Welcome to Fairbanks Resource Agency archive of events.
EVENTS for 2014:
EVENTS for 2013:
December 7: Special Thanks to the Fairbanks Roller Girls! These speed loving skaters are dedicated stewards of the community and donate 10% of their ticket proceeds from each Roller Derby Bout. FRA was a Bout beneficiary and received $445.
October 19: We reached our Goal! Over 10,500 pounds were collected during the 2013 GCI-FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive. GCI teamed up with FRA to sponsor a community wide clothing drive event. Special thanks to KWOLF and VMAX, Cookie Jar, Ralph Seekins and Era Alaska. Proceeds from the drive benefit FRA Program services. Check out the FRA Facebook GCI-FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive photo gallery.
October 10: Thank you for a successful 9th Annual “FRA City Sampler Taste of Fairbanks”, at Westmark Hotel. Over 275 attended to sample amazing food and wine from the Interior restaurant, eateries, caterers and distributors. Nearly $22,000 (net) was raised, exceeding our goal. Proceeds benefit Fairbanks Resource Agency Program Services. Please visit the FRA City Sampler 2013 Donors to see the City Sampler sponsors, prize donors and food/beverage businesses.
May 10: Alaska Visitor industry’s Walk for Charity – Join Team FRA!
Feast on fabulous food while raising funds for local charities. Whether you register on-line or pick up a form at FRA (805 Airport Way) you can support FRA by listing us as your charity of choice.
May 11: Bag it up on Clean-up day for FRA Closet Collections Clothing Round-up
10am – 3pm, at Fairbanks Resource Agency, 805 Airport Way. Bring clothing and fabric to benefit FRA programs and employment opportunities for people with disabilities. For every 10 pounds you donate, get a chance to win a prize! FRA staff and volunteers will there to collect your donations and provide refreshments.
February 9: Fairbanks Winter Folk Fest & FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive at Pioneer Park Civic Center A Benefit in Action…What to do? Bring clothing, shoes, fabric of any kind and Enjoy a FREE music Fest. Thank you to all who donated, you are helping to support FRA programs for disabilities.
PAST EVENTS for 2012:
October 11: “8th Annual FRA City Sampler” fundraising event at the Westmark Gold Room. Proceeds benefit FRA Senior Services programs. Call 456-8901, FRA Development Office for details.
September 8th: FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive. Every pound turns into funding for FRA programs for people with disabilities.
August 4th: Safety Care for Families. Westmark Hotel Rampart Room. 9a-3p. Limited space, $20 per person, lunch included. Please RSVP FRA Family Services at 456-8901.
July 14: Senior Services Yard Sale Fundraiser, 117 Slater Drive.