Q1 Alaska Funders Group Meeting

Thu, March 28, 2019,
9:30am to 11:30am PDT
Anchorage, AK

Please join the first Alaska Funders Group meeting of 2019. For the first hour we will be joined by Larry Persily who will discuss the proposed FY2020 budget cuts in Alaska. We will also hear updates on recovery efforts and Census 2020. 

9:30-10:00AM: Welcome and brief updates
10:00-11:00AM: Discussion and Information on the FY2020 Proposed Budget for Alaska with Larry Persily
11:00-11:15AM: Update on Recovery Efforts
11:15-11:30AM: Census 2020

Meeting Details:
Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 9:30a-11:30a
Location: Bristol Bay Natiive Corporation Education Foundation, Anchorage AK

To register please click HERE.  

More on Larry Persily
Larry Persily has worked on Alaska public policy and finance issues for the past 20 years in various state, municipal and federal roles. Before that, we wrote about public policy and the state budget for 20 years as a journalist in Alaska. He has worked as a deputy commissioner at the Alaska Department of Revenue, associate director of the governor’s office in Washington DC, a staffer to the state House Finance Committee co-chair, and chief of staff at the Kenai Peninsula Borough. Larry has served on the boards of several Alaska nonprofit organizations.

If you have any questions please contact Danielle Crystal (dcrystal@philanthropynw.org). 

About the meeting:
 Participation in this meeting is open to philanthropic organizations that are currently making grants in Alaska. This includes private and family foundations, corporate foundations and giving programs, community and public foundations, tribal corporations and nations, governmental grantmaking programs and CDFI institutions with a philanthropic focus. You do not need to be a Philanthropy Northwest member to participate but do need to represent an organizational philanthropic institution. It is not appropriate for non-profit organizations or individuals to attend. If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact Danielle Crystal at dcrystal@philanthropynw.org

Background: Philanthropy Northwest supports the Alaska Funders Group, a network of our members and other grantmakers who fund in Alaska. The group meets throughout the year to share information, learn from each other and get to know their peers in the Alaska funding community. 

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