Welcome 2019 Grantmakers Tour of Alaska

On Sunday, our 23rd Annual Grantmakers Tour begins. Every summer we invite leaders of major outside grantmaking organizations to take part in a jam-packed tour of Alaska.


Foundation creates budget information center

To help Alaskans understand the state budget situation, especially as it relates to nonprofit organizations that do some of the most difficult jobs in Alaska, Rasmuson Foundation created the Alaska State Budget Information and Resource Center.


Time to renew, gain insight, reflect

We are sharing this post by Kawerak Inc., the nonprofit Alaska Native corporation for the Nome region, announcing a new program to reward long-term employees with longevity leave. And remember, we are accepting applications for our Sabbatical Program through Sept. 15.


Foundation announces 2019 Individual Artist Award recipients

One makes traditional dolls of sealskin, leather and grass. Another performs in drag. There's an author writing a book about female mixed martial arts and poets exploring themes of the Arctic and climate change. Meet Rasmuson Foundation's 2019 Individual Artist Award recipients.


Telling artist stories, 49th state style

With stories, images of artwork, excerpts of literary works and photos of the artists themselves, our partnership with the literary nonprofit 49 Writers is helping us build a new wing in the Foundation’s online museum of Alaska art.

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