Fund – FASD

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Fund

The Shirley Jones Fund for Families with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD Fund) was created by KJ and Peggy Metcalf in 2010 to help with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder diagnosis, education, and family support. Contributions to the FASD Fund are actively sought. Please consider an outright donation, or leaving a bequest in your will.

Grants from the FASD Fund are awarded to charitable organizations working to address FASD in southeast Alaska. Here is a partial list of organizations known to be locally active in these efforts:

  • Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, Southeast (AFPTCSE)
  • Juneau Youth Services (JYS)
  • Catholic Community Services (CCS)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (CCTHITA)
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)
  • Gastineau Human Services (GHS)
  • REACH, Inc.
  • Juneau Alliance for Mental Health, Inc (JAMHI)
  • SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC)
  • Juneau Family Birth Center (JFBC)
  • Southeast Regional Resource Center (SERRC)
  • Juneau School District (JSD)
  • Juneau Youth Services (JYS)