At 12:55 p.m. on a Saturday, a dozen or so cars sat idling in the snowy parking lot of the Fairview Community Recreation Center in Anchorage's Fairview neighborhood. Cardboard boxes, backpacks and bags were neatly queued on the ground as people, thoroughly bundled up against the cold, chatted with one another in a variety of languages. Read More >
In your average roomful of 100 Alaska women, well over half of them – 59 – have been physically abused or sexually assaulted in their lifetimes. When you pass a woman on the sidewalk, in the aisle at the grocery store, on a ski trail or in the car next to you, there’s a better than 50-50 chance she is among the victims. Read More >
|From Becky Soldotna|
I love the Pick.Click.Give. option for my PFD. With a full time job and full home life, this option helps me support the charities I love, such as the Watershed Forum. The Kenai River is our most important asset and protecting the watershed and the river is vital to our communities. Thank You Kenai Watershed Forum for being there!!... Read more
|From Amy Nome|
I gave my main donation to Alaska Native regional non-profit (Kawerak, Inc) because this year is critical for funding their project to complete the first ever Alaska Native cultural center for the Bering Strait Region. I also gave to UAF Northwest Campus to show my support for all they do for our community of Nome, and our region.... Read more
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