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Alaska Community Foundation Strengthening Organizations Grant

Alaska Community Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



ACF Strengthening Organizations Grant program provides operational support to nonprofit organizations in Alaska.

Grant awards will support:

  • Strengthening board leadership - board trainings or consultation with experts in board engagement
  • Human resources development - creation of a staff performance review process, creation and implementation of financial management procedures, and other similar items
  • Financial management - establish partnership agreements, create an action plan for coordinating/collaborating, or create a map/inventory of community assets
  • Program strategies and outcomes - collect information related to service recipient outcomes, develop programmatic success measures, or implement systems to keep information related to client needs, referral sources, and services provided
  • Strategic or business planning - developing a strategic, communication, or business plan with a professional consultant, or other planning activities
  • Community relationships - developing professional networks at events and conferences, collaborating with other nonprofits, or assessing needs in a community
  • Technology - using technology to strengthen an organization's operations, such installing a donor tracking system or updating a website
  • Executive director leadership - strengthening organizational leadership by hiring and executive coach or other activities
  • Fund development - creating and implementing a fundraising or donor development plan
  • Nonprofit consolidation - planning a merger of multiple nonprofit organizations into one

Applications will be accepted from entities in Alaska that are:

  • 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
  • Tribes
  • Churches
  • Local government agencies and programs
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $7,500
Typical award amount: $4,000 - $6,000

Application process

Links to the program guidance and online application process are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Leadership · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Alaska

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