Ketchikan CF Opens First Grant Cycle

Ketchikan Community Foundation’s First Grant Cycle is now open! The deadline for submitting grant applications in March 15th, 2016 by 5:00 pm.

The Ketchikan Community Foundation seeks applications from qualified tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents) that support charitable activities in the Ketchikan area. Ketchikan Community Foundation has established three broad areas for grantmaking and grants will be awarded in only one category each year. The 3 broad areas are:

  • Physical and/or Emotional Support (2016)
  • Youth (2017)
  • Community Enrichment (2018)

For 2016, the grants committee will be requesting applications from organizations or programs for Physical and/or Emotional Support, which will include a wide range of activities including, but not limited to; food assistance, direct services to physically or emotionally disabled individuals or making those services more easily obtainable, shelter for persons at risk of either physical or emotional harm, and other services within this scope.

Ketchikan Community Foundation Grant Guidelines

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About the Author: Mariko Sarafin

Mariko is an Alaska born singer-songwriter that looks up at the sky to stare at stars and loves being outside. She shares her life with her wife, Erin, and their loving chocolate Lab, Mirrah. At The Alaska Community Foundation, Mariko leads the statewide Affiliate program, supporting local Advisory Boards who galvanize people in their hometowns to find solutions to address their community's needs and build endowments to benefit their communities, now and forever.