Join Alaska CHARR today!

Alaska CHARR is a member-driven organization dedicated to advancing, serving, and protecting Alaska's hospitality and food service industry.  

Joining Alaska CHARR will connect you with like-minded Alaskan business owners, service providers, and community partners - all with the common goal of advancing the hospitality industry.  There is power in numbers and we want you and your business to join the hundreds of Alaska CHARR member businesses today. 

Member Benefits

We know you are busy running your business. Alaska CHARR works daily to keep our members engaged and informed, providing valuable advocacy on legislative issues that matter to business owners.  We provide direct benefits through the following: 

  • Education & Training Discounts for Active Voting Members - Workforce development is accomplished through the highest quality training programs such as Alaska CHARR's Training for Alcohol Professionals (TAP) and ServSafe Food Manager.  Members receive discounts of 30% or more.
  • Worker's Compensation Profit-Sharing Program - Qualified CHARR members are able to apply for competitive workers' compensation insurance through our member-owned fund that provides competitive rates and dividends! Our fund has paid out almost $2,000,000 in dividends to members. 

  • Proactive Political Advocacy & Industry Representation - Our Government Affairs Team & Government Affairs Committee works hard to promote and protect the industry at the local, state, and national levels.  We are always here to protect you, even when you do not realize you need it! 

  • Networking and Community Engagement - Alaska CHARR members receive unique opportunities to attend fun, meaningful events where they can engage with their community members, colleagues, and the next generation of industry employees. 

  • Supporting the Future Generation of Alaska Hospitality - Alaska CHARR is helping to develop a stronger workforce and build the next generation of leaders in the restaurant and hospitality industries by sponsoring the ProStart program. ProStart is implemented in high schools  and impacts hundreds of students each year. 

  • Included membership with the National Restaurant Association and American Hotel and Lodging Association. 

As Alaska’s hospitality industry association, we at Alaska CHARR always strive to best represent, support, and advance your business. In order to more strongly represent our members while providing more valuable resources, we are proud to announce that we have partnered with the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA)!

We work hard to ensure that member benefits can equate to at least four times what you pay for your annual dues. Please contact if you have suggestions or feedback - your voice matters!



With over $1 billion secured, Adesso Capital helps keep businesses in business.

Millions of businesses are still feeling the impact of the pandemic — and they might not know what funding options are available.
Alaska CHARR
 is partnering with Adesso Capital to help small businesses finance their dreams.


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Members receive up to 20% discount for music licensing in bars, restaurants, and drinking establishments.









For more information or to start taking advantage of your Member Benefits, contact us at 907.274.8133 or


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Tailor-made health plans for your business

Attract and retain top talent. Deliver on what matters to employees today.


UnitedHealthcare offers a healthcare solution designed for Alaska CHARR members:


The solution includes:


  • Savings on fully insured medical, dental,  vision, life and disability plans 
  • A large nationwide network
  • Health and well-being programs
  • Digital tools
  • Ease of administration   


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Specialty benefits and programs may not be available in all states or for all group sizes. Components subject to change.


Insurance coverage provided by or through UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company or its affiliates.


Administrative services provided by United HealthCare Services, Inc. or their affiliates.





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For more information or to start taking advantage of your Member Benefits, contact our office at 907-274-8133 or