(Updated 1/20/19, 8:00 p.m.)
AC Lakeside Grocery:
AC credit cards, interest free for 30 days up to $1000, may be extended if shutdown continues. Furloughed employees can pick up applications at the store, 705 Halibut Point Road
25 percent off all food items at AC Lakeside on Friday, January 18 for active Coast Guard members
Alps Federal Credit Union:
Emergency loans at zero percent interest, two months of salary or $5000
Fee free payment skips for Alps loans
Our Town Catering:
Discounts for furloughed federal employees, or IOUs for food if needed, reopens Monday (1/21/19)
Food and rental assistance- open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10:30-2
Sitka Food Co-Op
Deferred payment for those affected by shutdown
Sitka Tribe of Alaska:
Food pantry open to all furloughed federal employees at STA offices
Financial assistance also available for federal employees who are tribal citizens
Sitka Sound Science Center:
Free admission to furloughed employees Saturday, January 19
Receiving donations on Saturday (1/19/19) for “Federal Employee Pop-Up Pantry” to be distributed on Monday (1/21/19) 3-7. Contact 747-8878 for more information.
Open line of credit available, on case-by-case basis. Contact Store Director Andrew Hames.
175 pounds of fish, available for free to U.S. Coast Guard/NOAA employees at the meat counter, courtesy Seafood Producers Co-operative
Waiving fees for Bravo jackets, ODUs, etc.
Free exercise classes at 12:15 daily for federal employees