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Category Archives: Foraker News

Mar 19, 2019
Posted Under: Foraker News       Tags: fiscal sponsorship

Sultana, Foraker’s fiscal sponsorship, is now accepting applications for fiscally-sponsored organizations! If you are interested in learning more or receiving an application, please contact Chellie Skoog, Vice President of Programs at Sultana exists to support groups and projects in the preliminary stages of their development, offering opportunities to incubate ideas, employ staff, and provide … [ Read More ]

Mar 11, 2019
Posted Under: Foraker News

In partnership with the Atwood Foundation, Foraker is offering discounted services to arts, culture, and humanities organizations.   A limited amount of financial assistance is available and will be on a first come first serve basis.  Every effort will be made to help those organizations with the greatest need. To learn more about how we can … [ Read More ]

Feb 11, 2019
Posted Under: Foraker News

For many years now, we have been documenting the economic impact of the nonprofit sector on our state’s economy. Our latest report, published last year, found that the sector directly employs 44,100 people in Alaska — that’s more than 17% of the state’s jobs. In rural Alaska, the sector contributes 40% of all jobs. This … [ Read More ]

Jan 18, 2019
Posted Under: Foraker News       Tags: earthquake

As we continue to move forward from the 7.0 earthquake and the aftershocks we understand that there are many stages to this event.  Thank you to all of you who stepped up to support each other, your team, and the community.  We continue to want to understand the impact on your mission.  Specifically, this survey … [ Read More ]

Jan 8, 2019
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In partnership with the UAA Economics Department and Rasmuson Foundation, Foraker is co-hosting a series of lectures from leading scholars from around the country that will focus on the latest research in philanthropy. The first lecture will take place on February 4 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm and will feature Anya Samek, an Associate Professor … [ Read More ]

Dec 27, 2018
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The 2018 Salary & Benefits Report: Benchmarking Nonprofit Compensation in Alaska As nonprofit leaders, it’s essential that we have tools to make informed decisions. One of those tools is our Salary and Benefits Report – which gives us context and a comparative benchmark for compensation in Alaska’s nonprofit sector. Recruiting and retaining a talented workforce is … [ Read More ]

Dec 2, 2018
Posted Under: Foraker News

We are open for business normal hours this week and our community classes will continue as scheduled. Thanks to everyone who reached out to check on us after the quake.

Nov 30, 2018
Posted Under: Foraker News

The Foraker family is safe. We have closed our office so our staff can be with their families. You can reach Laurie Wolf at 907-250-5043 if you need assistance. Message from the City: Hi Everyone, Please reach out to your communities to notify them that the Emergency Management Office has been activated. We are requesting … [ Read More ]

Nov 20, 2018
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Executive Leadership Initiative Mentoring and community for executive directors in their first three years of leadership. We believe successful leaders are supported leaders. With the Executive Leadership Initiative we have created a safe space where you can find tools and resources to help you grow into your role as executive director. During this program you will … [ Read More ]

Nov 13, 2018
Posted Under: Foraker News

The Foraker Group is expanding our team! We are seeking a Controller to help strengthen the nonprofit sector as part of our consolidated accounting services team. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to assisting the VP of Finance / CFO in ensuring that the accounting and financial reporting needs of Foraker and … [ Read More ]