Foundation

Foundation Info

Mission statement:
The Fairbanks Curling Club Foundation, Inc. will promote the sport of curling and support and foster amateur sports competition for the Fairbanks area residents.”

In 1990, the Curling Club Foundation was registered with IRS as a 501(C )(3). It is a separate tax entity from the Fairbanks Curling Club. The Foundation follows IRS guidelines and disburses close to the minimum amount required each year, and preserves the principal to help support the mission statement for future years.

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Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Fairbanks Curling Club Foundation to aid students who are attending the University of Alaska Fairbanks and who act as ambassadors by actively promoting and participating in the sport of curling.

Eligibility

High school GPA of 3.0 or higher and/or University of Alaska with GPA of 2.0 or higher (4.0 scale).
Meet and maintain eligibility standards for UAF.
Previous and current curling participation mandatory.

Amount

$500 per semester for full-time student.
Renewal for seven concurrent semesters as long as eligibility standards are maintained for each school semester.

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Contributors

Donations are recognized on an accumulated basis from 1991 to the current year. United Way donors are also recognized if authorization was received.

Original Founders in 1991 $5000
E. M. Cox, Margaret Cox, Joe and Dolores Jackovich, Norm MacPhee, Kenneth A. Murray,
Louise Severance, Paul Stutzmann, Dave Swanson

Eight Ender $5000
Robert Bettisworth, Corky Corkran, Earl Crass, Ted Cox, Fairbanks Curling Lions (8), Denis & Pat Fox, Foundation annual dinners, Estate of Howard Mackey (31), Estate of Phelpsie Sirlin, Estate of Frank Severance (29), Estate of Paul Stutzmann (2), Bill & Cindi Gryder, GVEA match, Lenny & Michele Johnson, Peter & Denise Lundquist, Memory of Jean Cox, Memory of Denis Fox (2), Memory of Paul Misterek, Memory of Carl Ledbetter, Memory of Chet Vanderbilt, Paul Misterek, Rex and Moira Nutter, The William Cindy Peskoff Charitable Fund, Harold Samuelson, Louise Severance, Wm Stroecker Foundation (15), Paul Stutzmann, Marion Weeks Foundation (4), United Way Anonymous, Chet & Claire Vanderbilt, Greg & Barbara Wyman

Benefactor $1000-$4999
Alyeska match, Chuck & Carol & Angela Bean, Adie Callahan, Mark & Susan Carothers, Pat & Glen Franklin, GVEA match, Gayle & Lee Hazen, Dave & Joanne Hufman, Alaska Linck, Grant McCoy, Memory of Gary Birklid, Memory of Wally & Ann Cathcart, Memory of Dave Swanson, Dave & Roberta Miller, Ron Miller, Mary Mitchell, John & Kathy Nussbaumer, Jason and Jen Ostnes, Ralph & Ouida Paden, Lance & Karen Parrish, Allen & Janelle Persinger, Ken & Cathy Persinger, Bill & Jane Pryor, Leland & Margaret Rich, Gerry & Sandy Richards, Danny and Paula Robinette, Steve & Debbie Sather, Steve and Cathy Shuttleworth, Phelpsie Sirlin, William Stroecker, Arnold Tornell, Walsh Kelliher & Sharp in honor of Ted Cox, Don & Millie Wheat, Jack & Charlotte Wilbur

Patron $500-$999
Patricia Bergdahl, Larry & Anne Burke, Ruth & Wally Burnett, Cole Carson, Ed & Alta Clark, Jim & Diane Fulford, Alice King, Memory of Earl Crass, Memory of Nadine Draper, Matt Evenson, Martha Hanlon and Jeanette Smith, Memory of Joe & Dolores Jackovich, Memory of Corky Corkran, Memory of Ed Krivak, Memory of Leonard Pilcher, Michael and Terri McFarland, Ken H. & Nancy Murray, Greg and Catharine Persinger, LeRoy & Barbara Rich, Bill and Betsy Robertson, Per & Lynda Sather, Julie Shalvoy, Jeff & Karen Spaleta, Jan & Dan Sorenson, Wilma Schikora, Lisa Stevenson, Williams Alaska Petroleum

