Grant Recipients

We’re proud of our grants and grant partners.

The emphasis of this website, and of The Benter Foundation in general, will be about these leaders

Over time, you can look for a “spotlight” on selected grant partners and periodic updates about their efforts.  These profiles will feature their work, often in their words.

412 Food Rescue, Inc.

Support of Movement Building and Individual Donor Capacity Building Campaign Assistance

08/01/2017
35,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
5,000.00
Total: 40,000.00

Alumni Theatre Company, Inc.

Support of a new education space

11/01/2017
10,000.00
Total: 10,000.00

Alzheimer's Disease Research Fund d/b/a Cure Alzheimer's Research Fund

General Support

04/25/2018
1,000,000.00

Support of research

11/02/2017
1,000,000.00

Support of research

01/01/2016
100,000.00

To support genes to therapies research

01/01/2014
100,000.00

To support whole genome sequencing research

01/01/2012
100,000.00

Scientific research

07/01/2009
100,000.00
Total: 2,400,000.00

American Wheelchair Foundation d/b/a/ American Wheelchair Mission

For purchase of parts, tools and support of graduate student assistantships for a lifelong mobility pilot in Mexico

01/01/2014
17,500.00

To support the development and testing of a model for increasing the mobility of people with disabilities in Mexico

01/01/2011
15,000.00

To support purchase of wheelchairs and delivery of wheelchairs to two sites in Mexico

02/01/2010
84,000.00
Total: 116,500.00

Attack Theatre, Inc.

Summer Teaching Intensive

02/04/2018
22,500.00

General operating support

01/01/2017
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
15,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2014
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2013
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2012
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
10,000.00
Total: 97,500.00

August Wilson Center For African American Culture

To support three concerts in the Duet Jazz series

01/01/2012
15,000.00

Capital campaign support

09/01/2008
100,000.00
Total: 115,000.00

Bike Pittsburgh, Inc.

Benter Vision Award

07/26/2018
20,000.00

Support for Open Streets Place Making

04/25/2018
17,500.00

Support of capacity building for Open Streets place making activities

11/01/2017
30,000.00

Support for Open Streets place making activities

03/01/2017
15,000.00

To support enhanced member programming

01/02/2016
35,000.00

To support Open Streets place making activities

01/01/2016
15,000.00

To support Open Streets place making activities

01/01/2015
15,000.00

To support short term and long term fundraising priorities

01/01/2014
30,000.00

To support messaging campaign and donor challenge grants

01/02/2013
5,000.00

To support messaging campaign and donor challenge grants

01/02/2013
35,000.00

General operating support provided via a matching grant for new individual giving

01/01/2013
5,000.00

To support the Bike Friendly Employer program, a new messaging campaign and donor match

01/01/2012
30,000.00

To support member services and Bike Friendly Employer program

01/01/2011
60,000.00

To support Member Services and Volunteer Coordinator position and to expand Bike Friendly Employer initiative

02/01/2010
65,000.00

Membership Matching grant

12/01/2009
10,435.00

Membership Matching grant

10/01/2009
6,645.00

Membership Matching grant

08/01/2009
6,555.00

Membership matching grant for May – Oct 2009 biking season

12/01/2008
15,000.00

Support Small Business bike rack program

12/01/2008
22,500.00

General operating support

01/01/2008
5,000.00
Total: 443,635.00

Bike Share Pittsburgh, Inc.

Support of a match for Commonwealth of PA funds to expand bike rentals and kiosks

11/01/2017
20,000.00
Total: 20,000.00

Boy Scouts of America d/b/a Laurel Highlands Council

General operating support

11/02/2017
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
10,000.00

A two year grant to support employment of part-time camp coordinator for summer High Adventure camp

01/01/2012
100,000.00

A challenge grant to support expansion of Cub Scout Dining Hall

05/01/2010
75,000.00

Replacement of aging canoes and canvas tents at Heritage Reservation, Farmington, PA

12/01/2009
100,000.00

Two year grant for a field test of a High Adventure base camp at Heritage Reservation in Farmington, PA

