Founded in 1979, Tanaina Child Development Center is an independent, private, nonprofit organization housed on the University of Alaska Anchorage s campus. The center serves as the practicum site for early childhood education students. Tanaina Child Development Center offers full-time care for children between the ages of 1 and 5. It also offers before- and after-school care and summer programs for school-aged children. The center participates with a fundraising opportunity called eScrip, which is a hassle-free way for schools and on-campus groups, including sports programs to raise funds through everyday purchases made at eScrip merchants.. Tanaina Child Development Center is located in Anchorage, Alaska.