...offered such an opportunity Saturday during an eight-hour catamaran trip to Admiralty Island, organized by KJ Metcalf and the nonprofit group Friends of Admiralty Island. Among them were Sitka whale biologist Jan Straley, Sitka writer John Straley, naturalist...
JAHC calls for nominations for Mayor's Awards for the Arts has made a significant impact on our community. ? Business Leadership in the Arts: Recognizes businesses (profit or nonprofit) or individual business leaders whose efforts enhance and sustain the arts in Juneau, and set them apart as model corporate...
Yakutat organizations, community members band together to save town

...every two weeks. The city recently secured a grant for a playground from the Rasmuson Foundation, and hopes to work with the nonprofit on a totem park and the artists' workshop."The excitement you see... behind that excitement is just pure survival...
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students the school.Swanson visited the school as part of American300's tour of Alaska. American300 is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization that brings interesting and relevant guests to U.S. service stations around the world to "put a face on resiliency...
Upcoming Navy exercises prompt protest

...materials like mercury, lead and cyanide, said Emily Stolarcyk, program manager for the Eyak Preservation Council. The local nonprofit group protested the drills by surrounding the fuel dock in the town of Cordova with their boats on Saturday.The exercises...
Woosh Kinaadeiyi to host 2nd Annual Spring Showcase

...Kristina Paulick. Tickets include a five course meal from Rockwell.Proceeds from the event benefit Woosh Kinaadeiyi, a nonprofit organization committed to diversity, inclusive community, and empowering voice. Woosh Kinaadeiyi is best known for organizing...
Presentation: From Bellingham to Kotzebue in six short months will go toward the Alaska Wilderness League, which is also responsible for helping make the presentation possible. The nonprofit aims to "lead the effort to preserve wild lands and waters in Alaska by engaging citizens and decision makers with a courageous...
Lighthouse dinner cruise fundraiser

...served at 7 p.m. on the after deck. The boat will be back at the dock by 9:30 p.m. The Boat Company is an educational nonprofit and public charity established in 1979 by the McIntosh Foundation. The foundation has provided nature-based cruises in...
A new age of aid following Nepal quakes, how we promote our campaigns, and how others find and contribute to them."NTEN is a membership organization of nonprofit technology professionals with a goal of facilitating the strategic use of technology "to make the world a better, just...
Race car drivers in Interior ready for 2015 season

...who drive the Bandoleros, on an even playing field, said Sean Ferris, the president of the Arctic Wheels of Alaska, the nonprofit organization that operates races at the North Pole Speedway."Racing is more of a head game then it is about your right...


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