Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh, a joint program of The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments, has awarded $456,000 to individual artists and art programs for the initiative’s 2020 grant-making cycle.
The Heinz Endowments has approved more than $12.1 million in grants to support systemic issues and barriers that affect Black communities and strengthen nonprofit programs that support African American families in the Pittsburgh region.
The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council has received $50,000 for the Emergency Fund for Artists from The Pittsburgh Foundation, The Heinz Endowments and The Opportunity Fund which will be used to support artists of color affected by the covid-19 epidemic.
Investing in Professional Artists, a joint grant-making program of The Pittsburgh Foundation, The Heinz Endowments and the Opportunity Fund, has awarded $170,000 to individual artists and art programs for the initiative’s 2020 cycle.
The POISE Foundation launched the Critical Community Needs Fund to provide money to small- and mid-sized organizations that serve black residents and that could be overlooked by government aid programs and larger funds.
The Heinz Endowments has announced $10 million in funding over three years to support a prenatal to age 3 well-being initiative, focusing on holistic care and education of young children and support for their families.
The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments partnered in 2010 to fund Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh which is dedicated to supporting excellence in presenting and producing artwork rooted in the Black experience.
The Heinz Endowments is launching a grant-making initiative that will support art that responds to social issues facing the Pittsburgh area. The foundation expects to award $500,000 in grants over the next two years to artists, organizations and...
Max King, President of the Pittsburgh Foundation, and Grant Oliphant, President of The Heinz Endowments released a joint statement in response to the not guilty verdict for the east Pittsburgh police officer charged with the shooting death of Antwon Rose.
On March 21, GSPIA's Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership will honor philanthropic leaders Maxwell King of The Pittsburgh Foundation and Grant Oliphant of The Heinz Endowments with the 2019 Johnson Institute Exemplary Leadership Award. Max...
Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh is a partnership of The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments dedicated to supporting excellence in presenting and producing artwork rooted in the Black experience