As recently reported by KTOO, Renewable Juneau’s Carbon Offset Fund (JCOF) is one of a handful of recipient’s of a portion of $2 million donated to Juneau non profits by Norwegian Cruise Linea and managed and distributed by the Juneau Community Foundation. “We are thrilled to be included as one of the important social service … Continue reading Thank You NCL and JCF!
The Renewable Juneau board is thrilled to announce that Coeur Alaska has committed $52,000 to support our Juneau Carbon Offset Fund (JCOF). Coeur Alaska’s donation is a two-part commitment. $35,000 will offset marine vessel crew transportation emissions and support Juneau lower income families’ transitions to efficient hydro-powered air source heat pump home heating systems. An … Continue reading Coeur Alaska Partners with Renewable Juneau to Support the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund
THANK YOU to everyone who has believed in and supported Renewable Juneau and our Carbon Offset Fund! We are truly a grassroots, people-driven, non-profit organization relying almost entirely on donations and carbon offset purchases to do the work that we do. Can we count on your support this Giving Tuesday as we prepare to embark … Continue reading
The Juneau Carbon Offset Fund has qualified for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program! Every grocery purchase you make can send much-needed funding to Renewable Juneau’s emissions slashing and lower-income, home-heating program – the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund! It’s easy! All you need are two things: 1. Be a Fred Meyer rewards member. (Or, create … Continue reading WIN-WIN! Fred Meyer will give us $$!
Thank you to Alaska Litho and Panhandle Heat Pumps! It’s easy for most of us to feel overwhelmed by climate change and to feel completely helpless to do anything about it. One solution that works for many is to focus on the issue closer to home. Trying to ‘save the planet’ is no doubt a … Continue reading Local Shout Out!
Juneau’s local organic coffee roaster recently made it’s first quarterly carbon offset payment to the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund! Sentinel Coffee, already known for its strong embrace of sustainable business practices, is now a regular player in the growing practice of carbon offsetting. From their website: “Sentinel Coffee is always organic. We believe in protecting … Continue reading Juneau’s Sentinel Coffee Actively Supports JCOF
The impact of a trip to Pack Creek is small, making it is easy to compensate for. Traveling in float planes and vans, there are some inherent impacts in what we do. In order to help balance these forces, Pack Creek Bear Tours supports the mission and efforts of the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund. The … Continue reading Pack Creek Bear Tours Becomes Juneau’s First Tourism Operator to Partner with the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund!
…chooses Renewable Juneau’s Carbon Offset Fund as its first charitable organization! Nearly 150 concerned women came together at Juneau’s Hangar on the Wharf on January 16 to kick off the 100 Women Who Care first quarterly charitable giving event. Choosing from a hat of organization applications, submitted by women in attendance, three applications were chosen … Continue reading Juneau’s 100 Women Who Care…
Sitka Salmon Shares is a community-supported fishery seafood delivery business. The organization gives 1% of its revenue (not just profit) to charitable causes. In seeking the end goal of carbon neutrality, and from a desire to keep their money working in Alaska and for Alaskans, Sitka Salmon Shares has chosen Alaska’s foremost carbon offset program, … Continue reading Sitka Salmon Shares chooses the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund in its quest for carbon neutrality!
Discovery Southeast and their Mendenhall Glacier Bookstore will begin selling Juneau Carbon Offset products and packages in 2020! This is a win-win relationship for both Discovery Southeast and Renewable Juneau’s Carbon Offset Fund! The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center is a hub for both locals and visitor’s to learn about Alaska’s continually changing landscape and shrinking … Continue reading Discovery Southeast Partners with the Juneau Carbon Offset Fund!