Sustaining $100-$499
Jack & Connie Burnett, Canoy Family, Larry Crouder, Hal & Nadyne Draper, Dolores Dodson, Jim and Kathi Dodson, Marge Eagan, Larry Ehnert, Merrill Hakala, Janet Gillam, Charlie Green, Bill & Connie Kind, Doug & Karen Laird, Mapco Alaska Petroleum, Jim McCord, Claudia Koch & Dave Goodard, Jeannine Graves, Charlie Green, Bob & Betty Hufman, Doris Loennig, MAPCO Alaska Petroleum match, Memory of Bill Birklid Sr., Memory of Janet Gillam, Memory of Phil Jones, Memory of Roger Moore, Memory of Ken A. Murray, Memory of Ralph Paden, Memory of Harold Samuelson, Memory of Wilma Schikora, Memory of Louise Severance, Gordon Moe, John & Mary Ann Nickles, Bert & Betsy Sharp, Bev Shuttleworth, Olga Steger, Elmer & Toni Stone, Denny Thies, Michelle Thompson, June Thomson, Al & Helen Vacura

Family $50-$99
Glen & Ellen Cruse, Joe & Evelyn Franich, B.J. Henson, Sharon Herman, Paul & Gina Hufman, Margie MacFarland, Harvey Marlin, Dick Morris, Janice Noll, Jon Sandberg, Betty Waldhaus, Jim & Judy Worley

Donors from years when amounts were not available from United Way
Bill Birklid, Sharon Burris, Design Alaska match, Tracy Johnson, Sue Sandberg.

The Board also wishes to thank over twenty persons who over the years have not checked the box for United Way to release their contribution or identity

Please accept our apologies for misspelled names. Information submitted to the best of our ability.

Grants

Grants Awarded Current Year and Prior Year
Year 2014
2,500
Travel US Jr Nationals
1,600
Arctic Winter Games
4,026
Pacific Rim Challenge - Men
635 Open House (500 authorized)
2,000
Ice Sign-promotion
  Rookie Spiel (1,000 payable at 11/15/14)
400 Curling Club Landscape
1,000
UAF Scolarships
37,500
Free cooling system installment #2
$49,661
Total grants for Year
Grant History
1990
2004
1991
1,500
1992
2,308
1993
2,060
1994
3,305
1995
4,863
1996
5,820
1997
8,140
1998
8,000
1999
9,300
2000
9,000
2001
13,500
2002
14,683
2003
18,255
2004
21,252
2005
25,200
2006
29,821
2007
31,027
2008
23,220

2009

18,366
2010
20,400
2011
23,125
2012
26,675
2013 48,159
2014
49,661
Total
417,639
Year 2013
$2,000
Travel US Jr Nationals
500
US Mens Champioship
1,000
Pacific Rim Challenge
532
Open House
  Ice Sign (invoiced in 2014)
1,000
Rookie Spiel
627
High Scholl Curling Program
1,500
UAF Scholarships
3,500 Free Cooling Design
37,500 Free cooling system installment #1
$48,159
Total Grants for 2012
Grant Grouping History
$103,210
25%
Travel - Juniors
122,546
12%
Curling Club Facility
51,578
20%
Open House
46,326
11%
Travel - Adults
31,674
8%
Rookie Spiel
15,750
4%
Jr Curling Events
14,307
3%
Curling Clinics
10,000
2%
Special Events
11,000
3%
Ice Sign
11,250
3%
UAF Scholarships
$417,639
100%
Total
Accumulated Recap History
$737,780 Total Contributions
$417,639 Total Grants Paid Out
$667,896 Total Fund Balance at 10/31/14

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