Shopping for Giving

There are two new ways to support The Alaska Community Foundation. The best part? All you have to do is shop!

Scholarships: Opportunities & Legacies

Scholarship season is in full swing at The Alaska Community Foundation, with 15 currently open cycles and several more set to open on March 7. If you peruse our scholarships page, you’ll find scholarships that

Alaska Nonprofits Join Together to Celebrate #GivingTuesday

A global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration, #GivingTuesday is a unique effort that transforms how people participate in the giving season.

Protecting Yourself from Charity Scams

You hear about it every so often: individuals who create fake charities and steal money from people who believe they are donating to worthy causes. On Oct. 19, a Michigan man was sentenced in Anchorage

What’s Happening With the Market & My Endowed Fund?

As most of you are aware, worldwide markets experienced wide fluctuations and a significant decline last week that sent many investors in a bit of a panic. We all watched the stock market plunge more

Philanthropy & the Causes We Care About

In the world of charitable organizations, we talk a great deal about this fantastic word “philanthropy” that we love to throw around and each of us define in our own way. At ACF in particular,