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Rasmuson Foundation's Board of Directors announces $9.9 million in Tier 2 grants, investments and initiatives across Alaska. Below are the awards for Southeast Alaska and statewide organizations.
Rasmuson Foundation announces grants 121912 NEWS 1 Capital City Weekly Rasmuson Foundation's Board of Directors announces $9.9 million in Tier 2 grants, investments and initiatives across Alaska. Below are the awards for Southeast Alaska and statewide organizations.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Story last updated at 12/19/2012 - 3:01 pm

Rasmuson Foundation announces grants

Rasmuson Foundation's Board of Directors announces $9.9 million in Tier 2 grants, investments and initiatives across Alaska. Below are the awards for Southeast Alaska and statewide organizations.

Southeast

Metlakatla Indian Community www.metlakatla.com was awarded $159,217 to preserve the exterior of its Longhouse.

Sealaska Heritage Institute www.sealaskaheritage.org was awarded $1,250,000 to include a 1-to-1 challenge grant up to $250,000 for construction of the Walter A. Soboleff Center.

Statewide

The Foundation will invest $500,000 over two years in Recover Alaska, a statewide collaborative effort to reduce the harmful effects of alcohol in Alaska.

The Alaska Community Foundation www.alaskacf.org/ will receive up to $250,000 over three-years to expand The Community Asset Building Initiative, a program to build permanent, local endowment funds across the state.


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