Past Grantmaking

Grants in 2022

593 Results totaling $
Affinityfilms, Inc.(site)
Technology upgrades in Homer
Alaska Addiction Rehabilitation Services, Inc.(site)
Utility vehicle supporting farm and rehabilitation programs in Wasilla
Alaska Botanical Garden(site)
Art and infrastructure improvements in Anchorage
Alaska Children's Trust(site)
Office furniture and equipment in Anchorage
Alaska Christian College(site)
Vehicles for student transportation in Soldotna
Alaska Coalition on Housing & Homelessness(site)
Housing and homelessness solutions in Alaska
Alaska Corporation for Affordable Housing
Senior and family housing in Fairbanks
Alaska Food Policy Council(site)
Office furnisher and equipment in Homer
Alaska Geographic Association(site)
Accounting software upgrades in Anchorage
Alaska Historical Society(site)
Alaska State Museum catalog in Juneau
Alaska Innocence Project(site)
Furniture and technology upgrades for new office
Alaska Literacy Program(site)
Roof replacement in Anchorage
Alaska Marine Conservation Council(site)
Social enterprise equipment and furnishings in Anchorage
Alaska Public Media, Inc.(site)
Event supplies and equipment
Alaska Raptor Center(site)
Commercial walk-in freezer in Sitka
Alaska Sailing Club(site)
Coaches boat for educational classes at Big Lake
Alaska Sports Hall of Fame(site)
Technology upgrades and equipment in Anchorage
Alaska State Fair, Inc(site)
Historic building preservation in Palmer
Alaska Tribal Administrators Association(site)
General support
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center(site)
Wireless network upgrades in Portage
Alaska Zoo(site)
Moose habitat completion in Anchorage
Alaskan Sled Dog & Racing Association(site)
Sled dog racing trails and event center in Anchorage
American National Red Cross - Alaska(site)
Emergency response vehicle in Kenai
Anchor-Age Center, Inc. dba Anchorage Senior Activity Center(site)
Furniture and equipment for the Anchorage Senior Activity Center
Anchorage Coalition to End Homelessness(site)
Anchored Home implementation
Anchorage Community Concert Band(site)
Musical instruments
Anchorage Community Land Trust(site)
Kitchen incubator pre-development
Anchorage Faith and Action - Congregations Together(site)
Merger exploration with Valley Interfaith Action
Anchorage Museum(site)
Seed Lab recording studio
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center(site)
Pharmacy service improvements and expansion
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center(site)
Civic & health engagement
Anchorage Park Foundation(site)
Bookmobile storage lot improvements
Anchorage Park Foundation(site)
Office equipment, technology and furnishings
Anchorage Rowing Association(site)
Boat motor and equipment
Anchorage Ski Club(site)
Avalanche mitigation at Arctic Valley
Anchorage Youth Symphony Assoc. dba Alaska Youth Orchestra(site)
Musical instruments and equipment
Anderson, Keara
Project Award (Media Arts) to create a short film set in rural Alaska about a young woman’s relationship with her mother as she finds her own freedom
Arctic Slope Native Association(site)
Labor and delivery room construction at Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital in Utqiagvik
Artchange, Inc.(site)
Post-production of a Sitka-based documentary, "Cruise Boom"
Barker, James(site)
2022 Distinguished Artist Award
Bartlett Regional Hospital(site)
Vehicle in Juneau
Bean's Cafe(site)
Emergency meals for Anchorage homeless camp
Bering Strait School District(site)
Snow grooming vehicle and equipment for Nordic ski program in Unalakleet
Bethel Community Services Foundation(site)
Permanent supportive housing
Bethel Winter House(site)
Bethel Winter House supplemental repairs project
Blankenship, Elizabeth S.
