ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The Alaska USA Foundation recently donated $40,000 to local nonprofits dedicated to helping children and families in need throughout the states of Alaska and Arizona. These donations mark a particularly special milestone for the Alaska USA Foundation, as they bring the Foundation’s charitable giving contributions total to more than $4 million since its inception in 2003.
Recipients of the Alaska USA Foundation $40,000 support include:
Feeding Matters - supports children and families navigating the difficulties of pediatric feeding disorder (PFD). They work to improve the health and well-being of children and their families through advocacy and programs that support, educate, and empower parents.
Kids Kupboard - has connected thousands of at-risk children to more than one million fresh healthy meals to help keep them more productive in school.
Covenant House Alaska - provides shelter and services for kids and youth, ensuring that no child must ever face hunger, homelessness, isolation, or the dangers of the street.
“Thanks to the generosity of our Alaska USA employees and members, the Alaska USA Foundation has donated an incredible $4 million to change lives and improve communities,” said Dan McCue, Executive Director, Alaska USA Foundation. “It’s an important milestone that reemphasizes the Foundation’s primary mission of supporting organizations that have proven to bring positive change for those in need.”
More About Alaska USA Foundation
For more than fifteen years, the Alaska USA Foundation has supported 501(c)(3) charitable organizations that provide needs-based services to children, veterans, and active-duty members of the military and their families. Since its inception, the Foundation has distributed more than $3 million to these organizations and is honored to assist those that provide direct services in support of its mission. Additional information about the Alaska USA Foundation is available at alaskausafoundation.org.
Photo: Representatives from Alaska USA Federal Credit Union present the annual Cash for Cans check to the Food Bank of Alaska.
Photo: Representatives from Alaska USA Federal Credit Union present the annual Cash for Cans check to St. Mary’s Food Bank.
Media Contact: Dan McCue
Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations
Alaska USA Federal Credit Union
907-786-2807 | D.McCue@alaskausa.org