12/01/2008
200,000.00

For national conference participation

01/01/2008
15,000.00
Total: 520,000.00

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

General operating support

01/01/2014
10,000.00
Total: 10,000.00

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

General operating support

01/01/2011
20,000.00
Total: 20,000.00

Carnegie Mellon University

Three year grant to support Summer Math Olympiad Camp and international student participation

11/01/2017
142,000.00

A three year grant to support Conflict Kitchen education and revenue enhancement strategies

01/01/2016
140,000.00

A two year grant to support Summer Olympiad Camp training for high school mathematics students

01/01/2015
50,000.00

To support an educational coordinator position and cookbook prototype for Conflict Kitchen

01/01/2014
67,234.00

To support endowed mathematics scholarships for undergraduates

01/01/2013
1,000,000.00

to support operating and transition costs of Conflict Kitchen project.

01/02/2011
21,675.00

For University’s Heinz College efforts to develop a model for increasing lifelong mobility through repairing wheelchairs in Mexico

01/01/2011
55,865.00

To support development of Traffic21 enhancements to ParkPGH smart technology applications and electronic signage pilot

12/01/2010
37,500.00

To support Heinz College Project Evaluation Class initiative to assess impact of wheelchairs delivered by American Wheelchair Mission to sites in Mexico

02/01/2010
66,000.00
Total: 1,580,274.00

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

Support for the Science Landing, Carnegie Science Center

01/01/2016
25,000.00

A two year grant to support Andy Warhol Museum’s 20th anniversary community days

01/01/2013
40,000.00

Directed to the Andy Warhol Museum to support a joint cultural tourism marketing pilot program involving the Andy Warhol Museum, Falling Water, Kentuck Knob, and The Mattress Factory

01/01/2012
20,000.00

To support the Andy Warhol Museum’s Education Fund

09/01/2010
20,000.00

Support of new Dinosaur Hall

01/01/2008
100,000.00
Total: 205,000.00

Central Indiana Community Foundation, Inc., Achieve Fund

To support Velocity fundraising training and cohort learning study

01/01/2016
27,200.00
Total: 27,200.00

Chatham Baroque, Inc.

Live recording of six concerts and rebroadcast

09/27/2018
10,000.00

Support of 10th Anniversary season concert broadcast

08/01/2017
10,000.00

To support a special concert in Millvale, PA

01/01/2016
5,000.00

To support baroque musicians and creation of libretto for A Winter’s Tale

01/01/2014
25,000.00

To support production of C. Monteverdi Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clordina

01/01/2014
5,000.00

To support 2013 Pittsburgh concert series

01/01/2013
5,000.00

To support the 10th CD recording

01/01/2012
5,000.00
Total: 65,000.00

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Support of the Kindness Exhibit

09/27/2018
100,000.00

To support kickstarting a maker space toolkit for schools

01/01/2016
50,000.00

A two year grant to support animateering exhibit technology upgrade

01/01/2013
40,000.00

To support the Makenight young adult workshops

01/01/2012
20,000.00
Total: 210,000.00

City of Asylum Pittsburgh

A two year grant to support the Alphabet City Literary Center on Pittsburgh’s Northside.

01/01/2011
50,000.00
Total: 50,000.00

City Theatre Company, Inc., d/b/a City Theatre

Support of The Revolutionists

04/25/2018
7,500.00

Support of The Old Man and the Old Moon Production

03/01/2017
7,500.00

Support of The Lion production

01/01/2016
7,500.00
Total: 22,500.00

cityLAB, Inc.

To support creation of a blueprint for a Special Impact Zone in the Penn Avenue Arts Corridor

12/01/2010
15,000.00
Total: 15,000.00

Community Theater Project Corporation, d/b/a Kelly Strayhorn Theater

Support of Keyword: International

11/01/2017
25,000.00

To support World Stage events and matching challenge grant to launch World Stage Fund

01/01/2014
50,000.00

To support World Stage production and residency

01/01/2013
20,000.00

To support marketing efforts

01/01/2012
25,000.00
Total: 120,000.00

Doors Open Pittsburgh, Inc.