Project Award (Crafts) to create a new body of textile-based work incorporating natural dyeing, felting and basketry techniques
Board and Staff-Directed Grants
Boys & Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula(site)
Pre-development planning for clubhouse building
Breast Cancer Detection Center of Alaska and Charitable Corp.(site)
Breast Cancer Detection Center Director's Fund
Bristol Bay Native Corporation Education Foundation(site)
Strategic plan for Alaska Native scholarship programs
Bristol Bay Native Corporation Education Foundation(site)
Alutiiq place names and language preservation
Catherino, Dolores(site)
Artist Fellowship (Music Composition) to expand her work in experimental polychromatic musical composition using immersive audio formats
Catholic Social Services(site)
Homelessness Navigation Center in Anchorage
Center for Narrative & Lyrical Arts dba Alaska Quarterly Review(site)
Website development
Chen, Jeff
Project Award (Visual Arts) to photograph and interview Taiwanese families living in rural and urban Alaska
Cherry, Jessica
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to complete her memoir “The Rigging,” about women in science and transformation
Child Care Connection, Inc., dba thread(site)
Childcare convening support
City and Borough of Juneau(site)
Eagle Valley Center renovations
City of Nenana
Community wellness and fitness center
City of Nulato(site)
Baseball equipment
City of Saint Paul(site)
Lighting for community park
City of Seward(site)
Library research room microfilm scanner
CoastAlaska, Inc.(site)
Support for Southeast public radio stations
Commonwealth North(site)
Health study on chronic illness
Conti, Michael(site)
Project Award (Media Arts) to complete a five-year film project “Tupik Mi” documenting Inuit women and traditional chin tattoo
Cook Inlet Soccer Club(site)
Technology upgrades in Anchorage
Cordova Family Resource Center(site)
Merger exploration with Sound Alternatives Behavioral Health
Covenant House Alaska(site)
Furniture and equipment for the Covey Academy workforce development center in Anchorage
Craig Public Library(site)
Pre-development for library expansion
Danner, Michele
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to create 100 digitally drawn coloring pages illustrating traditional Iñupiaq cultural practices
DeRocchi, Alanna
Artist Fellowship (Visual Arts) to invest in materials and training in welding and glaze chemistry, website development and documentation of her work
Dee, Jacob
Project Award (Music Composition) to write, record and mix a full-length studio quality album of dream pop music
Deltana Fair Association(site)
Technology upgrades in Delta Junction
Doyon Foundation(site)
Denaakk'e language dubbing project
Durr, Steve Robert
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to build a new music and visual art studio closer to his home in Talkeetna
Early Learning Coalition dba Denali Preschool and Learning Center
Preschool renovations in Healy
Emmonak Women's Shelter
Sabbatical for Joann Horn
Enfield, Sean
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to develop and publish an essay collection “Who Be Our Teacher”, attend workshops and update his website
Event promotion and services for National Hispanic Heritage Month
Fairbanks Area Surface Transportation Planning(site)
Bloomberg Asphalt Art Initiative
Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival(site)
Technology upgrades
First City Homeless Services
Furnishings and supplies for an expanded shelter in Ketchikan
Five Finger Lighthouse Society Inc.(site)
Lighthouse upgrades in Petersburg
Flanders Crosby, Jill
Artist Fellowship (Multidiscipline) to create a dance film “Bureau of Memories” and participate in workshops with choreographers, filmmakers and projection artists
Food Bank of Alaska(site)
Furnishing and equipment in Anchorage
Foundation Financial Officers Group, Inc.(site)
2022 Industry Support
Friends of the Klondike Corridor, Inc(site)
Roof stabilization and planning for the Dahl-Rapuzzi House
Friends of the Sutton Library
Library renovations
Funders Together To End Homelessness, Inc.(site)
2022 Industry Support
Gamers Sports Travel(site)
Strengthening organization technical support
Grand Igloo Foundation, Inc.(site)
Ketchikan Pioneer Hall pre-development
Guys Read - Gals Read Inc.(site)
Recording equipment in Fairbanks
Hackbarth, Andrea
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to write a full-length collection of prose poetry exploring sounds’ effects on human experience
Haines Huts(site)
Public-use cabin construction in Haines
Haukaas, Derek
Project Award (Music Composition) to produce and release an extended play album of collaborative Indigenous music
Hawkins, Lisa
Artist Fellowship (Presentation/Interpretation) Pipeline Vocal Project to design an immersive a cappella performance, record their music and tour Alaska and lower 48
HoWL, Inc.(site)
Recreation equipment and gear in Homer
Hockey Club Fairbanks Inc.(site)
Flooring and equipment
Homer Foundation(site)
Technology and furniture upgrades
Homer Hockey Association(site)
Equipment and safety/security upgrades for hockey facility
Homer Opus(site)
Violins and materials for youth music program
Homer Senior Citizens(site)
Campus-wide safety improvements
Homer Society of Natural History dba Pratt Museum(site)
Pratt Museum outdoor campus upgrades
Hoonah Indian Association(site)
Transitional and emergency housing
Hospice and Palliative Care of Kodiak, Inc.(site)
Technology and furnishing upgrades
Ilisagvik College(site)
Heavy equipment for career and technical education in Utqiagvik
Ionia, Inc.(site)
Dump truck for hauling wood in Kasilof
Ivanof Bay Tribe(site)
Sabbatical for Nicole Cabrea
Johnson, Janissa
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to purchase a skin sewing machine for the production of sea otter fur clothing, with mentorship from a master skin sewer
Juneau Arts and Humanities Council(site)
Furnishings for Juneau Arts & Culture Center
Juneau Community Foundation(site)
Post-production support for documentary, "Save Skagway"
Juneau Ghost Light Theatre Inc.(site)
Theatre equipment
Juneau Housing First Collaborative dba The Glory Hall(site)
Sabbatical for Mariya Lovishchuk
Juneau Housing First Collaborative dba The Glory Hall(site)
Boiler replacement
KTOO Public Media(site)
Radio transmitter equipment in Juneau
Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic(site)
Fund development planning in Homer
Kelliher-Combs, Sonya
Artist Fellowship (Visual Arts) to develop four exhibits as an Indigenous studio artist and curator working in the circumpolar north
Kenai Peninsula Food Bank(site)
Technology upgrades
Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council(site)
Schoenbar Trail Canoe public art project
Kim, Ted
Project Award (Visual Arts) to support the creation of large-scale and easily accessible hand-drawn murals in and around Anchorage
Koahnic Broadcast Corporation(site)
Reconstruction and equipment upgrades
Kodiak Maritime Museum(site)
Roof and cupola repair
Kootznoowoo Cultural and Educational Foundation, Inc.
