Photos: 'Orange Is The New Black' fundraiser

...have helped raise $45,000 for the drill, in collaboration with other fundraisers through Ground Work Opportunities, a nonprofit charity focused on empowering local leaders."Collectively, we'll get it done," said Wulffenstein.For more information...
What to do if you find a stranded, baby animal

...Jensen said. "We're not picking up every animal we come across." The rehabilitation area is just one part of the nonprofit SeaLife Center, Werner said. How many marine mammals it helps to rehabilitate varies from year to year. They've helped...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...him on his return to Alaska.The Dauenhauers were also the first language specialists at Sealaska Heritage Institute, a nonprofit founded as the Sealaska Heritage Foundation in 1981. Dauenhauer served as Director of Language and Cultural Studies at SHI...
Odds of infant death higher in villages cities, according to new research from the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.Epidemiologists for the statewide nonprofit estimate the odds of a child dying before his or her first birthday increase by 3 percent for every 10 miles the family lives...
My Turn: Changing the world one story at a time

...people here.This is the fourth year Maier and I have volunteered to serve as local coordinators for Ayusa, one of many nonprofit exchange student organizations. Christina, Hassam and Mohamed (who came a day earlier), are recipients of Youth Exchange...
Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...the Alaska Wilderness League are the three plaintiffs listed on a complaint filed in U.S. district court for Alaska by nonprofit environmental law organization Earthjustice against the USFS, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Regional Forester Beth...
My Turn: Maximum benefit to people or favored corporations?

...treasury. Its effects will cripple the state's obligation to fund government. The implications to Alaska's public-serving nonprofit economy are dire. The sector that includes soup kitchens, food banks, legal aid, mental health services, medical assistance...
Design team to present free lecture and workshop

...and open to the public. All ages and levels of experience are welcome.The Alaska Design Forum was founded in 1992 as a nonprofit organization of architects, artists and designers formed to broaden the range of discussion of the design of the built environment...
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Researcher: Some rivers' salmon at risk spots are."Norman Cohen, Southeast Alaska program director for The Nature Conservancy said in the release that the nonprofit "began this research because we're interested in learning how climate change may affect resources important to the people...
Ballet director raises 'the barre'

...proof in the pudding," Roan said. "Giving back to the community."Roan emphasized that even though the organization is a nonprofit, it must be run as a business - offering people what they want and balancing a budget, in addition to achieving artistic...


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