Year-end giving addresses immediate needs, but another kind of philanthropy takes a longer view and is equally important to communities statewide. The Alaska Community Foundation and Rasmuson Foundation recently announced the expansion of the Community Asset Building Initiative, a joint project that establishes community foundation funds across Alaska. The initiative has already established affiliates in five locations: the Kenai Peninsula, Seward, Talkeetna, Haines and Petersburg. Find out how to get your community involved. Click here.