The Valley Association for Local History and Culture, VALHC, is an informal organization comprised of museums and cultural institutions located in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley.  The organization was established to serve as a supportive network to help local institutions collaborate on programs/events, share resources and promote each other.  The organization strives to increase support and awareness of the history, art and culture of the communities within the Matanuska-Susitna Valley.