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Corbus' $48M donation makes huge impact

...endowment funds, a number of one-time gifts will be made to various organizations.The Whale Project will receive a donation of $460,000, prompting Whale Project president Kathy Kolkhurst Ruddy to declare, "The dream of former Mayor Bill Overstreet...
First Friday Art Walk located above Gold Town Theater in the Emporium Mall. Each First Friday features a different teacher and style. Whale Project updateWhale Project Storefront230 Seward St.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.Hear the latest news about the whale sculpture...
The Whale Project recieves donation

...500 check in donations to The Whale Project, a local partner in the 2013 Subaru "Share the Love" event. The Whale Project is a local non-profit aimed...32 will be presented to The Whale Project by Steven J. Allwine, Dealer...
Photo: Spike comes home

Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, president of the board of directors of The Whale Project, views the placement of "Spike" with University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor John Pugh and Donald Smith, Director of Labor...
Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients honored

...Director of Juneau Jazz & Classics, where she continues to serve as Board Chair, she plays a leading role in the Alaska Whale Project and is deeply involved with Alaska Native Culture Projects. Kathy epitomizes volunteerism by giving tirelessly and...
Overstreet leaves a legacy as Juneau champion snad to bring that back to Juneau.""His biggest disappointment would be that he couldn't live to see the whale project complete," Jean said, saying he felt the bronze whale statue would be good for Juneau "like the space needle in...
Juneau's whale awarded grant

A major grant was awarded to the statehood whale project early this week, bringing it closer to completion.On Tuesday the board of directors for the project announced the Rasmuson Foundation...
Overstreet remembered for perennial service

...when I made a mistake," said Overstreet Jr.In the last few years of his life, Overstreet spent his time on the Whale Project - a bronze humpback whale breaching from an infinity pool at Bridge Park.In a hall with ceilings as high as the 42-foot...
The abridged Overstreet, Part II

...buildings."Overstreet is a supporter of projects like the State Library and Museum and is currently championing the whale project, a bronze statue that would be placed near the Juneau-Douglas bridge. Designed by Skip Wallen, the statue features...
First Friday Art Walk

...Norway. Also on view, jewelry by Colleen Goldrich. The Whale Project receptionWostmann Building, 230 Seward St.Reception: 4-7 p.m.This event, organized by the Whale Project, will include photos of Skip Wallen's recent work...


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