About BuyAlaska

There is a desperate need to support as many businesses as possible.

BuyAlaska was formed to connect consumers and businesses to help grow the Alaska economy


To amplify Alaska businesses through connection, awareness, and improved access to resources.


To build long-term economic resilience for Alaska as we emerge stronger together.


Community, Collaboration, Prosperity

To find out more about how to support the BuyAlaska mission, contact buyalaska@aksbdc.org

Our partners connect from across Alaska to find ways to support small businesses.

BuyAlaska is a statewide collaborative initiative housed by the Alaska Small Business Development Center.

Alaska Small Business Development Center

The AK SBDC is the proud host of the BuyAlaska program. The AK SBDC provides business guidance, services, and resources to Alaskan entrepreneurs. Their mission is to celebrate, grow, and connect small business in Alaska through experienced business coaching and innovative programs. Visit www.aksbdc.org to learn more.

Anchorage Economic Development Corporation (AEDC)

Anchorage Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) is a private non-profit corporation (a 501(c)(6)), operating since 1987. AEDC is committed to encouraging growth and diversity in the Anchorage economy, promoting a favorable business climate and improving the standard of living of Anchorage residents. Our mission: to grow a prosperous, sustainable and diverse economy.  Learn more at aedcweb.com.

Alaska Farmers Market Association

To support and promote vibrant and sustainable farmers markets throughout Alaska. Learn more at www.alaskafarmersmarkets.org.

Alaska Food Policy Council

Our goal is to create a healthier, more secure, and more self-reliant Alaska by improving our food system. Learn more at www.akfoodpolicycouncil.org.

Alaska Food Hub

The Alaska Food Hub is an aggregator and online marketplace of locally grown, harvested, and produced foods and crafts on the Kenai Peninsula. Learn more at www.alaskafoodhub.localfoodmarketplace.com/.

Alaska MEP

The Alaska MEP center serves manufacturers seeking to improve the quality, productivity, and competitiveness of their operations. With Alaska MEP’s guidance, Alaska’s manufacturing sector is growing one manufacturer at a time, helping to strengthen and diversify Alaska’s economy. Learn more at alaska-mep.com/.

Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI)

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) is a public-private partnership between the State of Alaska and the Alaska seafood industry established to foster economic development of Alaska’s renewable seafood resource and increase positive awareness of the Alaska Seafood brand. Learn more at wildalaskaseafood.com/choose-alaska/.

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