Chilkat Valley

Chilkat Valley Community Foundation

Chilkat Valley Community Foundation Emergency Response Fund

This fund, built on caring and generosity, is intended to assist nonprofits and the communities served by the Chilkat Valley Community Foundation (Haines and Klukwan) to meet the extraordinary needs created by the devastating 2020 storm that led to the loss of life, property, and infrastructure in the community. The fund will support both short-term emergency response and long-term recovery.

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Donations may also be made by mail to:

Chilkat Valley Community Foundation 
PO Box 1117
Haines, AK 99827

Please include Chilkat Valley Community Foundation Emergency Response Fund in your check memo.

CVCF is an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (EIN# 92-0155067), a tax-exempt organization under IRC Section 501(c)(3). (the Foundation)

For questions, please call CVCF at 907-766-6868.

About CVCF

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 homes 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 works with donors to create “permanent funds” to benefit the Chilkat Valley. Your gifts will build long-term endowed funds, 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
•  Support nonprofits through grants and educational training
•  Catalyze community planning between individuals, organizations, and governments

2020 Grant Awards
Let's lean on each other even though we are apart.

Do You Need Support?​

The support chain connects people in need with willing volunteers.  If you need assistance with errands or other needs due to quarantine or health concerns, sign up here to be matched with a volunteer.  If you would like to volunteer, fill out page 2 of the form. Call Sara at 314-3074 with questions or if you need help filling out the form.