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Children's Club Recessed until the next school year

Fire Bird Circle ($300 and above)

  • Rada Khadjinova
  • Bridge Builders of Anchorage
  • Gary& Natalia Monroe
  • Gary & Marina Gantz
  • Yuliya Helgesen-Thompson
  • Karina Delon

Please Thank Our Donors

Please Thank Our Volunteers

Rowan Berry Circle

  • Zip Combucha
  • Natalia Doughty
  • Natalia Girard
  • Laman Hedricks
  • Natalia  Sears

Our Mission

CRAFT is an IRC 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, and all donations are tax-deductible.  Please, contact us to request the proper acknowledgment of your donation.  Thank you for supporting our organization!

  • Yulia Temple
  • Fyodor Soloview
  • Olga Hurlbert
  • Marina Dennis
  • Alex Salov
  • Greg Wolf
  • Linda Tomisser
  • Natalia Girard
  • Vivienne Hendricks
  • Dewey Whetsell
  • Michelle Evans
  • Katerina & Robert Wessels
  • Dances of Caucasus Group
  • Antonina Rider
  • World Trade Center
  • Princess Pappillion
  • Gennadiy & Nadezhda Polikakhin
  • Vladimir Vishnevetskiy
  • Oksana, Yana, Dee & Stanislav Monroe
  • Svetlana Thompson
  • Elena Lukina-Shelt
  • Sudarushka Nonprofit Corporation
  • Laman & Vivienne Hendricks
  • Anna Bondarenko
  • Natalia Ramstad
  • Svetlana Nikolayevna Velichko
  • Alexandra Clark
  • Evgeny Chernonog
  • Anna Bondarenko
  • Jim Lanier
  • Ruth Hogle
  • Larissa Markina
  • Oleg Bukhtiyarov
  • Yulia Valkova
  • Karina Delon

It’s important to us to be as clear about what we do. This list details a majority of our recent initiatives.  We always search for volunteers.  Please, contact us if you wish to help.

To support, preserve, and promote cultural traditions of the Russian-speaking community of Alaska by facilitating the development of cultural awareness, understanding and mutual respect among different local and state communities and entities..

What we do

19 August 2017

Bridge Builders' Volunteer of the Year Gala at Hotel Captain Cook.  Tix here

Center of Russian-American Friendship & Trade of Alaska


  • Help Russian-speaking community by organizing informational lectures
  • Organize entertainment to provide networking opportunities
  • Organize Celebration of major Russian holidays
  • Support Russian language learning  with our Children's Club

Upcoming Events

Matryoshka Circle ($100- $299)

  • Zlata Lund
  • Joe Griffith
  • Law Office of Eva Khadjinova
  • Vera & Svetlana Serebryakova
  • Galina & William Tomisser
  • Sonata Spa
  • Home Depot (Abbott Rd.)

9 August 2017

CRAFT Board of Directors Meeting. Eastern European Deli 16:30