STAR Alaska

Standing Together Against Rape, Inc.

Since 1978, STAR has been responding to the needs of survivors of sexual assault, while integrating prevention and education programs with a goal of reducing harm to all Alaskans.

All STAR services for Survivors are free of charge.

24/7/365 Support (907) 276-7273 or
Toll-Free Statewide (800) 478-8999

Are you ready to Walk the Walk?

It's time to gear up for this year's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®! Save the date for Saturday, September 21!

Learn more

Thank You!

WE DID IT!  Because of our sponsors, guests, auction item donors and volunteers, we surpassed our fundraising goal!

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STAR's 24-Hour, Free, Confidential Crisis Line

In Anchorage
(907) 276-7273

(800) 478-8999

Office Line
(907) 276-7279

(907) 278-9983

STAR is a registered 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization.

TAX ID 92-0071466

CFC #30049

Office Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

1057 West Fireweed Lane, Suite 230
Anchorage, AK 99503

We are here to help. 

If you or someone you know has experienced sexual assault, we are here 24/7.

Our mission is to prevent sexual trauma and provide comprehensive, collaborative crisis intervention, advocacy, and support to victims/survivors, their families, and our communities, with the long-term goal of ending sexual violence in Alaska.

Services include a 24/7 free and confidential crisis line, crisis response, medical and court accompaniment, advocacy, information and referrals, trauma therapy, and ongoing support.

STAR services for survivors are provided free and without regard to race/ethnicity, language, sex, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, (dis)ability, social class, economic status, education, marital status, religious affiliation, residency, or HIV status.

FREE RESOURCES available to download:

*NEW* STAR Self-Care Guide

Practical tips for managing stress and anxiety


How to Support a Survivor

For friends, families and loved ones


When You are Ready

Feelings, fears & facts about sexual violence


FY 2023

Updated information about STAR's Prevention, Education and Direct Services work as well as financial information and community support.​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​

2020-2025 Strategic Plan

STAR's 2020-2025 strategic priorities

Anchorage Chamber of Commerce

Gold Pan Award

Nonprofit Above & Beyond ​​​​​​​

Charity Navigator

STAR has been evaluated by Charity Navigator, the world’s largest and most trusted nonprofit evaluator, and earned a Four-Star Rating!

This is the highest possible rating on Charity Navigator. 


2024 Platinum
Seal of Transparency

We’re excited to share that our organization has earned a 2024 Platinum Seal of Transparency with Candid! Now, you can support our work with trust and confidence by viewing our Nonprofit Profile.

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Great Nonprofits

Donors, former clients, volunteers and community partners - we'd love some feedback from you!

Alaska Journal of Commerce

2022 Best Workplaces in Alaska

United Way

STAR is a proud recipient of donations made through United Way of Anchorage.

Pick. Click. Give.

We are honored to receive your gifts through Pick. Click. Give.

Combined Federal Campaign

Many thanks to all of the federal employees who contribute to STAR via the Combined Federal Campaign!

STAR's CFC Number is 30049

Board Leadership

The STAR Board is made up of concerned citizens living and working in Southcentral Alaska. The Board provides overall direction and fiscal oversight to STAR’s Executive Director.

Board meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. via Zoom.

The following individuals currently serve on STAR's Board of Directors:

Barry Wilson

Ret. Alaska State Troopers

Board Chair

Paula Reiswig

Municipality of Anchorage

Vice Chair

Audrey Lance

Thomas, Head & Greisen

Board Treasurer

Leah Levingston

APCM Wealth Management

Board Secretary

Catherine Bradshaw

Cadence Consulting

Board Member


Yuit Comms

Board Member


Alaska Airlines

Board Member

Scott Kendall

Cashion, Gilmore & Lindemuth

Board Member

Molly Masters, LPC

Southcentral Foundation

Board Member

Skye Nevada

The Bridge Company

Board Member

George Vakalis

Vakalis & Associates, LLC

Board Member, Past Chair

We welcome your feedback

STAR strives to be inclusive and equitable while providing trauma informed, survivor centered care.  We value your comments and would love to hear from you. We invite you to share your thoughts with us via email at [email protected].

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