News for Community

Thursday, April 08, 2021
FedEx Express announced today that it is adding a new, permanent night shift to its operations at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).  “FedEx Express is adding a second shift to sort import cargo at the Anchorage International Airport and is looking to fill 230 positions,” said Dale Shaw, Managing Director for FedEx Express in Alaska and Hawaii.  "This is great news from one of more
Categories: Members, Human Interest, Economic, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Spring Acupuncture & Wellness Clinic Are you fatigued?  Feeling stressed?  Have you noticed changes in your physical and/or mental wellbeing?  It’s time to Center yourself.  The Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Snow Blossom Acupuncture LLC - Wellness & Float Center and Live Breathe Alaska have partnered together to provide the benefits of Acupuncture & Qigong to Alaskans.This more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Members, Events, Military/Veteran
Thursday, April 01, 2021
ANCHORAGE, Alaska—Changing the world through sport begins with community. Alaska USA Federal Credit Union is proud of its commitment to community in supporting Special Olympics Alaska with a donation of $20,000. Special Olympics Alaska’s mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, April 01, 2021
This April, we are giving you 30 ways in 30 days to support local Alaska businesses and our economy. If every Alaska household shifted $20 of their spending to local businesses instead of non-locally owned businesses, an estimated additional $103 million would stay and circulate through the Alaska economy. Small changes have a big impact and we want to help make it easy for you to more
Categories: Members, Community, Press Release, Events
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Call for Submissions: Connecting Through ArtA Mental Health Month Art Show   Alaska Behavioral Health, NAMI – Anchorage, and Out North are teaming up to host an art show in the month of May in celebration of Mental Health Month.   We value the power that comes with sharing one’s lived experiences and the connections that can be made in doing so. We also recognize that sharing an experience more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Events
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
A recent study found Anchorage residents consider homelessness to be a top issue the city must address, surpassing crime and public safety with 76% of locals labeling it a crisis or big problem. The professional study was commissioned by the local business community to gauge public interest, desire and determination to address homelessness. That study revealed Anchorage is ready to support more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release