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grant | Open | Deadline: October 21, 2015 by 5 p.m.

Greater Sitka Legacy Fund Competitive Grant Cycle

The Greater Sitka Legacy Fund has at this time $5,000 to make grants to serve Sitka in 2015-2016. We will give special consideration to applications for projects that will enhance the emergency response system in Sitka. Typical grant awards range from $500 - $1,000.

News | Press Release | September 16, 2015

ACF Announces Scholarship Recipients for 2015

The Alaska Community Foundation is pleased to announce academic scholarship awards to 52 students across the state. Established by community members who are passionate about helping students achieve their dreams, scholarships at The Alaska Community Foundation are awarded to students in many different fields, from orchestral musicians, students pursuing science and technology careers, and even Alaskan athletes aspiring to compete in the Winter Olympics.

News | Press Release | September 3, 2015

ACF Announces New President & CEO

The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nina Kemppel as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Kemppel will join ACF in mid-October and will continue to build awareness of the organization’s role as a place where individuals, nonprofit agencies and other funders can create lasting change through charitable endowments.