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News | Financial | December 6, 2017

Tips on Effective Year-End Giving

This is the time of year when many of us are thinking about making year-end gifts to help the causes we care about and potentially to lower our taxes.

News | Philanthropy | November 22, 2017

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday was created to unite us all in a day of generosity

News | Grantee Highlight | November 9, 2017

Indigenous values and activities help youth to strengthen connections

This past summer, the Metlakatla Indian Community used their 2017 Teen Suicide Prevention grant to run a Youth to Elder Project.

News | Pick.Click.Give | October 20, 2017

Congratulations to the Pick.Click.Give. “Double Your Dividend” sweepstakes winners

Five lucky Alaskans who made charitable donations through Pick.Click.Give. were chosen as the winners of the 2017 “Double Your Dividend” sweepstakes.

News | Health and Wellness | October 4, 2017

GCI Suicide Prevention Fund: Making a Difference

As a statewide organization, GCI has donated to community causes across the state. This past year, GCI decided to focus its charitable dollars on one of Alaska’s most critical issues: suicide prevention.

News | Pick.Click.Give | August 24, 2017

This is it!

There is one week left to support your local nonprofits using your Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend via Pick.Click.Give.

News | Philanthropy | August 18, 2017

Giving USA 2017: An annual report on philanthropy

If you want to know who gives philanthropically in the United States and to which organizations, the best source to turn to is Giving USA.

News | Press Release | December 1, 2014

Two Social Justice Grant Programs Now Accepting Letters of Inquiry

The Alaska Community Foundation will accept Letters of Intent for the Social Justice Fund for Alaska and the Alaska Native Social Justice Fund until 5:00 PM on Friday January 5, 2018. Those interested in applying are strongly encouraged to call ACF staff prior to submitting a LOI.

News | Press Release | December 1, 2017

Two Social Justice Grant Programs Now Accepting Letters of Inquiry

The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF) will accept Letters of Intent (LOI) for The Social Justice Fund for Alaska and the Alaska Native Social Justice Fund until 5:00 PM on Friday January 5, 2018.

grant | Open | Deadline: January 5, 2018 by 5 pm

Alaska Native Social Justice Fund

News | Press Release | November 30, 2017

The Alaska Community Foundation Announces Grant Awards

The Alaska Community Foundation is pleased to announce six Basic Needs grant awards totaling $35,226 to nonprofit organizations in four communities. The Basic Needs grant cycle offered grants for programmatic and general operational support to nonprofit organizations that are meeting the fundamental needs of Alaskans statewide.