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AHFC awards $36M in senior, low-income housing grants

...Rasmuson Foundation."Providing safe and appropriate housing is a big challenge for Alaska," said Rasmuson Foundation President Diane Kaplan. "The ... partnership between AHFC and the Foundation allows each organization to reach further than...
Bartlett CCU receives $94,000 donation

...lifting getting patients into and out of the beds. "These improvements help the patient recover faster," BRH Foundation President Maria Uchytil said. "Less hospital days, quicker recovery all around, and it prevents complications like bed...
Bartlett Regional Hospital Foundation thanks the community of Juneau and certification for Bartlett nurses."We are so thrilled to have reached our initial goal," said Foundation President Holly Cerne. "We even exceeded it, so are able to talk about seeing nurses through recertification in two years...
My Turn: Communities support fishing - and vice versa

...Think about what we can accomplish if we all give something back.? Buck Laukitis is a Trustee of the Homer Foundation, President of the North Pacific Fisheries Association in Homer and a coach.
Six local artists honored with Individual Artist Awards

...States Artist Fellow. Her weavings include Ravenstail robes and spruce root basketry, among other works.Rasmuson Foundation president Diane Kaplan cited Rofkar's contributions to the continuation of Tlingit weaving across the country through demonstrations...
Little League to introduce drug education

...young players and their families are expected to visit South Williamsport during the 11-day tournament, and foundation president Don Hooton plans to attend, too, to spread his awareness message in person."This is a teachable moment. Ever...
Woodward receives 2012 Distinguished Artist Award

...recognition of the artist's stature, creative accomplishments and level of excellence in his or her medium.Rasmuson Foundation president and CEO Diane Kaplan said the award also recognizes Woodward's generosity and expertise as a teacher, writer...
Hospital foundation worker accused of embezzlement

...administrative assistant before the alleged embezzlement became known. It's unclear if she has retained an attorney.Foundation President Jeff Cook informed the News-Miner about the incident before the newspaper obtained the criminal complaint.Foundation...

...University in Fairfax, Va., is the first to occupy the Rasmuson Chair in Economics, said Diane Kaplan, Rasmuson Foundation president. Alaska banker and philanthropist Elmer Rasmuson gave the university $5 million for the position, hoping to...
State's $100,000 grant brings old ferry 'halfway to dry dock'

...285,000 federal grant that the City Council accepted last year, "we're halfway to dry dock," Kalakala Foundation President Peter Bevis said. The grants, both contingent in part on private matching funds, are to get Kalakala into a...


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