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Here is the whole list of grants and initiatives.

November 26, 2019

Here is the whole list of grants approved by the Rasmuson Foundation board in November 2019.

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Foundation announces 2020 Sabbatical Award recipients

November 13, 2019

Leaders of five Alaska nonprofit organizations and two tribal governments have been named as recipients of a 2020 Rasmuson Foundation Sabbatical Award.

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Nominate now for 2020 Distinguished Artist Award

October 1, 2019

Rasmuson Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Distinguished Artist Award. The nomination period opened Tuesday, October 1. The deadline for...

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FAQs on investing in solutions for homelessness

September 26, 2019

For more on the initiative announced in September 2019, here are some questions and answers.

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Four Alaska partners announce $40 million investment in solutions for homelessness

September 25, 2019

Four private Alaska partners have joined to fund $40 million with one goal: Designing a pathway to end homelessness.

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Foundation welcomes new staff, promotes career growth

September 18, 2019

Meet our new team members! They bring expertise in visual and performing arts, human resources, philanthropy, health education and media. Two grew up in...

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Foundation creates budget information center

July 25, 2019

To help Alaskans understand the state budget situation, especially as it relates to nonprofit organizations that do some of the most difficult jobs in Alaska,...

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Homelessness Leadership Council urges Legislature to restore funding for programs and services

July 23, 2019

Just as the Anchorage community is making progress to address the persistent issue of homelessness, cuts to the State of Alaska budget are certain...

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Visionary leadership: Foundation CEO Kaplan receives national honor

June 13, 2019

Anyone who spends much time around Rasmuson Foundation President and CEO Diane Kaplan knows she's a fierce visionary. Now she's being recognized for it.

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Time to renew, gain insight, reflect

June 6, 2019

We are sharing this post by Kawerak Inc., the nonprofit Alaska Native corporation for the Nome region, announcing a new program to reward long-term employees...

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Who received a 2019 Individual Artist Award? Here’s the whole list.

May 17, 2019

Enjoy learning about what the awardees have in store.

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Foundation announces 2019 Individual Artist Award recipients

May 17, 2019

One makes traditional dolls of sealskin, leather and grass. Another performs in drag. There's an author writing a book about female mixed martial arts and poets...

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Writer, researcher, soundscape artist Richard Nelson: Foundation’s 2019 Distinguished Artist

May 15, 2019

He's a writer and narrator, radio producer and researcher, soundscape artist and filmmaker. And now Richard Nelson is the Foundation's 2019...

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Alaska: Our quality of life is at stake

May 13, 2019

We have heard repeatedly from some supporting billion-plus budget cuts that “the private sector should step up and fill the gap.” This isn’t possible.

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Premiere Friday of “Magnetic North: Governor Bill Sheffield”

May 9, 2019

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Meet Foundation’s new program officers: a social worker, a lawyer and an artist

May 6, 2019

Rasmuson Foundation is pleased to announce three new hires as we grow to better serve Alaska. One is our first external affairs program officer, with...

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Airline executive, Alaska Native corporate leader join Foundation board

March 11, 2019

Rasmuson Foundation is proud to announce that a village corporation leader and an airline executive are joining the board of directors.

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Meet Rasmuson Foundation’s four new staff members

February 20, 2019

Join us in welcoming new additions to the Rasmuson Foundation team. Our new staff members include our first IT operations manager as well as administrative help...

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Help for Alaska artists seeking award

February 7, 2019

To help artists apply for an Individual Artist Award, Rasmuson Foundation is hosting an online webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 12, and a workshop at the Anchorage...

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Alaska artists: Time to apply for Individual Artist Awards

January 16, 2019

Rasmuson Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2019 Individual Artist Awards. The awards are solely for artists living and working in Alaska.

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Deadline is Saturday for Distinguished Artist nominations

December 13, 2018

Which Alaska artist stands out to you as a particularly amazing and influential creative force? Nominations close Saturday for our 2019 Distinguished Artist, a...

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Rasmuson Foundation new awards: wilderness cabins, youth programs, a rural elders home and more

December 11, 2018

At its biannual meeting, the board approved more than $6.5 million in awards.

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Film Festival on Friday: Magnetic stories of 6 Alaskans

December 6, 2018

The stories of six leaders who helped shape Alaska's political, social and cultural landscape are told in the documentary series “Magnetic North: The Alaskan...

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Nonprofits, earthquake survey has been extended!

December 4, 2018

To Alaska nonprofit organizations: How did Friday's massive earthquake impact your work? Please complete this short survey so others can know how to help.

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