2018 Main Grant Awards Announced Eleven Awards Totaling $30,000 To Petersburg Nonprofits

The Petersburg Community Foundation, an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation, congratulates its 2018 grantees. This year, the Foundation awarded $30,000 in grants to eleven outstanding organizations.



  • Girl Scouts of Alaska – $2,045
    2018 Summer Day Camp and Women of Science & Technology in Petersburg.
  • Good Beginnings Preschool – $3,550
    To support teacher training and STEM based learning resources.
  • Mountain View Food Services – $1,500
    To support the continuation of the meal program.
  • Narrows Broadcasting (KFSK) – $3,500
    Audio video upgrades for the KFSK production facility.
  • Petersburg Arts Council – $5,000
    Wright Auditorium lighting improvements.
  • Petersburg Children’s Center – $6,000
    Outdoor play area improvements.
  • Petersburg Humane Association – $1,000
    Laundry improvements to the animal shelter.
  • Marine Mammal Center – $1,975
    To support removal of plastics and marine debris.
  • Petersburg Public Library – $2,500
    To support brining the art exhibit “Decolonizing Alaska” to the library.
  • Southeast Resource Center – $1,000
    For books and materials for adult education in Petersburg.
  • The Salvation Army – $2,000
    To support the 2018 Petersburg School Backpack Food Assistance Program.

The Petersburg Community Foundation is an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), a statewide nonprofit organization that manages charitable funds allowing donors to advance a cause, support an organization or provide flexible support for community needs.