Building renovations for a teen center in Angoon
Korean American Community of Anchorage, Inc.(site)
Community Engagement in Anchorage
Logan, David
Project Award (Folk and Traditional Arts) to rent workspace to build his first Iñupiaq skin-on-frame qayaq (kayak), expanding his knowledge of traditional qayak types
Lynn Canal Broadcasting, Inc.(site)
Production studio boards at KHNS in Haines
Maisch, Klara
Project Award (Visual Arts) to work on location to create a series of paintings and drawings depicting the rapidly receding Gulkana Glacier
Mat-Su Trails and Parks Foundation(site)
Website upgrades
McCarthy Emergency Services
Community medical services building
McCoy, Tamara(site)
Artist Fellowship (Presentation/Interpretation) to study the music, history and performance practice of classical musical compositions of Johannes Brahms
McNett, Kimberlee
Project Award (Visual Arts) to create a mural for the Homer airport about peatlands, integrating her love of watercolor illustration with digital media
Messick, John
Project Award (Literary Arts/Scriptworks) to complete and promote his first book “Compass Lines,” a collection about the journeys that let him to Alaska
Miller, Erica Michelle
Project Award (Visual Arts) to replace the roof on her 50-year-old painting studio to allow the creation of large work and space for workshops and private lessons
Mission Investors Exchange(site)
2022 Industry Support
Moore Street Seniors Inc.
Senior affordable housing upgrades in Fairbanks
Moss, Jennifer(site)
Project Award (Multidiscipline) to publish an edition of boreal forest-inspired story cards for upcoming exhibitions of the collaborative program "In a Time of Change: Boreal Forest Stories"
Mountain View Health Services(site)
Clinical lab equipment in Anchorage
National Center for Family Philanthropy(site)
2022 Industry Support
Native Arts and Cultures Foundation(site)
Support for Alaska Native artists
Native Peoples Action Community Fund(site)
Office furniture, equipment and technology upgrades in Anchorage
Native Village of Tyonek
Pre-development plan for senior home
Navy League of the United States 151 Anchorage Council(site)
Landscaping for memorial
Neighborhood Development Center(site)
Support for Build from Within Alliance's convening of economic development leaders in Anchorage
New Chance Church Inc
Ukraine refugee relief program in Alaska
New Chance Church Inc
Alaska Ukrainian Relief Program
Nikiski Senior Citizens, Inc.(site)
Flooring replacement
Nine Star Enterprises, Inc. dba Nine Star Education & Employment Services(site)
HVAC replacement in Anchorage
Nome Community Center(site)
Permanent supportive housing
Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage(site)
Karl Eid Ski Jump buildings
North Star Dance Foundation(site)
Black box theater construction
Northwest Inupiat Housing Authority(site)
Vehicle to support meal and shelter programs
Nudson, Oralee
Project Award (Visual Arts) Northwoods Book Arts Guild to support Alaska’s first group inclusion in the international Art-o-Mat
Palmer Arts Council(site)
Piano restoration
Partners for Progress, Inc.(site)
Headquarters building in Anchorage
Peak Grantmaking, Inc.(site)
2022 Industry Support
Peninsula Art Guild dba Kenai Art Center(site)
Flooring for art center gallery
Philanthropy Northwest(site)
2022 Industry Support
Polynesian Association of Alaska(site)
Civic & Cultural Engagement in Anchorage
Priday, Gail
Project Award (Visual Arts) to create and ship artwork for an upcoming exhibit at the Alaska State Museum, to attend a printmaking workshop and to purchase tools and materials
Prince William Sound Science and Technology Institute(site)
Farm property for food security initiative in Cordova
Providence Alaska Foundation(site)
Integration of behavioral health clinicians into Anchorage and Kodiak schools
Providence Health & Services Washington(site)
Providence Alaska House - a permanent supportive housing project in Anchorage
Radio Free Palmer(site)
Broadcast equipment in Chickaloon
Rendezvous Senior Day Services
HVAC and electrical system upgrades in Ketchikan
Renewable Energy Alaska Project(site)
Technology and furniture upgrades in Anchorage
Russell, Duke(site)
2022 President's Artist Award
Sallee, Alex