Support for fall tour, 2018

04/25/2018
2,500.00

Support of 2017 tour event

06/01/2017
2,500.00
Total: 5,000.00

Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit

First Amendment Conference

07/26/2018
25,000.00

First Amendment Conference

07/26/2018
25,000.00
Total: 50,000.00

Family House

Special purpose grant for financial assistance and food pantry support

06/01/2008
75,000.00
Total: 75,000.00

Forbes Funds

Velocity training for 2018

11/01/2017
50,000.00

Support of Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Summit

07/01/2017
2,500.00

To support Velocity 2.0 fundraising training and cohort learning

01/01/2016
83,300.00

To support a mini grant program for millennial engagement

01/02/2015
30,000.00

To support Velocity fundraising training and cohort learning

01/02/2015
53,000.00

To support second round of Velocity fundraising and cohort training

01/02/2015
55,000.00

To support Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Summit

01/01/2015
1,500.00

To support a millennial engagement project

01/01/2014
12,000.00

To support CCAT organizational review

01/02/2013
20,000.00

To support Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Summit

01/01/2013
1,000.00
Total: 308,300.00

Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow

Capital improvements for classrooms and office space

12/01/2009
30,000.00
Total: 30,000.00

Friends of the Pittsburgh Urban Forest, d/b/a Tree Pittsburgh

Benter Vision Award

07/26/2018
20,000.00

Capital Campaign support of Tree Nursery expansion

04/25/2018
50,000.00

To support purchase of a skid loader

01/01/2015
15,000.00
Total: 85,000.00

Girls Hope of Pittsburgh, Inc.

To support organizational review

01/01/2013
20,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2012
20,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
20,000.00

General operating support

04/01/2009
20,000.00

General operating support

09/01/2008
15,000.00
Total: 95,000.00

Global Links

Travel to support first phase of project to develop process mapping, outcome and performance metrics, and strategic and business plan

06/01/2009
35,000.00
Total: 35,000.00

Global Solutions, formerly d/b/a World Federalist Association of Pittsburgh

A two year grant for general operating support matching grant foe new individual giving

01/02/2012
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2012
10,000.00

A matching grant to incentivize new individual and foundation giving

01/02/2011
17,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
23,000.00

For enhancement of on-line local human rights network, support to strengthen the business model for teacher program marketing and sustainability

09/01/2010
43,000.00

To support enhancement of communication and internet capability, creation of on-line human rights network, teacher workshops, program sponsorship and technical assistance to strengthen Model UN activity

06/01/2009
43,315.00

General support for Pittsburgh Branch of Global Solutions

05/01/2008
15,000.00
Total: 161,315.00

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, d/b/a GEO

Support of 2017 Pittsburgh training

06/01/2017
2,500.00
Total: 2,500.00

Grounded Strategies, formerly G-TECH Strategies (Growth Though Energy and Community Health)

Support of a two year expansion of Community Care Steward project

09/27/2018
40,000.00

Support of a pilot program in stewardship of vacant lands

06/01/2017
22,000.00
Total: 62,000.00

Grow Pittsburgh, Inc.

To support business planning

01/01/2015
10,000.00
Total: 10,000.00

Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, d/b/a Senator John Heinz History Center

General Support

04/25/2018
10,000.00

General operating support

06/01/2017
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2014
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2013
10,000.00
Total: 60,000.00

Innovation Works

A two year grant to support social innovation fellowships

01/01/2015
100,000.00
Total: 100,000.00

Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh

Support of Jim Judkis Photos: Fred Rogers and Loving Kindness

09/27/2018
7,500.00
Total: 7,500.00

Leadership Pittsburgh, Inc.

Support of TedX regional seminar

01/01/2011
10,000.00
Total: 10,000.00

Liberty Elementary Academic Fund

Support for playground at Liberty School

03/01/2017
10,000.00
Total: 10,000.00

Mattress Factory

Benter Vision Award

07/26/2018
20,000.00

General Support payable over two years

04/25/2018
50,000.00

A two year grant for general operating support

01/01/2016
50,000.00

A two year grant for general operating support

01/01/2014
50,000.00

A two year grant for general operating support

01/01/2012
50,000.00

A three year grant for general operating support

04/01/2009
75,000.00
Total: 295,000.00

National Committee on United States China Relations, Inc.

