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Michael Burns

...the Alaska Bankers Association, the American Bankers Association, the Fiscal Policy Council of Alaska, the Alaska Children's Trust, Boys & Girls Clubs of Anchorage, The Imaginarium, and the Anchorage Concert Association. He was also a member...
My Turn: Caring for Alaska's children

Recently, I hosted a barbecue for Juneau's foster children and their foster families. At the event, I met some truly amazing foster parents whom I felt were "angels in our midst.
Letter: Go blue on Friday

When someone asks what I do and I tell them that I work at AWARE, an emergency safe shelter for victims of domestic and sexual abuse, there is a predictable pause. Then, they often say, "That must be so sad." I usually agree; it is sometimes sad.
My Turn: An overdue ounce of prevention

...urging the immediate passage of HB 44.? As First lady, Donna Walker serves as the honorary chair of the Alaska Children's Trust. She is a mother, grandmother, attorney and a former Office of Children's Services caseworker. She spent...
My Turn: Help first lady Donna Walker put the "unity" in community

...mine as I serve with great honor and deep gratitude as Alaska's first lady.As the honorary chairwoman of the Alaska Children's Trust, I am thankful for the important work being done by this and other organizations to prevent child abuse and...
Alaska First Lady named honorary chairwoman of Alaska Children's Trust

In an effort to raise awareness of child safety concerns, the Alaska Children's Trust has named Alaska First Lady Donna Walker as its honorary chairwoman. The Alaska Children's Trust was established in 1988.
My Turn: Start small, dream big

The holiday season can be a magical time of year, especially for children - our most valuable resource. As busy adults, it can be hard to remember that we all started out as children, dependent on those around us to care for us, to teach us, to love us.
Erin's Law: 'Stalking the Bogeyman'

Sexual assault prevention took the spotlight at the Capitol last week as legislators heard testimony from child sexual abuse survivors.
What will you do with your PFD?

...Health Trust Authority, BP Alaska, ConocoPhillips Alaska, the Mat-Su Health Foundation, the Friends of the Alaska Children's Trust, Providence Health + Services Alaska, and Flint Hills Resources Alaska. As important is in-kind marketing...
Learning the art of fatherhood

...who has been an instructor for more than 14 years. The dads' class is funded with a $9,032 grant from the Alaska Children's Trust and Bartlett funds. The grant also covers a monthly new fathers' support group. "We have traditionally focused...


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