Artist Fellowship (Media Arts) to write and direct a short film about an urban Inuit queer teen’s identity and their intersections with tradition
Sattler, Samuel
Project Award (Music Composition) Seward’s Folly Media to produce a music album and film about harsh life experiences to encourage creative people to seek help
Sazama, Rebecca
Project Award (Visual Arts) to purchase materials, tools and equipment to further her exploration of contemporary abstract metal sculpture
See Stories(site)
Multimedia project documenting WWII impacts statewide
Set Free Alaska, Inc.(site)
Facility for sober housing and substance abuse recovery programs
Set Free Alaska, Inc.(site)
Generator in Wasilla
Seward Community Health Center(site)
Technology upgrades for Seward Community Health Center
Sitka Conservation Society(site)
Wilderness retreat property improvements near Pelican
Sitka Sound Science Center(site)
Sabbatical for Lisa Busch
Sitka Sound Science Center(site)
Electric bicycles and kayaks
Solid Rock Ministries(site)
Cabin construction in Soldotna
Southcentral Foundation(site)
Expansion of a Traditional Healing Clinic within the Anchorage Native Primary Care Center
St. George's Episcopal Church(site)
Roof replacement for historic community building in Cordova
St. Vincent de Paul Society Diocesan Council Southeast Alaska, Inc.(site)
Fire alarm upgrades in Juneau
Storyknife Writers Retreat(site)
Van for Storyknife Residency in Homer
Terminal Radio, Inc.(site)
Radio transmitter in Valdez
The Alaska Black Caucus(site)
Consulting and technical assistance for strengthening organization in Anchorage
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Support camp organizations statewide
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Chugach State Park trail improvements
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Alaska Housing Trust fund
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Black in Alaska Fund
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Anchorage Coalition to End Homelessness food distribution effort
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Homelessness initiative for hotel conversions
The Alaska Community Foundation(site)
Western Alaska Disaster Relief Fund
The Aspen Institute
Healthy Communities Fellowship program
The Rotary Foundation(site)
Playground equipment in Fairbanks
Tundra Women’s Coalition(site)
Sabbatical for Eileen Arnold
Turco, Katherine
Artist Fellowship (Multidiscipline) to produce a series of podcasts featuring collaborative spoken-word stories and recordings of wildlife
United Service Organizations, Inc.(site)
Military support trailer in Anchorage
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Conceptual design for Alaska Native gathering plan in Anchorage
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
UA Fairbanks Georgeson Botanical Garden service road
University of Alaska Foundation(site)
Social worker workforce expansion program
Valdez Adventure Alliance(site)
Shoup Bay Trail improvements
Valhalla Place, LLC(site)
Development of 15-unit family and workforce housing in Petersburg
Valley Mountain Bikers and Hikers(site)
Mountain bike trails in Palmer
Valley Residential Services(site)
Bridgeway Community House Phase II in Wasilla
Vidic, Taylor
Project Award (Music Composition) to record her first full-length album of original music and tour Southeast Alaska and lower 48
Viking Swim Club Inc.(site)
New swim blocks
Warden, Allison(site)
Artist Fellowship (Music Composition) to create a publishing company to record and distribute her first album of Elder-inspired hip-hop music
Wass, Zak Dylan
Project Award (Music Composition) to complete the final phase of construction of his professional recording studio
Williams, Peter (Ilgavik)(site)
Artist Fellowship (Multidiscipline) to research and create new artwork made of fish skin using traditional stitches, tanning methods and construction techniques
World Eskimo-Indian Olympics(site)
Portable gym floor in Fairbanks
Wrangell Institute for Science and Environment(site)
Sabbatical for Robin Mayo
Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council(site)
Vehicle for field work
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation(site)
Health clinic in Quinhagak