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Alaska Social Justice Fund

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Alaska Community Foundation
Nov 15, 2023


The Alaska Social Justice Fund provides grants for organizations working to eradicate systemic discrimination, increase the power of disenfranchised and under-resourced communities, and promote equal rights and equitable opportunity for all Alaskans.

Areas of interest include:

  • Rural communities
  • Alaska natives
  • Child care
  • Community development
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Health and wellness
  • Human services
  • Journalism
  • Women's equality

Priority will be given to organizations that:

  • Address root causes in addition to reducing harm and relieving the symptoms of systemic issues
  • Show a commitment to lasting, fundamental mindset shifts in relation to social justice issues
  • Serve communities outside the Anchorage area and are located in the communities they serve

Eligible applicants include:

  • Organizations with an annual budget of less than $500,000
  • Semi-independent projects that are fiscally sponsored by a larger organization (Contact to confirm eligibility)
  • 501(c)3 public charitable organizations with 509(a)(1), 509(a)(2), or 509(a)(3) public charitable status
  • Faith-based organization providing social services
  • Federally recognized tribes
  • Tribal nonprofit organizations
  • City governments or boroughs
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $15,000 for project support and $10,000 for general operating support
Project period: 12 months
Estimated number of awards: 15-20
Estimated total program funding: $150,000

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Child care · Children and youth · Community and economic development · Community and faith-based initiatives · Families · Health disparities · Human services · Social determinants of health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women · Alaska

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