Chilkat Valley

Chilkat Valley Community Foundation

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation (CVCF) allows joyful givers to realize community dreams. Locally advised, CVCF is solely focused on the needs of the Chilkat Valley, which includes the Haines Borough and the Chilkat Indian Village of Klukwan. Approximately 2500 residents make their home in the valley. In addition, numerous seasonal residents and visitors enjoy all the community has to offer.

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation meets our community’s needs by increasing connections between people and the organizations that serve them. We have more than 75 nonprofits that serve all ages and provide educational, cultural, health, social, historical, environmental, recreational, and arts-related opportunities.

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation is a permanent fund for the Chilkat Valley. Your gifts will be part of a long-term endowment, allowing you to invest in our community’s future and contribute to our quality of life.

Your donation will:

  • Connect donors with causes they care about
  • Catalyze community planning between individuals, organizations, and governments
  • Support nonprofits through grants and educational training

2014 Grant Opportunity

The Chilkat Valley Community Foundation (CVCF) is pleased to announce its sixth grantmaking cycle. Thanks to our donors and the Rasmuson Foundation, CVCF will award up to $14,400 in grants in 2014. For more information, visit Grants.

This grant cycle opens July 30th, 2014. Applications are due September 30th, 2014 at 9:00 pm Alaska time.

Kingfisher Consulting, LLC Sponsors 2014 CVCF Mini-Tech Grant

Local nonprofits and eligible organizations have the opportunity to apply for a Mini-Tech Grant. This $600 grant is being sponsored by Kingfisher Consulting, LLC and is for a project that incorporates some aspect of technology (new equipment, training, software, etc.)

Visit Grants for the eligibility requirements, an online application tutorial and to apply online.

Please contact us for more information at or call 907-766-6868.