- APF 2010 CHALLENGE GRANT
- Sponsor: Filipino Community of Anchorage
- Award: $20,000
During the summer of 2010, volunteers, members of the Anchorage Filipino Community, contractors and staff repainted park equipment, restored landscaping, removed trash and installed the Thelma Buchholdt Memorial Picnic Pavilion in memory of Thelma Buchholdt at Woodland Park in Spenard. Buchholdt was a historian, scholar and the first Filipino-American legislator in the United States. The memorial shelter was successfully installed in fall of 2010.
Total cash raised: $8,912; total match value: $8,912
Total Project Value Including Anchorage Park Foundation Grant: $28,912