The Pittsburgh Foundation

Gifts to the Emergency Action Fund

Thank you for your gift to the Emergency Action Fund.
Thank you for your gift to the Emergency Action Fund.

Responding to the COVID-19 pandemic is the greatest challenge to community life The Pittsburgh Foundation has faced in its 75-year history. We are mobilizing all resources and personnel to protect the physical, emotional and economic health of our community, especially the most vulnerable among us. Our staff and board are amazed and humbled by the acts of generosity and personal assistance our community has provided in this unprecedented public health and financial crisis. