"Empowering children in need to choose healthy, active lifestyles."

Jan 6, 2016

Welcome New Sponsors and Board Member!

GCI_logoGCI is a new sponsor for The Basics. Rick Hansen, employed by GCI as Sr. Director of Engineering in the Oil and Gas market, has joined The Basics board.

Storage donated by GCI

Storage donated by GCI












Bradley_CoLogoThe Bradley Company Ltd Llc. is a new sponsor. They are also supporting us with storage space in Anchorage.

Sep 14, 2015

Wine, Cheese and Chugach Chocolates

Wine, chocolate and cheese tasting fundraiser

The Basics: Kicks for Kids 5th Annual Fundraiser

October 15, 2016, 5-7pm

ConocoPhillips Atrium

Raffle drawing at 6pm.  $20/ticket (300 tickets available).  1st and 2nd prizes are round trip tickets from Alaska Airlines.  Contact Pam Skogstad.

Tickets for the event are $25 dollars purchased online or at the door. Maximum number of people 200.  Proceeds fund gym shoes & winter gear for kids in need.


Sep 9, 2015

Progress Graph as of September 2015

Number of Shoes & Boots Number of Recycled Shoes