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Borough assembly discusses how it funds local nonprofits

Mitch Borden/KMXT The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly is working on revising the way it distributes funds to local nonprofit organizations. At a recent work session, the assembly discussed the nonprofits that receive large noncompetitive agency grants. This year there were five organizations that received this type of funding from the borough including the Brother Francis Shelter, Kodiak Island Food Bank, ... Read More »

The Borough Assembly Approves Funding for Nonprofits

Mitch Borden/KMXT The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly recently approved funding for 12 local nonprofits. The borough budgeted $40,000 for the 2018 fiscal year. The assembly chose to distribute $4,000 to the organizations that asked for money. The assembly equally distributed funds because it needed more time finalize its small competitive non-profit grant scoring criteria. The American Red Cross and the ... Read More »

Borough Assembly Discusses Funding Criteria for Nonprofits

Mitch Borden/KMXT The Kodiak Island Borough Assembly got a little bit closer to finalizing its small competitive nonprofit grants scoring criteria at its work session last night. The proposed policy change would allow the assembly to rank different aspects of organizations applying for small grants, helping it choose who gets funds. In the past, there has been no such system. ... Read More »

Borough to Examine Budget for Increased Nonprofit Funding

Kayla Desroches/KMXT Nonprofit representatives filled the room at the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly work session last night, ready to defend their claim to funding. During the budgeting process, the borough decreased nonprofit funding by 40% for fiscal year 2017, and the assembly looked towards nonprofits to re-express their interest in funding. And the assembly got a lot of interest during ... Read More »

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