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Help starts with Alaska 2-1-1

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, including closures and changes in Municipality of Anchorage services, and other helpful community resources,
call 2-1-1 or 1-800-478-2221
Call center hours:
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.



IMPACT: 16,006 kids participate in positive youth activities.

What We’re Fighting For:

United Way of Anchorage advances the common good by mobilizing the caring power of our community. Our focus is on education, income and health — the building blocks for a good quality of life.


IMPACT: For ten years running, no child need sleep out in the cold during the Anchorage winter.

What We’re Talking About:


If You Don’t Have Health Coverage, Call Us.

That’s the simple message we’d like to get out during the Affordable Care Act open enrollment period for 2021 that began November 1 and runs through December 15. United Way healthcare navigators can help consumers learn about coverage, discounts they may qualify for or find out if they qualify for Medicaid. [read more…]

To live better we must LIVE UNITED.


While 1 in 3 low-income families report experiencing diaper need, and the number of families struggling to meet that basic need for their children is climbing in our community. We’re running a community-wide diaper drive throughout November to help fill this all-important need for struggling families. It’s a cause everyone can get behind.


THANK YOU to our top annual contributors!

United Way celebrates and recognizes the organizations and their employees who are taking the lead to improve lives and drive change in our community with their generous support.

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