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Pittsburgh Foundation announces $37 million bequest

The Pittsburgh Foundation is tackling issues of suburban poverty - particularly affecting youth and families around Sewickley - with a recent endowment of $37 million. Learn more from Jeanne Pearlman, senior VP for program and policy, and Sarah Heres, president of Quaker Valley School Board.

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Power to women in the arts, here and elsewhere

It was announced that a San Antonio couple, art collectors Steven Alan Bennett and Dr. Elaine Melotti Schmidt, will begin its inaugural Bennett Prize, the largest prize offered solely to women painters (painting in the figurative realist style).

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Couple thanks EMS team for Shaler roadside baby delivery

The Shaler North Hills Library earned about $4,400 in grant money for its “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten” program, courtesy of donations made through inclusion in The Pittsburgh Foundation's 2017 Wish Book. Bob's Discount Furniture also recently donated $1,000.

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Delmont council seeking grants to make Shields Farm upgrades

Delmont Councilman David Piper is making the most of his work on the borough's grants committee, seeking funding that could potentially go toward electrical upgrades and drainage work at the Shields Farm property where several major events take place each year. "The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County is making grants available from $2,000 to $40,000, and they don't require a formal plan as part of the application," Piper said. 

Pittsburgh TribLive