The Atwood Foundation gives grants to nonprofit organizations based in the Anchorage Borough specializing in arts and K-12 education. Awards can range up to $150,000 each. Rolling deadlines. Youth groups have benefited; the foundation gave $25,000 to the Alaska Youth Theater. The next round of funding is to open early next year.
The Anchorage Rasmuson Foundation’s Tier 1 program provides grants of up to $25,000 each for capital projects, technology upgrades, capacity building initiatives, program expansion, and creative works. Past winners included the Alaska Youth and Parent Foundation, ($19,500), Child Care Connection, ($25,000) and the Pribilof School District, St. George Island School Community Library, ($6,000) for library books. Deadlines are rolling