand papermaking tool and travel to a papermaking studio
$7,5002019
Hagen, John Stanley(site)
Project Award (Visual Arts) to travel to Ugashik, AK and Bristol Bay seeking out and photographing natural inspirations for indigenous art
$7,5002019
Haines Animal Rescue Kennel(site)
Renovate facility
$20,0002019
Hillcrest Children's Center(site)
Replace boilers and flooring in Anchorage
$25,0002019
Hoagland, James
Artist Fellowship (Performance Art) to further develop as a drag queen performer through vocal training, costume design, and scriptwriting
$18,0002019
Hobson-George, Anastasia
Project Award (Crafts) to travel and study Chilkat weaving, and design and weave a transitional tunic blanket
$7,5002019
Holy Resurrection Cathedral(site)
Restore a boat for patron and supply transportation in Kodiak
$25,0002019
Huslia Tribal Council
Construct a baseball field
$17,0002019
Hydaburg Cooperative Association(site)
Seafood processing equipment
$25,0002019
Identity, Inc.(site)
Technology upgrades in Anchorage
$6,5862019
Iditarod Trail Committee(site)
Executive search
$12,0002019
Ingman, John
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to advance skills and knowledge as an Uileann Piper
$7,5002019
Inian Islands Institute(site)
Upgrade the hydroelectric power system
$20,0002019
Island Trails Network(site)
Vehicle for trail maintenance on Kodiak
$25,0002019
Juneau Community Foundation(site)
Speakers for a community concert organ
$12,0002019
Juneau Community Foundation(site)
Construct a playground in Pelican
$18,0002019
Juneau Community Foundation(site)
Technology upgrades
$7,0002019
Juneau Community Foundation(site)
Construct public use cabin at Amalga Meadows
$25,0002019
Juneau Housing First Collaborative(site)
Expand supportive housing facility
$500,0002019
Kane, Joan Marie(site)
Artist Fellowship (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to revise two manuscripts into full-length books and to continue developing early-stage prose projects
$18,0002019
Kenai Peninsula Food Bank(site)
Equipment and to renovate building in Soldotna
$24,9002019
King Cove Women's Club
Playground equipment
$25,0002019
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation(site)
Earthquake related expenses in Anchorage
$25,0002019
Kodiak Maritime Museum(site)
Complete the Thelma C viewing platform project
$25,0002019
Kootznahoo - Fortress of the Bear(site)
Construct a visitor and bear facility in Sitka
$25,0002019
La Montagne, Robert A.
Artist Fellowship (Crafts) to construct a hot glass studio, and create wood and glass sculpture work
$18,0002019
Lind, Peter(site)
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to upgrade workspace and expand carving work
$18,0002019
Literacy Council of Alaska(site)
Renovate building in Fairbanks
$25,0002019
Local Fish Fund2, LLC
Program-Related Investment (PRI) to establish a loan fund to finance individual fishing quotas in Southeast Alaska.
$675,0002019
Maldonado-Patrick, Carmen
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to rebuild writing studio, publish a collection of poetry and attend conference
$7,5002019
Mat-Su Trails and Parks Foundation(site)
Mobile app of trails in the Mat-Su valley
$20,0002019
Mathias, Neva
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to prepare seal skin for making traditional Alaskan dolls, travel to acquire supplies, and teach her craft
$18,0002019
McKinstry, Erin
Project Award (Media Arts) for an audio storytelling project about Alaskan farmers, their connection to the land, and the impact of climate change
$7,5002019
Meade, Marie
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to produce a music album that features traditional Yup'ik songs accompanied by modern instruments
$7,5002019
Menzia, Rebecca
Project Award (Music Composition) to create a digital audio workspace and compose a set of songs for performance and digital release inspired by circumpolar landscapes
$7,5002019
Metlakatla Housing Authority
Equipment and furniture for a special needs facility
$24,7102019
Municipality of Anchorage(site)
Communications support for the Chief Housing Officer.
$25,0002019
Native Village of Afognak(site)
Technology upgrades and repair skiff for the Dig Afognak Youth Camp
$24,3002019
Native Village of Brevig Mission
Equipment, supplies, and a vehicle for the search and rescue team
$12,3002019
Native Village of Eklutna(site)
Eklutna River flow restoration
$25,0002019
Native Village of Eyak
Construct a subsistence and processing facility
$25,0002019
Native Village of Fort Yukon(site)
Construct a youth center
$25,0002019
Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage(site)
Technology upgrade
$11,9232019
North Star Dance Foundation(site)
Sound system and soundproof dance studios in Fairbanks
$14,8172019
Northern Culture Exchange(site)
Technology upgrades, program production, and travel
$22,0002019
Partners for Progress, Inc.(site)
Upgrade communications and database system for incarcerated and reentry services in Anchorage
$19,0162019
Petersburg Arts Council(site)
Update the Wright Auditorium lighting system
$25,0002019
Petersburg Borough(site)
Petersburg Public Library self-checkout kiosk and collection enhancements
$20,0002019
Play N Learn Center Inc(site)
Repair foundation and install flooring at an early learning facility in Fairbanks
$13,6132019
Prescott Martindale, Vivian Faith(site)
Artist Fellowship (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to write a full-length poetry manuscript on the changing climate in Alaska through indigenous S'ami values
$18,0002019
Prince William Sound Science and Technology Institute(site)
Upgrade donor management software system in Cordova
$13,7702019
Programs for Infants and Children, Inc.(site)
Furniture, equipment, and supplies
$21,4002019
Raven Radio Foundation(site)
Assessment of the translator broadcast infrastructure in Southeast Alaska
$17,8422019
Reily, Sheryl(site)
Project Award (Visual Arts) to create "ReWilding," a series of large-scale, site-specific installations that merge human activity with expanses of wilderness, using projected images and video
$7,5002019
Rendezvous Senior Day Service(site)
Replace windows, carpet, and siding, and roof repair in Ketchikan
$21,0002019
Renewable Energy Alaska Project(site)
Office furniture, upgrade technology, and renovate office space in Anchorage
$22,3472019
Richard Nelson
2019 Distinguished Artist Award
$40,0002019
Riemann, Kurt
Project Award (Music Composition) to complete a multimedia composition music with visual accompaniment, entitled "MARS", to be presented in planetariums with a live orchestra
$7,5002019
Russian Jack Springs Junior Golf Association
Sports equipment for community programs in Anchorage
$12,5002019
Saclamana, Jerome
Artist Fellowship (Folk and Traditional Arts) to research museum collections in the Lower 48 and study with other carvers to prepare for creating new work in wood.
