had high praise for more than 20 nonprofits that will share about 600-thousand
dollars in cash and 120-thousand dollars worth of in-kind services. Councilman
Jack Maker said it was a shame the amount couldn’t be higher.
Kodiak City Council passed a resolution Thursday approving the city’s annual
payments and in-kind contributions to area nonprofit organizations.
Nonprofits 1 :21s “…everybody’s
heads I believe.”)
The largest cash
donation made by the city was 200-thousand dollars to the Kodiak Historical
Society for building improvements at the Baranov Museum, which the city owns.
Other significant amounts include 91-thousand dollars for the Kodiak Human
Society for operation of the animal shelter, 85-thousand to the Kodiak Island
Convention and Visitors Bureau, and 43-thousand for the Kodiak Chamber of
Maker added that
the council will discuss the city’s guidelines for nonprofit payments at a yet
to be scheduled planning meeting.
Nonprofits 2 :17s “…come
to and voice that input.”)
Walters said the process has been better since the guidelines were established.
Nonprofits 3 :41s “…knockout
Kodiak Public Broadcasting once again received 10-thousand dollars in cash and
an in-kind contribution of 690 dollars from the city this year.