Alaska Airlines Foundation awards USD165,000 to Alaska, Hawaii, Washington nonprofits

The Alaska Airlines Foundation has donated USD162,500 to 15 nonprofit organizations in the states of Alaska, Hawaii and Washington, as part of a second donation cycle for 2016, the company said.

In 2016, donations total USD307,500 to 27 organizations.

Each year, the Alaska Airlines Foundation distributes cash grants to nonprofit organizations in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington that support education and workforce development efforts.