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

What We’re Working For:

United Way of Anchorage is a community of donors, advocates, partners, and volunteers working together to improve the health, education, and financial stability of everyone in our community.


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

What We’re Talking About:


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Tabitha Lemton

Peer Leader Navigators Lead the Way

Start with a startling fact – the overall health of immigrants and refugees who come to Alaska declines during the first five years they’re here. Our partners at the Alaska Literacy Program saw this among their English language learners. What they did about it is inspiring. What the immigrants and refugees themselves have done about it is inspiring. Read more…

To live better we must LIVE UNITED.

FREE TAX PREPARATION – Make Your Appointment Today

Free tax preparation is an important boost for individuals and families in Anchorage working to improve their financial stability. IRS-certified AARP Tax Aide volunteers are offering free tax prep assistance by appointment only this year. You can make an appointment online or call 2-1-1 for help scheduling an appointment.


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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