$18,0002019
Safe and Fear-Free Environment(site)
Technology upgrades in Dillingham
$25,0002019
Schmidt, Tessa "Ellie"
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to finalize, print and bind a graphic poetry book that explores aging and transformation through a story of Yellowstone's wolves and start a second graphic poetry book about stories of Alaska women
$7,5002019
SeaShare(site)
Expand seafood processing and distribute to Bethel and outlying communities
$25,0002019
Set Free Alaska, Inc.(site)
Portable building and furnishings for a peer support program in Wasilla
$25,0002019
Seward Senior Citizens(site)
Facility renovations
$25,0002019
Sheakley Jr., Jeffery P.
Project Award (Fold and Traditional Arts) to upgrade studio space and equipment in order to enhance his artistry, efficiency and safety
$7,5002019
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church(site)
Replace roof and renovate exterior of community used building in Juneau
$22,0002019
Southcentral Foundation(site)
Neurodevelopmental Clinic
$820,0002019
Stone Soup Group(site)
Upgrade phone system and database in Anchorage
$20,0002019
Student Conservation Association, Inc.(site)
Upgrades technology and furniture in Anchorage
$15,0002019
Tabbert, Sara(site)
Artist Fellowship (Wood Crafts) to develop new sculptural skills for an upcoming exhibit "Lowland" which will include new prints, painted panels and three large-scale carved wooden structures
$18,0002019
Tahbone, Marjorie
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to create fancy fur parkas using hides from different arctic animals for woman, children, and men using patterns from Wales, Alaska
$7,5002019
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Earthquake relief child care support
$25,0002019
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Jim Balamaci Memorial Fund for Special Olympics Alaska
$25,0002019
The Foraker Group(site)
2019 Leadership Summit scholarships
$25,0002019
The Foraker Group(site)
2019 membership
$3,5002019
The LeeShore Center(site)
Upgrade emergency services phone system for the Kenai Peninsula Borough
$22,4902019
United Service Organizations, Inc.(site)
Furniture and supplies for the USO Center at the United States Coast Guard Air Station in Kodiak
$25,0002019
United Way of Anchorage(site)
Pay for Success Supportive Housing Project Initiative in Anchorage
$610,0002019
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Access to Alaska oral history recording at the Elmer E. Rasmuson Library
$15,1902019
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Lecture series on experimental economics and philanthropy in Anchorage
$13,5712019
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Institute for Social and Economic Research Consolidation Plan in Anchorage
$25,0002019
Valley Community for Recycling Solutions(site)
Pave driveway and drop off area in Palmer
$20,0002019
Volunteers of America Alaska(site)
Earthquake repair and office furnishings in Southcentral Alaska
$21,0002019
Warren, Heather
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to attend a writer's retreat and create a full-length audio poetry book exploring the fluidity of their transgender identity
$7,5002019
Weiss-Brooks, Gretchen
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to attend a writer's workshop and develop a collection of micro-stories with accompanying art about family and life in Southcentral Alaska in the 1980s
$7,5002019
Whitten, Bryan
Project Award (Media Arts) to produce a documentary detailing the history of the Nenana Ice Classic
$7,5002019
Williamson, Anvil Catlin
Project Award (Visual Arts) to complete an art studio and purchase a ceramic kiln, and create a new body of animal sculpture for a scheduled solo exhibition at the Bear Gallery in Fairbanks
$7,5002019
Wrangell Mariners Memorial(site)
Construct a Wrangell Mariner's Memorial
$25,0002019
Wrangell Mountains Center(site)
Construct an ADA accessible bathroom facility
$17,5202019
XKKF(site)
Technology and equipment for language preservation in Hydaburg
$11,0002019
Yakutat Tlingit Tribe(site)
Community Health and Wellness Center art components
$250,0002019
Youth Advocates of Sitka(site)
Canoes for therapeutic summer programming
$18,0002019
Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council(site)
Environmental monitoring tools for the Yukon River Watershed
$20,0002019
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation(site)
Simulation curriculum for the Community Health Aide training program
$20,0002019