Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc.
RurAL CAP Vision: Healthy People, Sustainable Communities, Vibrant Cultures


The Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc. (RurAL CAP), founded in 1965, is a private, statewide, nonprofit organization working to improve the quality of life for low-income Alaskans.

Governed by a 24-member Board of Directors representing every region of the state, RurAL CAP is one of the largest and most diversified nonprofit organizations in Alaska.

In fiscal year 2015, RurAL CAP employed 727 Alaskans in 60 communities statewide. RurAL CAP recognizes the unique values and way of life of rural Alaskans.  It plans its activities with input from and respect for the people it serves.  It follows the belief that rural Alaskan communities have the right to maintain their cultural heritage and close relationship to the land while protecting their economic and human potential.

Mobile Home Repair Services & Weatherization Request for Qualifications WX18 – ANC01: Closes April 17, 2018

Notice is hereby given that the Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc., (RurAL CAP) Weatherization Department, is seeking Interest and Qualifications from qualified, proven, local, general contractors to provide weatherization services to single family Mobile/Manufactured homes. The qualifications will also cover a broad range of repairs to Mobile/Manufactured Homes constructed 1978 and later that are owned by qualified low income owners in the Municipality of Anchorage.

Those respondents who successfully respond to the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and meet the qualification criteria will be included in a subsequent Request for Bids (RFB) solicitation process. Current qualified contractors need not reapply, but need to indicate interest. Priority will be given to businesses whose qualifications cover mobile/manufactured home repairs, performing EPDM roof installation, skirting and leveling. Minimum qualification and specification packages can be obtained by clicking here to download the RFQ package, or picking up a package from our Weatherization Department.

Funding for the Mobile Home Repair is provided by a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) through the Municipality of Anchorage. Funding for the Weatherization services is being provided by the State of Alaska and or the Department of Energy (DOE).

RurAL CAP encourages small, minority and female owned companies to provide qualifications. RFQ’s must be in accordance with the specifications and general conditions set forth in the solicitation. A copy of the RFQ is available at or from the RurAL CAP Weatherization Department, telephone (907) 865-7289, or by writing Rural CAP Weatherization Department; Attn:  Contracting Officer; 731 East 8th Avenue, Anchorage AK. 99501. Sealed packages must be received no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 17, 2017. 

Click here to download a copy of this RFQ

RurAL CAP’s Child Development Center (CDC) provides full-day, year-round child care for children between the ages of 19 months to five years. The Center has an open enrollment policy with a sliding tuition scale to benefit low-income families.

Click here to learn more about how to get your child enrolled today!


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