(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)

Salvation Army:

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

Sewing Solutions:

Waiving fees for Bravo jackets, ODUs, etc.

Call 738-3430

re:fresh Studios

Free exercise classes at 12:15 daily for federal employees