Drives PNC's Commitment to Support Black Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment
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.
Building on a 17-year partnership, Sesame and PNC aim to equip young children to envision a brighter future without racism.
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.
Community Development Banking program-related investment through the PNC Foundation aims to provide further economic relief to local minority-owned businesses and entrepreneurs
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.
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.
New component provides select funding opportunities for neighborhood arts organizations.
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.
Artwork Highlighting Climate, Environment Unveiled with Support from Heinz Endowments, PNC Foundation
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 employee contributions also to be matched up to $100,000
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.