Catholic Social Services hosts exciting events that connect us with the Anchorage community.  They also enable us to partner with other agencies and show that we are united in our support of Alaska’s most vulnerable citizens.  We look forward to seeing you at one of the events below soon!


We are a Pick.Click.Give. organization. From January 1 through August 31, 2019, you can donate a portion of your Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) to Catholic Social Services! You can give amounts in $25 increments, and all donations are tax deductible.

To learn how Pick.Click.Give. helps Catholic Social Services, go to our Ways to Give page. To learn about Pick.Click.Give. in general, check out their website. To file for your PFD and donate using Pick.Click.Give., go to Thank you!

13th Annual “Plein Air Weekend”

The event takes place on July 27th and 28th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Kolstad Homestead, 5801 Barry Ave, Anchorage, AK 99507 (E. on Abbott Rd, Right turn on Birch, 1st left Barry Ave).

It will include: Artists painting on location – Art for Sale – Prizes and Games – Free Fun for All Ages!

Prizes were donated by the artists and Blaine’s Art Supply.

A portion of the proceeds to benefit Catholic Social Services’ Clare House, a homeless shelter for women with children.

RAIS Pop-Up Lunch

Join us at Grow North Farm, 3601 Mountain View Drive, on Friday, August 2 for our next RAIS Pop-Up Lunch. Visit the farm and enjoy a true farm-to-table experience. Lunches are $15 each and must be pre-ordered. All the food is organic and locally grown by refugee farmers. They’ll also be selling produce and cottage foods at the event.

Take a tour of the farm, enjoy your lunch, and meet Mt. View’s newest business owners.

Register for the Pop-Up Lunch


We need your help to put on these events!  If you are interested in volunteering or want to know how you can lend a hand, please call 907-222-7335.