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The Pittsburgh Foundation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Pittsburgh Foundation is a community foundation based in Pittsburgh, PA that was founded in 1945. As of 2019 they had $138 million in revenue and $1.0 billion in assets.

The Pittsburgh Foundation works to improve The quality of life in The Pittsburgh region by evaluating and addressing community issues, promoting responsible philanthropy, and connecting donors to The critical needs of The community.

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Program areas at The Pittsburgh Foundation

In this area, The Foundation supports high quality, public education for students in pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade, to assure that all students can achieve at their highest potential. Grantmaking targets The Pittsburgh public schools and other low-resource school districts by supporting projects that seek to improve educational achievement for all students and narrow The racial achievement gap. Grantmaking also supports programs that seek to disrupt The school-to-prison pipeline, that practice restorative justice, and implement policies that advance racial equity. Education grants are also made to nonprofit organizations that work in partnership with school districts to provide professional development for teachers and out-of-school programming.

Arts, culture and humanities grantmaking supports small and midsized arts organizations that provide performances and exhibitions to local audiences. Particular attention is focused on those arts organizations that are community based and that serve underserved audiences.

Basic needs grantmaking supports organizations that meet The basic needs of vulnerable populations in allegheny and westmoreland counties and assures that individuals and families are able to secure food, affordable housing and to access quality public transportation and generally to thrive. Grantmaking also focuses on assuring that The region's neighborhoods and communities are safe places where families can live in a secure environment without fear. The Foundation is particularly interested in supporting organizations that seek out The perspectives of those they serve in designing their programming. Grantmaking supports efforts to assure that local residents have access to meaningful work and where possible to advance through published career ladders to jobs that offer a living wage and paid sick and family leave. Access to affordable physical and mental healthcare, and those suffering The consequences of addiction continue to be a priority. The Foundation supports rigorous medical research with The goal to ...

Form 990s for The Pittsburgh Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 13, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 27, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Apr 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Pittsburgh Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$62,433,044
Program services$1,396,432
Investment income and dividends$19,108,014
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$103,496
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$55,079,633
Net income from fundraising events$-16,497
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$138,104,122

Vendors for The Pittsburgh Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-16
████████ ████████████Software2020-06-16
█████████ █████ ███ ██ ███Tax accounting2020-02-13
██████ ███████████ ████Actuarial services2019-12-31
███ ██████Investment Fees$722,7282018-12-01
███████ █████Investment Fees$254,2492018-12-01
███ ████Investment Fees$674,6542018-12-01
████████ ████████ █████Investment Fees$250,0002018-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at The Pittsburgh Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lisa SchroederPresident and Chief Executive Officer-May 20, 2020
Jonathan BrelsfordSenior Vice President of Finance and Investments / Senior Vice President Finance and Investments$236,703May 20, 2020
████ ████Vice President of Communications / Vice President Communications$204,955May 20, 2020
██████ ████████Senior Vice President for Program and Policy / Senior Vice President Program and Policy$245,374May 20, 2020
█████ ██████Vice President-Oct. 12, 2018
██████ █████Executive Vice President$254,724Dec. 31, 2018
████ ████Executive Director$138,675May 20, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Communications-May 20, 2020
██████ ██Director of Information Technology-May 20, 2020
████ ████████Director of Development-May 20, 2020
...and 24 more key personnel

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