The Power to Do Great Things
Established in 1945, The Pittsburgh Foundation is one of the nation’s oldest community foundations and is the 15th largest of more than 750 similar foundations across the United States. As a community foundation, its resources comprise endowment funds established by individuals, businesses and organizations with a passion for charitable giving and a deep commitment to the Pittsburgh region. The Foundation currently manages more than 2,400 individual donor funds and has, together with its supporting organizations and its affiliate, The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County, assets of $1.3 billion. Grantmaking benefits a broad spectrum of basic needs and development opportunities within Pittsburgh and beyond.
To learn more about our rich and varied history, please watch the The Power to Do Great Things: A Legacy of Giving at The Pittsburgh Foundation video, above. We hope you’ll be inspired by the work of our donors, grantees and community partners.