Supporting Skagway to Achieve a

SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY

RESILIENT COMMUNITY

OUR MISSION

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“To serve the community of Skagway as an advisory, administrative and technical source, by supporting business enterprise and community well being through connecting people, ideas and resources.”

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Small Business Resources

Professional Services

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What does Skagway offer?

Skagway offers access to international markets, a deep-water port, an extensive visitor industry, access to untouched back country and so much more.

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Made in Skagway

Do you manufacture goods in Skagway? Do you want to learn about locally made products? Checkout Made in Skagway.

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Show your support for Skagway's Economy &  SDC

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Shop Small Saturday

Shopping local is one of the most impactful ways to support small communities. As we approach holiday shopping, kick-off your shopping needs with us as we celebrate shopping local with Shop Small Saturday!

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LinkedIn Learning

Training Resource

Are you a business owner, manager, or just someone that want's to learn new business skills? To support the growth and knowledge of Skagway businesses, SDC offers free access to the LinkedIn Learning training resource.

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SDC-CDS 

Fiscal Sponsorship

SDC-CDS supports a number of community programs that aim to improve the community of Skagway and quality of life for its residents. SDC-CDS accepts applications for new programs on a rolling basis. 

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Economic Baseline Report

In 2021 SDC-CDS was awards a Rural Community Development Initiative award by the USDA. This funding has allowed SDC to contract McKinley Research Group to create an Economic Baseline Report and 5-year strategic plan.

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Skagway Infrastructure and Transportation Network Asset Map

To support and promote the various industry opportunities in Skagway, SDC is working to create local asset maps with funding from the USDA, to be complete June 2023.

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Creator Space

Feasibility Study

Skagway is home to many fantastic creators. To support the growth of a creative economy and professional development, SDC worked with Rain Coast Data to explore the feasibility of a self-sustainable creator space in Skagway. 

 

Upcoming Events

Garden City Market

8/20/2022

2022 Fall Festival

10/21 - 10/23/2022

Shop Small Saturday

11/26/2022

2021 Skagway Business Climate and COVID-19 Impacts Survey
Invest in SDC
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Background Photo Credit: Samantha Sheehanon’s “Upper Dewey. You might feel like dying but the views are worth it”. 2019 CVB #thisisskagway

CONTACT US

OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY 8:30AM-3PM

skagdev@aptalaska.net (SDC)

sdccommunitydevelopment@gmail.com (CDS)

 

(907) 983.3414 (& fax)

PO BOX 1236,

870A STATE ST., 

SKAGWAY, AK 99840

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