CCHRC members and sponsors provide vital, sustaining support for our mission to promote and advance healthy, durable, and sustainable shelter for cold climates. Donations help fuel many projects, including sustainable prototype houses in rural Alaska, renewable energy tests, and the production of educational videos, publications and multimedia. Your contribution to CCHRC makes change happen by providing valuable support to our research efforts.
Ilisagvik College is a two-year tribal college in Barrow, Alaska offering academic, vocational and technical education and dedicated to strengthening Inupiat (Eskimo) culture, language, values and traditions. Instructors from Ilisagvik worked with CCHRC to build a sustainable prototype house in Anaktuvuk Pass and teach a local crew the construction, plumbing and electrical concepts.