Spirit of Youth in a nonprofit organization that works to empower young Alaskans by recognizing and promoting youth involvement in the community.
The Alaskan chapter of Volunteers of America was founded in 1981. This organization provides a number of services to youth and families across the state of Alaska including affordable housing and adolescent treatment services.
The Alaska Injury Prevention Center (AIPC) is a nonprofit corporation that aims to prevents and reduce injuries and fatalities in Alaska. The work done by AIPC is data driven, rigorous, and ensures that any potential interventions have a strong basis in community need.
The Anchorage Youth Development Coalition (AYDC) is an AIPC program that brings together more than 60 youth serving organizations. The group was first formed in 2000, and became an official coalition in 2003. In 2015, AYDC merged with AIPC.
Healthy Voices, Healthy Choices is a coalition of stakeholders that aims to promote healthy choices through education, outreach, and youth-led advocacy. The goal is to build a stronger, healthier, and more resilient community.