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Alaska Warrior Partnership

The Alaska Warrior Partnership™ (AKWP) is committed to improving veterans’ quality of life in the state of Alaska through the coordination of local services and opportunities; from housing and employment to enrollment in VA ebenefits, healthcare, recreation, and more.

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About The Program:

Alaska Warrior Partnership™ (AKWP) is a veteran-focused, community-led initiative to proactively connect with all veterans and ensure access to quality resources and opportunities available in collaboration with the community. Alaska boasts the highest veteran population per capita with more than 65,000 calling Alaska home. The state also hosts one of the largest military installations in the country and while there is a well-knit support structure for active duty and their families; that support structure becomes disjointed and not easily navigated when our service members become veterans. There is a plethora of support and opportunities in Alaska, but many are not aware of them or the benefits they’ve earned.  Likewise, veteran organizations and other community offerings do not have the capacity or can be unaware of how to connect with veterans.

AKWP is standing by to serve veterans, their families, and caregivers in Alaska. Coordinated assistance with veterans’ benefits and connections to local and national resources are just a call away!

For questions, please contact Amanda Marr at

amarr@alaskawarriorpartnership.org.

Get Started Today

 

Meet Our Program Lead

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Amanda Marr

Program Lead

Amanda Marr serves as the Program Lead for the Alaska Warrior Partnership program, supporting the community, veterans, their families, and caregivers through the America’s Warrior Partnership Community Integration Model.

Amanda was born and raised in Alaska; she is an Army veteran having served as a combat medic and is a Gold Star family member. After the Army, Amanda earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and acted as the Vice President for the Student Veterans of University of Alaska. Following college, she furthered her care specialization by becoming board certified in wound and ostomy care. She’s worked at various hospitals and clinics across the state and country, and started a clinical consulting business locally.

Amanda began volunteering with numerous veteran organizations during college and has expanded her desire to give back through her work with AKWP. She is an avid outdoorswoman; spending her time hunting, fishing, and hiking year-round.

Connect With Us

Are you a veteran, or family/caregiver of a veteran? Fill out this form to connect to resources and opportunities.

Partner Referral

 

Support AKWP

Interested in supporting the veteran community of Alaska? Please donate electronically using the form. 

If you have a vehicle that you are looking to get rid of, AKWP is now accepting vehicle donations in partnership with Vehicles for Veterans! Call 1-855-811-4838 or visit the link for more info!

Meet the Team

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Amanda Marr

Jordan Rashea

Program Lead
Case Coordinator

Events
Please note some events are for fundraising purposes and may require an RSVP.

 

Alaska Warrior Partnership is a community branch of America's Warrior Partnership.

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