A $30 million pledge to address hardship in communities during pandemic
PITTSBURGH, April 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC) today announced $30 million in charitable support of coronavirus relief efforts, primarily directed toward basic needs and hardship relief programs across the markets in which PNC operates.
PNC Financial Services is once again recognized for its performance for shareholders, employees, customers, community and the planet, ranking 65th on Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies list. Performance indicators included ESG issues such as workplace diversity, data security and greenhouse-gas emissions. This is the third annual Barron’s ranking of America’s Most Sustainable Companies, and PNC’s third appearance on the list.
At first blush, it seemed like an odd match. What could a financial company possibly have in common with the makers of Sesame Street? At least that’s what ran through the minds at Sesame Workshop when PNC approached the nonprofit organization 15 years ago. What we had in common was this: early childhood education. PNC employees overwhelmingly chose children and education as the focus for long-term philanthropic investment. Research led the company to early childhood education, and turning to a leading expert in the field was the perfect place to start.
PITTSBURGH, January 22, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC), announced that it earned a score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.
PITTSBURGH, January 22, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC), announced that it has been named to the 2020 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index (GEI), which recognizes companies committed to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women’s equality. The reference index measures gender equality across five pillars: female leadership and talent pipeline, equal pay and gender pay parity, inclusive culture, sexual harassment policies, and pro-women brand.
This is PNC’s 4th consecutive appearance on the list.
“Companies, we all know, need to make a profit to prosper and survive,” Newsweek wrote. “But over the years, executives have come to realize that they need to do much more. That is, by giving back to the communities they operate in and standing up as good neighbors and citizens.”
Cincinnati Parks, Cincinnati Parks Foundation receives grant as part of PNC Grow Up Great® 15th anniversary celebration
CINCINNATI, November 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The PNC Foundation announced today that it is awarding a $150,000 grant to the Cincinnati Parks Foundation and Cincinnati Parks as part of the 15th anniversary celebration of PNC Grow Up Great. This bilingual $500 million, multi-year initiative of PNC helps prepare children from birth to age 5 for success in school and life.
Free, bilingual resources will empower parents nationwide to advance brain development for children birth to age three
CHICAGO, November 8, 2019 /3BL Media/ - The PNC Foundation today awarded a $3.3 million grant to the TMW Center for Early Learning + Public Health at the University of Chicago to launch "Any Time is 3Ts Time," a campaign designed to empower parents with knowledge and skills to enhance their infants' and toddlers' cognitive development.