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Dec 7, 2019
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Catalyst is a results-oriented personal and professional development program designed to help you discover your intrinsic ability to create excellence and grow your network of support. With a cohort of peers, you will explore tools that will elevate your leadership. This program is designed for any nonprofit leader who is ready to learn, connect, and … [ Read More ]

Oct 11, 2019
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Foraker is hiring for three positions! We’re seeking a Director of Leadership Transition, a Leadership Transition Coordinator, and a Lead Capacity Builder. Join our dynamic team! Learn more here.

Oct 10, 2019
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In partnership with the Atwood Foundation, Foraker is offering discounted services to Anchorage 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 … [ Read More ]

Sep 18, 2019
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We are excited to launch a new program at Foraker! We believe one of the critical pieces of nonprofit sustainability is recruiting and retaining the right people to advance mission. For many years, Foraker has offered the services that together make up this new program. Now, we are combining our offerings into a comprehensive approach for … [ Read More ]

Jun 10, 2019
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The Rasmuson Foundation grants up to $40,000 to cover salary and expenses during a leadership sabbatical, which supports the personal growth or renewal of a nonprofit CEO or tribal executive. Consider nominating someone or plan to apply yourself. The deadline this year is September 15. Learn more at www.rasmuson.org/grants/sabbatical.

May 15, 2019
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For more than a decade, we have provided an array of organizational and leadership development services and offered some limited executive search services. We are now bringing those offerings into a comprehensive service called Transitions: Search & Succession. In this new service, we see leadership transition as an opportunity for positive change. We are scaling up … [ Read More ]

May 14, 2019
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Are you an Alaska nonprofit or tribal leader? Do you want to enhance your management skills and explore new techniques to effectively lead your organization? The Foraker Certificate in Nonprofit Management features courses developed to apply classroom teachings to your workplace, case studies directly related to issues facing Alaska nonprofits, and a network of fellow … [ Read More ]

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 cskoog@forakergroup.org. 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 ]

Feb 11, 2019
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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 ]