Latest news, alerts, and events.

May 14, 2015
Posted Under: Government

Alaska’s Congressional Delegation announced it will hold the 2015 Federal Grants Symposium at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and visit with representatives from federal agencies offering grants and loans. Additionally, there will be training seminars highlighting information about federal grant and loan processes, along with tips to take advantage of potential funding opportunities. Foraker’s incoming CEO, Laurie Wolf, will be presenting on The Foraker Nonprofit Sustainability Model.

Program Schedule

9:00am – 9:30am – Registration
9:30am – 9:45am – Video Remarks by Alaska Congressional Delegation
9:45am – 10:45am – Presentation by Foraker Group
11:00am – 12:00pm – Panel moderated by Rasmuson Foundation
12:00pm – 12:20pm – Presentation by Alaska Community Foundation
12:30 – 4:00pm – Granting agencies fair featuring:

  • Economic Development Administration
  • USDA Rural Development
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • U.S. Forest Service
  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Denali Commission
  • IRS (Local Taxpayer Advocate)
  • Small Business Administration
  • Dept. of Energy
  • Indian Energy and Econ. Development

The reservation period has ended, but please feel free to attend the Federal Agency Fair from 12:30pm to 4:00pm.