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  • Beth Rose, Co-Founder

Exciting News: AKEDA Receives Grant to Fund First-Ever Executive Director Position!

Dear AKEDA Community,

We are thrilled to share some incredible news with all of you: the Alaska Eating Disorders Alliance (AKEDA) has been awarded a generous grant by the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust to fund our first-ever Executive Director position! This monumental achievement marks a transformative moment in our organization's history, and we couldn't be more excited about the positive impact it will have on our

mission to support individuals affected by eating disorders in Alaska.

We would like to express our deepest gratitude to the Murdock Trust for their incredible generosity and belief in our work. Their unwavering commitment to empowering organizations like ours has made this remarkable opportunity possible. The grant will not only allow us to bring on board a dedicated Executive Director but also propel AKEDA towards even greater heights of providing education, support and advocacy.

To our amazing donors and partners, this achievement is a testament to your steadfast support. Your contributions and belief in our mission have been instrumental in helping us reach this significant milestone. Your dedication to providing help and hope to Alaska's affected by eating disorders has been an unwavering source of inspiration, and we extend our heartfelt thanks for standing beside us every step of the way.

We are thrilled to announce that we have begun the search for a passionate and experienced individual to fill the role of Executive Director. This visionary leader will play a pivotal role in driving our organization forward, expanding our programs, and furthering our impact in Alaska. If you know someone who might be the perfect fit or if you would like to apply yourself, please visit our Executive Director posting. We encourage you to share this opportunity with your networks and help us attract exceptional candidates who share our commitment to making a difference in the lives of those affected by eating disorders.

As we embark on this transformative endeavor, we pledge to keep you informed about our progress every step of the way. Your unwavering support has brought us to this point, and together, we will continue to make a significant impact in the fight against eating disorders.

Once again, we extend our deepest gratitude to the Murdock Trust, our incredible donors and partners, and our dedicated AKEDA community. This grant is a testament to our collective determination and compassion, and we look forward to the exciting possibilities that lie ahead.

Thank you for being a part of this incredible journey!

Warm regards,

Beth Rose and Jenny Loudon, AKEDA Co-Founders

And the entire

AKEDA Board of Directors


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