The Pittsburgh Foundation
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 Emergency Action Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation has awarded 228 grants to nonprofit organizations, government agencies and community health care providers to assist the most vulnerable residents of our region who are facing the immediate demands of the unprecedented public health and economic crisis brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pittsburgh Magazine honors Max King as Pittsburgher of the Year for the many civic-minded things he has accomplished in the past two decades.
The Pittsburgh Foundation's Small and Mighty Grants program has awarded $1.25 million since it began in 2016.