With allies, we call for justice

We asked prominent Alaska leaders from many sectors to join us in making it clear where Alaskans stand when it comes to our beloved community. Here's the result.


From the Desk of Diane: December 2020 roundup

Check out the latest happenings including our recent emergency grant awards, a win-win-win partnership with Anchorage restaurants, and support for an innovative Mat-Su project benefiting children and families.


Time to apply for 2021 Individual Artist Awards

Rasmuson Foundation is accepting applications for the 2021 Individual Artist Awards (IAA). Learn more about these awards, which help artists living and working in Alaska explore new creative ground.


A friendship with Terrence Cole

When Elmer Rasmuson needed someone to help with his books on banking and Alaska pioneers, he turned to a historian who knew the characters and the issues: Terrence Cole.


From the Desk of Diane: Fall roundup

As we head into Alaska winter with 2020 nearing an end, it's tempting to say "good riddance!" Yet good work, even remarkable work, is being done every day by nonprofits and tribal groups, artists and community leaders.


Foundation announces 2021 Sabbatical Awards

Leaders of three Alaska nonprofit organizations and a tribal housing entity soon will enjoy more time for family and a chance to decompress. Meet the 2021 Sabbatical Award recipients.

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