When you donate online to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska, you join our cause and directly support kids across the state. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can start making a difference in the lives of young people around you.


In addition to the fast, simple, and secure ways that you can make a gift online, Big Brothers Big Sisters is honored to accept your gift made by personal check.

Checks should be payable to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska and mailed to: 1057 W Fireweed Lane, Ste 202 Anchorage AK 99503


Interested in an IRA charitable rollover gift? Review the requirements and restrictions below:

  • Donors must be 70 1/2 or older.
  • Gifts must be made directly from the IRA to an eligible charitable organization.
  • Gifts to all charities combined may not exceed more than $100,000 per taxpayer for the year.
  • No material benefits can be received in return for gifts. 
  • Gifts may not be made to a donor-advised fund, supporting organization, or private foundation.
  • The gift is not included in taxable income; thus, no charitable deduction is allowed.
  • Gifts must be made from an IRA. Gifts from 401(k), 403(b), and 457 plans are prohibited. 

Ready to make your gift? Review these next steps:

  • To make a charitable IRA rollover transfer, contact your IRA administrator and instruct that individual to transfer funds to the charity, or multiple charities, you designate.

Contact Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska at  We will answer any questions you have and provide instructions for completing your gift.



Some PNA donors make gifts in the form of appreciated marketable securities. This is a simple and attractive method of giving because of the substantial tax advantages.

Your broker may electronically transfer ownership of the stock to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska.

Please email for wire transfer information. We will notify you in writing when your stock gift has been received.

Donating Stocks or Bonds Held By A Bank or Broker

If your equities are currently held at a bank or in a brokerage account, simply send a letter of instruction to your broker or banker with a full description of the securities and your gift’s intended purpose.

Securities can be sent electronically using the following transmittal instructions:

Donating Stock Certificates That You Hold

Send the unsigned certificates by certified mail to the attention of:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska
1057 W Fireweed Lane, Ste 202
Anchorage AK 99503

Copy and send one blank stock Power of Attorney for each company whose stock you are transferring. Only the signature line should be filled in, with the signature(s) matching the name(s) that appear on the face of the certificates. Include both names if the stock is jointly owned. The Power of Attorney must be notarized.
Send the certificates and stock powers in separate envelopes. Send the signed stock power in one and the stock certificate(s) in the other with a letter (also signed by the owner(s) of the stock) stating that the stock is being donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska.


Created by the Alaska State Legislature in 2008 to allow Alaskans filing for their PFD online to donate a portion or all of their dividend to eligible charitable and educational organizations. Go to  and select the green “Add or Change Your Pick.Click.Give. Donation” button.


Many area employers have matching gift programs that may increase or even double your donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska.  For additional details about your employer’s matching gift program benefits and restrictions, it is often best to ask your human resources office.

If your company is eligible, follow their instructions to request a matching gift, and send your company’s completed form signed with your gift. We will do the rest!


Thank you for considering a sponsorship to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska! Together we can empower potential! Our corporate partners enable our network to do what we do best: positively impact Alaskan kid’s lives and empower them to achieve their potential.

We will work together to develop a unique program that connects your company to youth in Alaska.

For more information please contact


Your gift, large or small, helps us sustain our mission at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska. Thank you for your support!

If you have any questions, please reach out to our team at or call  (907) 433-4600


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