JUNEAU - The Douglas-Dornan Foundation, a donor-advised fund of the Juneau Community Foundation, will accept applications for funding support until June 1. The foundation offers financial grants to organizations that benefit and enhance the health, education and welfare of individuals in Southeast Alaska.
Examples of possible Foundation financial support include, but are not limited to:
Charitable organizations, foundations or other nonprofit organizations, or child-care institutions in Southeast Alaska, foster parent programs and early childhood education programs.
Individuals, within organizations, who are pursuing special training/education in any field of professional endeavor, for use in defraying costs for tuition, transportation, or lodging expenses related to attendance at professional conferences, training or educational programs.
Events or special services that enhance the overall quality of life, such as through amateur sports organizations or children's music and theatre activities, and encourage participation through sponsorship of programs and events open to all individuals.
Applications will be evaluated based on the quality of program to be supported or attended, reasonableness and accuracy of proposed budget, background and experience of applicant, support from other sources, and appropriateness to the objectives of the Fund.
Application forms may be obtained at www.juneaucf.org or by contacting Paul D. Douglas, Advisor, 5050 Thane Road, Juneau, AK 99801. For more information, call 463-3042. Completed applications must be mailed to this address and postmarked no later than June 1.