2020 Sitka Legacy Foundation Grant Program Applications accepted August 17 - September 25, 2020

Sitka Legacy Foundation (SLF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), seeks applications from qualified, tax exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents, including Tribal entities, local governments, schools, and faith-based organizations) that support charitable organizations and programs in Sitka  and surrounding rural communities. Grants may support a broad range of community needs, including but not limited to health and wellness, education, arts and culture, conservation, and community development. Grant awards are expected to range from $500-$1,500, and up to $3,000 for specific capital projects.

Grant projects must be completed within one year of award and are subject to the grantee completing an online grant agreement signifying acceptance of the terms and conditions of the grant. A final grant report must also be submitted online by the assigned due date. Due dates and the forms to submit for these follow ups can be found by logging into the online grant system.

Grant applications must be submitted online by 5:00pm AKDT on Friday, September 25, 2020. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered for funding. Any overdue grant reports or other follow ups for previous grant awards from ACF and its Affiliates must also be submitted using the online grant system prior to the deadline for the current application to be considered.

Please review SLF’s Competitive Grant Guidelines to determine your eligibility before applying.

Please direct general questions to SLF’s Program Manager, Robin Sherman, at rsherman@alaskacf.org. Please direct eligibility and technical questions about the online grant system to ACF’s Affiliate Program Officer at affiliate@alaskacf.org or 907-334-6700.