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 Anne Kodiak|
I like to give to the Baranov Museum in Kodiak, Alaska. I am a lifelong Alaskan. I graduated from Kodiak High School and returned to Kodiak as an adult to teach and raise my family. The Baranov Museum was a part of my childhood and is now a part of my son's. As a teacher I appreciate the Baranov's educational outreach and as a parent I value sharing our community's heritage with my son through...... Read more
|From Minta Anchorage|
PCG is brilliant! It's a fast, super easy way to share some of my PFD with groups that are doing good things for our community. The hardest part is choosing who to Pick! Last year I gave to STRIDE (therapeutic horse riding), and I'll be adding more groups to the list this year. Thanks to ALL the wonderful people who run these programs, and to the PCG folks who make it easy to support them. XO... Read more
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