Providence Alaska House is designed as permanent supportive housing for senior citizens in Anchorage who have nowhere else to live.
The donation of a disused storage facility lets Shiloh Community Housing develop a one-stop shop for resources to disrupt the cycle of homelessness.
A court ruling against a motion by the Downtown Hope Center homeless shelter in Anchorage effectively preserves its exemption from the city’s anti-discrimination ordinance.
Governor Michael Dunleavy and Dr. Tamika Ledbetter, Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, announced a recurring two-year grant of $1.65 million from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development for new programs to prevent and treat youth homelessness across rural Alaska.
A $100,000 grant from KeyBank to Covenant House Alaska, announced as part of its annual Fire & Ice Ball, is the bank’s largest donation to date in the state of Alaska.
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority has approved more than $2.1 million in grants to organizations across the state in the second quarter of fiscal year 2019.
Philanthropy is a crucial part of the culture at Alaska’s banks and credit unions.