On December 2, Rockefeller Foundation announced Pittsburgh is among the second cohort of cities around the world that will receive financial support and outside expertise as part of the 100 Resilient Cities network.
The National Philanthropic Trust has released a striking analysis of data from the 1,000+ charitable organizations that administer donor-advised funds (DAFs) including more than 600 community foundations, national gift funds and other charitable sponsors.
Kenya T. Boswell, charitable giving manager at BNY Mellon, has been named President of the BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania, effective January 1. Boswell will succeed James P. McDonald, who previously announced plans to retire at year-end.
Five years after the recession reshaped the global economy, donations from individuals, companies, foundations and bequests topped $335 billion in 2013 – the fourth consecutive year of gains but not yet back to the pre-recession peak of $350 billion.