To support educational travel for educators

01/01/2014
10,000.00

To support educational travel for educators

01/01/2013
20,000.00
Total: 30,000.00

New Hazlett Center for the Performing Arts, d/b/a New Hazlett

For support of a performance space business plan

01/01/2015
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2014
10,000.00

A two year grant to support the new Community Supported Arts (CSA) subscription series

01/01/2012
20,000.00
Total: 40,000.00

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Inc.

Support of Sleeping Beauty

09/27/2018
75,000.00

Support of a Marley floor

11/01/2017
26,000.00

Support of Swan Lake Production

08/01/2017
75,000.00

To support Dance Theatre of Harlem production, spring 2017

01/02/2016
75,000.00

To support creation of a new Giselle production

01/01/2016
75,000.00

To support choreography by William Forsythe

01/01/2015
75,000.00

To support special Jiri Kylian performance for 45th Anniversary season

01/01/2014
100,000.00

To support Twyla Tharp performance

01/01/2013
75,000.00

For marketing to younger adults

01/02/2012
25,000.00

To support the premier of Moulin Rouge in 2013

01/01/2012
75,000.00

To support presentation of a North American premier of A Streetcar Named Desire

01/01/2011
75,000.00

For the production of George Balanchine: Celebrating a Legend

09/01/2010
50,000.00

For a marketing study

09/01/2010
25,000.00

To support presentation of Company B and In the Upper Room, as well as audience development and educational initiatives

10/01/2009
100,000.00

Support for presentation of Romeo et Juliet, 2/09

06/01/2008
100,000.00
Total: 1,026,000.00

Pittsburgh CLO d/b/a Civic Light Opera

A two year grant to support First Notes Festival of new works

01/01/2015
100,000.00
Total: 100,000.00

Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting, Inc., formerly Essential Public Media, Inc., WESA

General operating support

01/01/2017
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2014
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2013
5,000.00
Total: 25,000.00

Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership

City of Tomorrow Mobility Challenge

04/25/2018
50,000.00

To support parking intensive fellowship through Envision Downtown

01/02/2016
30,000.00

To support wayfinding project, phase IV

01/01/2016
25,000.00

To support Envision Downtown pilot of flat screen LED parking signage

01/01/2015
75,000.00

To support a wayfinding initiative

01/01/2014
25,000.00
Total: 205,000.00

Pittsburgh Glass Center, Inc.

Benter Vision Award

07/26/2018
20,000.00

A two year grant to support the Arts Finance Cohort Engagement of Technical Assistance for CRM Support

08/01/2017
40,000.00

To support a matching grant to incentivize end of year giving

01/01/2016
10,000.00

To support a local community mural project

01/01/2015
10,000.00

To support programs for local community residents

01/01/2014
10,000.00

To support Tech Fellows Program

01/01/2013
10,000.00

To support the purchase and renovation of student housing on Bride Row

01/01/2012
10,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
10,000.00
Total: 120,000.00

Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation

Support of City of Pittsburgh Bicentennial Celebration events

01/01/2016
25,000.00
Total: 25,000.00

Pittsburgh Opera, Inc.

Special one time grant for general support

11/01/2017
50,000.00

A two year grant to support revenue enhancement

01/02/2016
100,000.00

A three year grant for revenue enhancement support

01/01/2013
135,000.00

A two year grant to support young adult audience development, social marketing and audience engagement efforts

01/01/2012
50,000.00

To support the creation of a new production of Turandot

01/01/2011
50,000.00

Special one time general support grant

01/01/1970
50,000.00
Total: 435,000.00

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

Strategic leadership initiative

07/26/2018
20,000.00

A three year grant to support the Meg Cheever Endowed Fund

11/02/2017
100,000.00

Lighting for Allegheny Commons Fountain

11/01/2017
80,000.00

To support restoration of George Westinghouse Memorial in Schenley Park

01/01/2015
100,000.00

To support maintenance and management fund of campaign for Mellon Square renovations

