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Engine 557 Gets One Step Closer to Operation

The Alaska Community Foundation and Engine 557 Restoration Company proudly announce the award of a $50,000 grant from the Atwood Foundation to support the restoration to operation of former Alaska Railroad steam locomotive #557.

Welcoming New Staff

The Alaska Community Foundation welcomes two new staff to our growing philanthropic organization. Emily Bass joins us as Program Officer and Sharon Samuels as Executive Assistant/Board Liaison.

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Full Steam Ahead for Engine 557 Restoration

ACF Fiscal Project, Engine 557 Restoration proudly announce the receipt of two grants in support of the restoration of former Alaska Railroad steam locomotive #557...

Encouraging Non-Profit Development

The Alaska Community Foundation is proud to announce the award recipients of our second quarter Strengthening Organizations capacity building grant program. Approximately $34,000 was awarded to 10 Alaskan organizations.

Rio Tinto Gift: New Workforce Development Initiative

The Alaska Community Foundation announces a new strategic fund that seeks to increase the skilled workforce in Alaska by supporting vocational education opportunities across the state. Read our press release.

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Double Your Dividend Sweepstakes

Help ACF meet our goal of 75 donors through Pick.Click.Give. by March 31st and you will be entered into the “Double Your Dividend” sweepstakes. Ten lucky Alaskans who share part of their PFD through Pick.Click.Give.