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President: Kenny Powers
Vice-President: Marty Beckwith
President Emeritus: Marriane See
Treasurer: Bill Schelgel
Secretary: Joe Selmont
Carter Bancoft
Ken Brown, web manager
Kate Hamre
Emily Kurn
Conor McManamin
Garren Volper


Anchorage Folk Festival, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, member-supported, volunteer organization supporting folk arts in the community.


The Anchorage Folk Festival, Inc. (AFF) is a member-supported volunteer non-profit organization that supports folks arts performance in the community.

Our activities include:

* an annual free 2-week festival

* a variety of educational workshops

* an annual Folk Week

* bringing performers into local schools

* live-music dances

* guest artist performances

* and lots more!


Thanks to the support of local folk music and dance performers, an active and generous audience, and grants and sponsorships, AFF has been going strong for twenty years! If you would like to keep AFF as a permanent fixture on Anchorage's January landscape for another twenty years, please consider:

** Supporting the festival with a financial contribution

** Sustaining the festival through ongoing financial contributions

** Performing for the festival

** Volunteering behind the scenes

** Becoming a member of the AFF Board of Directors

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