01/01/2012
100,000.00

To support the completion, publication, and promotion of the book, Mellon Square, A Modern Masterpiece

01/01/2011
49,500.00

For public education and outreach program for restoration of Mellon Square

06/01/2009
54,250.00

Lighting for Schenley Park Fountain restoration

06/01/2008
100,000.00
Total: 603,750.00

Pittsburgh Promise Foundation

A three year grant to support the Class of 2017 Fund

11/01/2017
640,000.00

To support a right matching and post secondary persistence study, second phase

01/01/2015
99,589.00

To support a right matching and post secondary persistence study

01/01/2014
87,926.00

To support Executive Experience Program

01/01/2012
25,000.00

To support the development of a retention study to prepare and support students for completion of a post-secondary degree

01/01/2011
50,000.00

Scholarship program for Pittsburgh Public High School graduates

05/01/2010
100,000.00
Total: 1,002,515.00

Pittsburgh Public Theater Corporation

Hamlet Character Support

04/25/2018
25,000.00

Support of Hamlet

11/01/2017
25,000.00

For purchase of target analytics fundraising software

01/01/2014
30,000.00

To support purchase of a production projector

01/01/2012
30,000.00
Total: 110,000.00

Pittsburgh Symphony, Inc.

General Support

07/26/2018
75,000.00

Benter Vision Award

07/26/2018
20,000.00

General Support

04/25/2018
75,000.00

General operating support

06/01/2017
75,000.00

General operating support

01/02/2016
75,000.00

Support of special Capitalization Fund

01/01/2016
250,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
75,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2014
50,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2013
50,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2012
50,000.00
Total: 795,000.00

Pittsburgh Trust for Cultural Resources d/b/a Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Special one time grant for general support

11/02/2017
25,000.00

A two year grant to support the seventh season of the Cabaret Series

11/01/2017
75,000.00

A two year grant to support sixth season of the Cabaret Series

01/01/2016
75,000.00

A two year grant to support fifth season of Cabaret Series

01/02/2015
75,000.00

To support Android app development for ParkPGH

01/01/2015
7,500.00

A two year grant to support fourth season of Cabaret Series

01/02/2014
75,000.00

To support dynamic message parking signage pilot

01/01/2014
48,000.00

To support dynamic message parking signage pilot

01/02/2013
15,000.00

Two year grant to support third season of the Cabaret Series

01/01/2013
75,000.00

A two year grant to support the next season of the Cabaret Series

01/01/2012
75,000.00

To support continuation of ParkPGH through patent license agreement

01/01/2012
20,000.00

A two year grant to support the Headliner Cabaret Series in 2012

01/01/2011
75,000.00

To support development of smart parking technology in Cultural District

02/01/2010
103,600.00
Total: 744,100.00

Point Park University

Support of strategic initiatives at the Center for Entertainment Management

09/27/2018
20,000.00

To support Pittsburgh Playhouse Downtown Project

01/01/2015
25,000.00
Total: 45,000.00

Pro Publica, Inc.

To support public media efforts

01/01/2012
200,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
250,000.00
Total: 450,000.00

Propel Schools Foundation

Support of county-wide implementation of Fund My Future, Children’s Savings Accounts

11/01/2017
50,000.00

Support for Citywide implementation of Fund My Future

03/01/2017
150,000.00

To support an Urban Education Leaders Program

01/02/2016
65,000.00

To support administrative costs for Fund My Future Children’s Savings Account Program

01/02/2016
30,000.00

To support planning for a citywide Children’s Savings Account initiative

01/01/2016
25,000.00

To support an Urban Teaching Fellows Program

01/01/2015
100,000.00

To support launch of a Children’s Savings Account pilot at three schools in Spring 2013 and system-wide in Fall 2013

01/02/2012
150,000.00

To support design work on prize linked Children’s Savings Accounts

01/01/2012
30,000.00

To support a feasibility study and design work for a Children’s Savings Account (CSA) Program

01/02/2011
30,000.00

To fund start-up costs associated with a new charter school on Pittsburgh’s Northside

01/01/2011
100,000.00

To support the addition of a special position of Strategic Engagement

12/01/2010
90,000.00

To support start up costs at Braddock Hills School

12/01/2009
150,000.00

Matching challenge grant for general support

05/01/2009
8,000.00

Matching challenge grant for increased individual support

12/01/2008
50,000.00

To support outreach activities and capacity in development

12/01/2008
25,000.00

To support school expansion

12/01/2008
50,000.00
Total: 1,103,000.00

Quantum Theatre, Inc.

