Grants & Funding Opportunities
Quality InitiativesYour program could receive up to $2,000 in funding and/or materials, along with training and consultation, to help you meet goals toward a specific area of improvement. thread’s Quality Initiatives (QI) include these focus areas:
To be eligible to apply for a QI, your program must:
- Be licensed with the State of Alaska, or Municipality of Anchorage
- Have all staff enrolled AND active in the Alaska System for Early Education Development (SEED) Registry
To apply, download the application form below and return it to your local thread office. QI applications are accepted as funding allows. Please contact your local thread office to check for availability. Preference is given to programs that are not currently participating in other funding projects with thread.
Child Care Assistance in Northern Interior and Southeast Alaska
thread partners with Thrivalaska in Fairbanks and AEYC-SEA in Juneau to administer the State of Alaska Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) for the CCAP Northern and Southeast service delivery areas. Your program may be eligible to participate in CCAP to receive subsidy payments from the State of Alaska on behalf of an eligible family in Northern Interior or Southeast Alaska.
If you are in Northern/Interior Alaska, contact our child care assistance staff between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday to Friday at:
907.479.2212 or toll free 855.479.2212
1949 Gillam Way, Suite G, Fairbanks, AK 99701
If you are in Southeast Alaska, contact our child care assistance staff between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday to Friday at:
907.789.1235 or toll free 888.785.1235
3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 204, Juneau, AK 99801
For information about CCAP in other regions, contact the Child Care Program Office (CCPO).