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Supporting the Aleuts Who Dissed Chavez

Several readers urged me to call for donations to help the Aleuts who recently rejected Chavez’s offer of free heating oil.  Many Aleut communities are actually pretty poor, so this was a show of real patriotism — putting all of us first.  One reader sent this:

Donations to help the villages affected can be made at a Key Bank account titled:

” Unangan Energy Assistance Fund” C/O Key Bank # 729681009001

Donations can be made at any Key Bank Branch Nationwide or Can be mailed to:

Unangan Energy Assistance Fund

c/o Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association

201 East Third Avenue

Anchorage , Alaska 99501

or

Unangan Energy Assistance Fund

c/o Key Bank

P.O. Box 110420

Anchorage , AK 99510

Donations are tax deductible as a contribution to a 501 c 3 Not For Profit TIN # 92-0073013

Mario Loyola — Mr. Loyola is a research associate professor and the director of the Environmental Finance and Risk Management Program at Florida International University and a senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. From 2017 to 2019 he was the associate director for regulatory reform at the White House Council on Environmental Quality.