Support Literacy in Alaska!
For 50 years, the Literacy Council of Alaska has provided life-changing education services for Fairbanks and the Interior. We strive to provide English Language and High School Equivalency classes, workforce preparation services for youth and young adults, and an after-school program for children. Thanks to you, we can equip Fairbanks children and adults with the skills they need to pursue their dreams.
Join The Community That is Making a Difference
At the Literacy Council of Alaska, we believe every person who walks through our door is a vital part of our community. This means that investing in their education not only helps them but makes all of us stronger. Our instructors are continually innovating and working to cultivate the most effective education services for our community. Your donation helps us supply students with the best instructors, curriculum, and celebrations worthy of the hard work they put in to achieving their goals!
Your donation supports us to:
Create curriculums and materials for educational programs
Cover GED and ELL class fees for students
Provide snacks for our after-school program
Fund professional development opportunities for staff
Equip our students and participants with the necessary tools to be successful in the workforce
And so much more!
Other Ways to Give
Donate by Mail
Prefer to give by check? You can mail your donation to us at:
Literacy Council of Alaska
517 Gaffney Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Donate from an IRA
The Literacy Council of Alaska (LCA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization eligible for qualified charitable distributions (QCD) through the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015. If you are 72 years of age or older, your gift may count toward your required minimum distribution (RMD) for the year in which the check is issued and is excluded from your taxable income.
To make an IRA rollover contribution to the Literacy Council of Alaska, contact your account administrator for the required forms.
Pick.Click.Give. is available to all Alaskans who file for their Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) online. You can donate by participate in Pick.Click.Give. within the PFD application process and choose the amount you would like to give.
The State of Alaska issues a 1099-MISC, which you can use to report both your PFD and charitable contributions to the IRS. The 1099-MISC is available online at pfd.alaska.gov.
Fred Meyer Rewards
Fred Meyer's Community Rewards lets you donate to the Literacy Council of Alaska every time you shop!
A digital account is needed to participate in Community Rewards. If you already have a digital account, you will need to ensure you have a Plus Card linked to your account. Then, go here to select the Literacy Council of Alaska to start giving.