A two year grant to support creation of Chatterton

08/01/2017
50,000.00

To support marketing innovations

01/02/2014
15,000.00

To support production of A Winter’s Tale for 25th Anniversary

01/01/2014
75,000.00

To support marketing innovations

01/01/2013
25,000.00

To support the premier of three international works in 2011-2012

01/01/2011
10,000.00
Total: 175,000.00

Riverlife

Support of Grant Street Crossing design implementation

01/01/2016
50,000.00

To support design of a portal entryway and signage from Great Allegheny Passage

01/01/2013
50,000.00

To support the creation of a Special Opportunities Fund

12/01/2010
50,000.00
Total: 150,000.00

Silk Screen

Support for year long program

08/01/2017
5,000.00

Support for year long program

01/01/2016
5,000.00

Program support

01/01/2015
5,000.00

Program support

01/01/2014
5,000.00

Program support

01/01/2013
5,000.00

To support the 2012 Asian-American Film Festival and cultural activities

01/01/2012
5,000.00

To support the 2011 Asian-American Film Festival and cultural activities

01/01/2011
10,000.00

To support Asian American Film Festival and year-round Asian art events

05/01/2010
10,000.00
Total: 50,000.00

Social Venture Partners Pittsburgh

To support member outreach

01/01/2014
5,000.00

To support business plan implementation

01/01/2013
5,000.00

To support Fast Pitch Program

01/01/2012
5,000.00
Total: 15,000.00

Steel City Rowing Club

General operating support

08/01/2017
5,000.00
Total: 5,000.00

Steel City Squash, Inc.

General operating support

03/01/2017
5,000.00
Total: 5,000.00

Sustainable Pittsburgh

To support environment indicators poll concerning World Environment Day activities

05/01/2010
15,500.00
Total: 15,500.00

The Grant Foundation (Hospital Albert Schweitzer)

To support an expert agronomy position

01/01/2012
15,000.00

To support a development audit to enhance fundraising

01/01/2011
14,000.00

A two year grant to support two 12-month fellowships for a public health graduate in data analysis

12/01/2010
80,000.00

To support HTRP forestry program

12/02/2009
91,000.00

One 12-month fellowships for public health graduate in data analysis

12/01/2009
40,000.00
Total: 240,000.00

The Pittsburgh Foundation

A two year grant to support a capitalization program for small and medium size arts groups

01/01/2016
200,000.00
Total: 200,000.00

The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International

Endowment of a Biennial Rotary Peace Fellows Retreat

01/01/2011
800,000.00
Total: 800,000.00

The Sprout Fund

A two year grant to support Tenth Anniversary Root Award

01/02/2011
30,000.00

SEEDS award program

12/01/2009
20,000.00
Total: 50,000.00

Three Rivers Mothers Milk Bank

Support of an Independent IRB

06/01/2017
5,000.00
Total: 5,000.00

Thrill Mill, Inc.

To support Thrival Innovation workshops

01/01/2015
7,500.00
Total: 7,500.00

Union of Concerned Scientists

General operating support

01/01/2012
75,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2011
25,000.00

General operating support

12/01/2010
25,000.00
Total: 125,000.00

United States Association for UNHCR

For purchase of water tanker for Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda

12/02/2010
40,000.00
Total: 40,000.00

University of Pittsburgh

To support Frontiers Conference

01/01/2016
20,000.00

To support replication of a lifelong mobility wheelchair depot in Mexico

01/01/2014
42,500.00

A three year grant to support expansion of Global Data Fellows Program at Graduate School of Public Health

01/02/2013
225,000.00

A two year grant to support research into spatio-temporal activities at Department of Mathematics

