CSS in the Media – 2018 Print/Online Coverage

These refugees had nothing, but they gave her back her life, Anchorage Daily News, April 2018

At an Anchorage homeless shelter, an unexpected birth, Anchorage Daily News, February 2018

2017 Print/Online Coverage

With an eye on summer markets, classes teach Anchorage refugees pickling, fermentation, Anchorage Daily News, December 2017

How some of Anchorage’s most vulnerable homeless people are finally finding homes, Alaska Dispatch News, November 2017

Mountain View: A Place for All People, Edible Alaska, October 2017

Meeting Anchorage’s homeless ‘where they are’, Catholic Anchor, October 2017

Pray for the hungry, then offer them food, Catholic Anchor, September 2017

Saved from the streets, Anchorage man shows mercy to homeless, Catholic Anchor, August 2017

Housing program helps families find stability, independence, Providence Alaska, August 2017

Mountain View, APU farmers markets open this week, Alaska Dispatch News, June 2017

World Refugee Day is celebrated at Anchorage’s Mountain View Street Fair, Alaska Dispatch News, June 2017

A refugee uses her years in Alaska to help new arrivals, Alaska Dispatch News, March 2017

Alaska’s only refugee resettlement group grapples with uncertainty, Alaska Dispatch News, February 2017

I Was A Stranger and You Welcomed Me, Anchorage Press, February 2017

Anchorage vigil draws hundreds in support of immigrants, Alaska Dispatch News, February 2017

2016 Print/Online Coverage

Starting Over, Anchorage Press, December 2016

Homeless in Alaska: life and death on the freezing streets, The Guardian, December 2016

A Helping Hand, Anchorage Press, November 2016

With temperature falling and need rising, shelters turn some homeless away, Alaska Dispatch News, November 2016

Holiday season got you in a volunteering mood? Here are places that could use help, Alaska Dispatch News, November 2016

Brother Francis Shelter honors co-founders, Catholic Anchor, October 2016

Brother Francis Shelter, marking 35 years of caring, pauses to remember its beginnings, Alaska Dispatch News, September 2016

Homeless shelter at capacity as evictions from camps continue, Alaska Dispatch News, July 2016

In Mountain View, a farmers market grows a spirit of inclusiveness, Alaska Dispatch News, July 2016

Alaska nonprofits try to do more with less amid oil slump, economic uncertainty, Alaska Dispatch News, May 2016

Anchorage high schoolers learn gardening and giving through ‘Green Thumb Project,’ Alaska Dispatch News, April 2016

Chris Thompson: If you don’t already observe Lent, consider giving these activities a try, Alaska Dispatch News, February 2016

2015 Print/Online Coverage

Many ways to remember Brother Francis Shelter this season, Alaska Dispatch News, December 2015

City, state leaders vow at vigil to help Anchorage homeless, Alaska Dispatch News, October 2015

Top Pick.Click.Give. earners serve a variety of Alaska’s needs, Alaska Dispatch News, October 2015

Growing food in Alaska-RAIS Garden, American Community Gardening Association, August 2015

Most diverse place in America? It’s not what you think, CNN, June 2015

The game’s a common language: Anchorage’s prep soccer teams reflect city’s diversity, Alaska Dispatch News, May 2015

Prince William Sound harvesters share catch with homeless, Cordova Times, May 2015

BP’s Ashby coaches from the heart, BP, February 2015

Looking ahead to Lenten partnerships, Catholic Anchor, February 2015

Gov. Walker restores funds for Alaska’s homeless in proposed budget, Catholic Anchor, February 2015

Alaska’s Catholic Social Services Welcomes new executive director, Lisa DH Aquino, Catholic Anchor, January 2015

Archived Stories

High schooler uses ski race to memorialize former teacher, Alaska Dispatch News, December 2014

Helping refugees toward a new, safer life in Anchorage, UAA Office of University Advancement, October 2014

Kids who learned soccer in refugee camps team up here, Anchorage Daily News, July 2011

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