FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ANCHORAGE, AK, October 25, 2016 – For many families in Alaska, travel is a way of life. For some, it’s a hurdle to see friends and family or take a vacation out of state when a family member has special needs or experiences a disability, specifically autism, and sensory disorders can make Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Arc of Anchorage Selects Barbara Rodriguez-Rath to Lead Organization as CEO ANCHORAGE, AK, February 18, 2016 – The Arc of Anchorage (The Arc) board of directors announces the appointment of Barbara Rodriguez-Rath to serve as Chief Executive Officer of The Arc of Anchorage. With several decades of experience in social services Read More
Anchorage, Alaska – February 16, 2015 – The Anchorage community is invited to join together to advocate for individuals who experience intellectual and developmental disabilities for the 2016 Key Campaign Anchorage Rally this Friday, February 19, 2016 at 12:00 pm at Town Square Park, 544 W. 5th Avenue. A pre-rally event will be held at Read More
The Arc of Anchorage (The Arc) announces the appointment of Gwendolyn Lee Zavodnick to serve as interim Chief Executive Officer of The Arc of Anchorage. Read Full Press Release.
December release of Alaska Association on Development Disabilities newsletter can be found here.
For more information contact: Clara Sanderson, Senior Public Relations Officer Phone: 907-777-0103 | E-mail: email@example.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ANCHORAGE, AK, December 8, 2015 – The Arc of Anchorage announced the release of its limited-edition publication of the #StickFigureAK book, a collection of art entries for The Arc’s #StickFigureAK project. The coffee table book features 100 Read More
ANCHORAGE, AK, October 5, 2015 – The National Conference of Executives of The Arc of the United States (NCE) Annual Awards Committee chose Dr. Mary Van Haneghan to receive the 2015 “Rising Star Award.” Dr. Van Haneghan was recognized on October 3 at The Arc’s National Convention in Indianapolis for her accomplishments and contributions through Read More
ANCHORAGE, AK, September 16, 2015 – This summer, Alaskans across our state put welded junk yard parts, vegetables, car parts, reindeer sticks, flowers, river rocks and even parrot feathers, to use in stick figure art pieces to support The Arc of Anchorage, Sparc: a creative place and the overall vision that art and creativity is Read More
Anchorage, Alaska – May 15, 2015 – No matter what artistic abilities Alaskans across the state possess, The Arc of Anchorage is challenging the entire state this summer to join in #StickFigureAK, a social media movement to bring awareness to our human ability to create. The project unveiling to the public is May 28, 2015 Read More
The Arc of Anchorage will offer a summer program for youth ages 11-16 starting Monday June 1, 2015. Our wonderful staff have created awesome activities every week through August 6 that will provide opportunities for your child with special needs to enjoy our beautiful and fun Alaskan summer months. The youth summer program will run Read More