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Grant helps Potters Guild

...Kenai Peninsula Foundation is focused on the needs of the area through a permanent endowment that makes grants to the nonprofit groups serving the community.The grant was used to purchase shelves for the Kenai Potters Guild gas kiln. The shelves...
What others say: One Homeless Night puts focus on local homelessness issues

...students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in recent years. This year's event was hosted by local homeless nonprofit group Fairbanks Youth Advocates, next to their facility known as The Door.During the event, participants construct makeshift...
Homer's Schroer, Seward's Steinbrecher to enter Alaska High School Hall of Fame

...Schroer retired in 1982, but his work in the community did not end there. Working with the Homer Foundation, a nonprofit group that provides funds for the community, Schroer has donated an untold amount of help and financial support, many...
Dividend amount double from last year

...the Pick.Click.Give. program had 26,850 applicants go online and pledge approximately $2.8 million to 511 nonprofit groups. That's the highest total since the program began six years ago.The permanent fund has seen a 71 percent increase...

...enema bottle. Four hours later, Duff said she felt good enough to get up and go for a walk.Today, Duff runs a nonprofit group, the Fecal Transplant Foundation, which aims to raise awareness of the procedure and help patients. Duff says she...

...people often could tell each other's tribal affiliation simply from the design of their shoes, according to the nonprofit group Native Languages of the Americas.Observers say the Rock Your Mocs campaign is helping to fuel a resurgence of Native...

...links to the Internet through a local wireless provider, sort of like a cellphone version of Skype or magicJack.One nonprofit group backing the system, Rhizomatica, says it could be a model for other isolated indigenous villages around the world...
Boatloads of benevolence

...ANCHORAGE -The Alaska Fishing Industry Relief Mission Inc. had good news from Japan just in time for Thanksgiving. The nonprofit group raised more than $375,000 for tsunami relief efforts in 2011. This summer, Canadian Linda Ohama helped the group...
Op-ed: Our salmon deserve better

...policy calls needed to avoid them.Bob Shavelson is the Executive Director of Cook Inletkeeper, a community-based nonprofit group that works to protect salmon habitat and water quality throughout the Cook Inlet watershed.
Kenai Mountains heritage area seeks public input

...hall. Johnson said that projects can come forward from any community organization, whether its a public entity, nonprofit group or other organization. Once a community applies, the area's board of directors considers the application, and...


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