A geographic community fund to meet the ever-changing needs in the Petersburg area advised on by the Petersburg Community Foundation Advisory Board.
Petersburg Community Foundation (PCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), is pleased to announce its 2023 annual grant program is open from Monday, February 20 through Friday, April 14, 2023. Individual grant amounts will be awarded up to $10,000, for a total of up to $25,000 in grants this year.
PCF seeks applications from qualified, tax exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents, such as: Tribal entities, schools, and faith-based organizations) that are based in or serve the community of Petersburg. PCF grants support a broad range of charitable community needs in these areas: health and wellness, education, the great outdoors, arts and culture, animal welfare, community development, and many other charitable activities that benefit the Petersburg community. To be considered, eligible grant applications must be submitted online by 5:00 pm AKST Friday, April 14, 2023.
Please review Petersburg Community Foundation’s Annual Grant Guidelines to determine your organization’s eligibility before applying.
Important Notes for Grantees
- Required Online Grant Agreement: If awarded, grantees must complete an online grant agreement signifying acceptance of the terms and conditions of the grant prior to the grant award being released.
- Grant Project/Program Timeline: Grant projects/programs must be completed within one year of the award date, unless the PCF Advisory Board approves a timeline extension for your awarded project/program. Extensions must be requested prior to the grant report due date.
- Required Grant Report: A grant report is due within one year of the grant award date. Grant reports are submitted online. Please include any media that highlights your grant project and acknowledges the Petersburg Community Foundation. Remember that pictures really help PCF tell the story of your project and its success with the greater community and PCF donors who make these grants possible. All due dates, grant agreements, and grant reports are found within the online grants system.
- Overdue Grant Report(s): If you are a grantee and have any overdue grant reports for previous grant awards from ACF and/or its Affiliate community foundations, you must complete a final grant report for those previous awards before your organization is eligible to be considered for any current or future grant opportunities from ACF and/or its Affiliate community foundations.
Please direct general questions to PCF’s local Program Manager, Ruth Johnson, at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please direct eligibility and technical questions about the online grants system to ACF’s Affiliate Program staff at: email@example.com or call 907-334-6700.