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PNC Foundation Announces $16.8 Million Grant To Support And Develop Black-Owned Businesses Through New Howard University Center for Entrepreneurship

Drives PNC's Commitment to Support Black Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment
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PITTSBURGH, October 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The PNC Foundation today announced a five-year, $16.8 million grant to create The Howard University and PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship – aimed at building resources and support for Black business owners across the country. The center will support expanded opportunities for Black entrepreneurship with enhanced educational, leadership and capacity-building resources and programs nationwide.

PNC Foundation to Partner With Sesame Workshop To Address Racial Justice Through $6.2 Million Grant

Building on a 17-year partnership, Sesame and PNC aim to equip young children to envision a brighter future without racism.
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PITTSBURGH, May 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- The PNC Foundation and Sesame Workshop announced today a $6.2 million initiative to address racial justice through early childhood education. Funded by the PNC Foundation and building on the thriving and impactful 17-year partnership between Sesame Workshop and PNC Grow Up Great®, the newest phase of this collaboration will focus on racial justice and providing children with the foundation for kindness, fairness, and respect, in the critical early years of child development.

PNC Commits $10M To Support Small Businesses In Pittsburgh

Community Development Banking program-related investment through the PNC Foundation aims to provide further economic relief to local minority-owned businesses and entrepreneurs
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PITTSBURGH, August 28, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Underserved Pittsburgh neighborhoods and struggling small business owners will benefit from three programs significantly supported through a $10 million program-related investment announced today by PNC Community Development Banking and the PNC Foundation

PNC Foundation Joins the TMW Center at University of Chicago to Launch New "Any Time is 3Ts Time" to Boost Early Learning

Free, bilingual resources will empower parents nationwide to advance brain development for children birth to age three
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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.

Local Arts Organizations to Receive $1.2 Million in Grant Funding Through PNC Arts Alive Initiative

New component provides select funding opportunities for neighborhood arts organizations.
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PHILADELPHIA, September 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Affordable access to theater, jazz and blues performances, a mobile studio that offers neighborhood residents hands-on art-making experiences and multicultural productions are among the plans for 31 arts organizations receiving a total of $1.2 million in grants through PNC Arts Alive

PNC Foundation Supports Cool Globes Exhibit in Pittsburgh

Artwork Highlighting Climate, Environment Unveiled with Support from Heinz Endowments, PNC Foundation
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PITTSBURGH, June 18, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Today, Mayor William Peduto is excited to announce the grand opening of Cool Globes in Pittsburgh.  The nearly 30 large globe sculptures - described as “public art with a purpose”- will be on display in Market Square, PPG Plaza and Gateway Center through early October. Cool Globes: Hot Ideas for a Cooler Planet aims to raise awareness of and inspire viewers to take actions on climate change.

PNC Foundation Commits $250,000 To Hurricane Harvey Relief

PNC employee contributions also to be matched up to $100,000
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PITTSBURGH, August 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The PNC Foundation today announced that it will donate $250,000 to the American Red Cross for relief efforts in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey.  The foundation also will match PNC employee contributions to the American Red Cross that support the Hurricane Harvey relief effort, up to a total of $100,000.

PNC Foundation, Donorschoose.Org Team up to Fund Hundreds of Pre-K Requests for Resources, Experiences

Summary: 

DonorsChoose.org will expand to include requests from Head Start teachers

More than 200,000 students to benefit from the grant, enhanced classroom resources

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DonorsChoose.org will expand to include requests from Head Start teachers

More than 200,000 students to benefit from the grant, enhanced classroom resources

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