Recovering from the 7.0 earthquake will take time. Working together, we can deliver the help needed for our neighbors and our nonprofit partners to get back on their feet.
Give Help: United Way of Anchorage is accepting donations to support ongoing earthquake recovery efforts in the Anchorage bowl. Funds raised by United Way of Anchorage will be leveraged through a collaboration with a coalition of funders and providers; 100% of all gifts to United Way of Anchorage for earthquake recovery are tax deductible and will be used to support Anchorage-area needs.
• Text AKSTRONG to 41444 to give via MobileCause
• Starting Wednesday, December 12th, support earthquake recovery when visiting your local Subway restaurant in Anchorage, Girdwood, Eagle River, Palmer, or Wasilla.
Alaska Community Foundation Fund: Alaska Disaster Recovery Fund. A coalition of funders and service providers have come together around a single fund, the Alaska Disaster Recovery Fund, to be managed by The Alaska Community Foundation. The fund’s purpose is to support the ongoing recovery efforts from the November 30, 2018 earthquake in Southcentral Alaska. The goal of this fund is to allow donors to support recovery efforts for both short-term emergency response and long-term recovery.
Get Help: For the latest information on available earthquake-related resources and opportunities to volunteer and provide additional support, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-478-2221.
Update from United Way of Anchorage President Michele Brown on earthquake response efforts.
IMMEDIATE NEEDS & MORE WAYS TO HELP
American Red Cross of Alaska
In need of water and food for shelters
Food Bank of Alaska
Food and donations to ensure needs are met across Southcentral.
Lutheran Social Services
In need of food donations
Karluk Manor tenants in need of personal item replacement such as microwaves, coffee pots, and other home appliances. Call 907-375-3200 for more information.
INFORMATION & RESOurces
State Individual Disaster Assistance: Information on how to apply. Hotline: 1-855-445-7131 (8am – 8pm)
The Foraker Group: An extensive list of a variety of resources and information from road closures to emotional support and donation needs.
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