01/02/2013
50,000.00

To support Analytic Hierarchy research at Katz School of Business

01/01/2013
65,000.00

Directed to the Human Engineering Research Lab to support the final phase of development and testing of a model for increasing the mobility of people with disabilities in Mexico

01/02/2012
52,000.00

Directed to the Katz School of Business to support implementation of Analytical Hierarchy Process exercise in conflict resolution research in the Middle East

01/01/2012
68,000.00

To support the establishment by the Graduate School of Public Health of an international fellowship project in data-driven computational modeling

01/02/2011
77,000.00

To support conflict resolution research by the Global Studies Center

01/02/2011
142,000.00

To support the Human Engineering Research Lab to support the development and testing of a model for increasing the mobility of people with disabilities in Mexico

01/01/2011
42,662.00

A two year grant to the University Center for Social & Urban Research to support a survey of younger adults and general attitudes toward the environment

01/01/2011
40,000.00

To support mathematics research

01/01/2011
50,000.00

To support the Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology to support the development of a written protocol for its Lower Limb Disability Prevention Project

01/01/2011
38,580.00

Directed to the Human Engineering Research Lab to support evaluation of locally-sourced pediatric wheelchairs in Mexico

01/01/2011
44,800.00

To support the UCIS Visiting Professorship in Contemporary Issues for the Academic Year 2010-2011

08/10/2010
43,000.00

A two year grant to support mathematics research awarded in 2010

01/10/2010
100,000.00
Total: 1,100,542.00

Verland Foundation

Pilot program for communication equipment and training

12/01/2008
5,853.00
Total: 5,853.00

Women and Girls Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania

General operating support

01/01/2013
5,000.00

To support upgrades to communications systems and online fundraising strategies

01/01/2011
10,000.00
Total: 15,000.00

Women for a Healthy Environment

General operating support

11/01/2017
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2016
5,000.00

General operating support

01/01/2015
5,000.00
Total: 15,000.00

Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh

Challenge grant match for end of year giving, payable in 2018

11/01/2017
15,000.00

A two year grant to support building renovation

01/01/2015
50,000.00

To support children’s programs

01/01/2014
20,000.00

To support therapeutic garden plan

01/01/2013
20,000.00

A two year grant to support the purchase of additional e-marketing modules to improve fundraising, public outreach, and use of social media

01/01/2011
25,500.00

Children’s summer camp

08/02/2009
5,000.00

Internet expansion and constituent relationship management

08/01/2009
16,600.00

General operating support

05/01/2008
10,000.00
Total: 162,100.00

World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh

Support of Public Programs

04/25/2018
50,000.00

Support of public policy programming

03/01/2017
50,000.00

To support innovative public programming

01/01/2016
50,000.00

To support a challenge grant for new end of year donations

01/01/2016
5,000.00

To support innovative public programming

01/02/2015
50,000.00

To support a challenge grant for new donations

01/02/2015
25,000.00

To support the Voros Special Fund

01/01/2015
10,000.00

To support innovative public programming

01/01/2014
50,000.00

To support innovative public programming

01/01/2013
50,000.00

To provide funding for competitive fellowships for Pittsburgh nonprofit leaders to attend One Young World summit

01/01/2012
25,000.00

A two year grant to support the 80th Anniversary speaker series and other programming designed to encourage discussion of international issues

01/01/2011
160,000.00

To provide funding for the attendance of one delegate from Pittsburgh’s nonprofit community at the 2011 One Young World summit in Zurich, Switzerland

01/01/2011
5,000.00

A two year grant for transitional costs related to CEO leadership change

09/01/2010
80,250.00

For incubation of programs for younger professionals and other pilot initiatives

09/01/2010
10,000.00
Total: 620,250.00

WQED Multimedia

To support recruiting efforts for director of innovation center for public media

01/01/2013
25,000.00

To support the creation of a new strategic business plan

01/01/2012
75,000.00

A two year grant to support the creation of a new strategic business plan

01/01/2011
25,000.00

To support program development and Revenue Enhancement Fund

12/01/2008
20,000.00

Eight segment On-Q series examining local education reform

12/01/2008
35,000.00

General operating support

10/01/2008
5,000.00
Total: 185,000.00

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