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Wasilla, Alaska— The Mat-Su Health Foundation is hosting a ceremonial groundbreaking event for its new building on Tuesday, June 13 at 11 am. The public is invited.

Mat-Su Health Foundation Building Details

Project: Multi-tenant facility consisting of two building blocks connected by a center core. In addition to housing the Mat-Su Health Foundation, the project has been designed to build community by devoting space to programmatic uses, including the creation of a Community Resource Center Network, where Mat-Su residents can seek support, information, and referral to local services.

Location: 777 N. Crusey Street, Wasilla

Square Footage: 46,000

Site Size: 3.71 acres

Completion: Spring 2018

Investment in the
Community: $9 million

Speakers: Vern Halter, Mayor, Matanuska-Susitna Borough
Bert Cottle, Mayor, City of Wasilla
Elizabeth Ripley, CEO, Mat-Su Health Foundation
Scott Johannes, Board Chair, Mat-Su Health Foundation

Architects Alaska is providing design services. Other contractors include FE Contracting, Inc., RSA Engineering, Inc., And PND Engineers, Inc.


About Mat-Su Health Foundation: Mat-Su Health Foundation (MSHF) is the official business name of Valley Hospital Association, Inc., which shares ownership in Mat-Su Regional Medical Center. In this capacity, the MSHF board members and representatives actively participate in the governance of Mat-Su’s community hospital and protect the community’s interest in this important healthcare institution through board oversight. The MSHF invests its assets into charitable works that improve the health and wellness of Alaskans living in Mat-Su. More information is available at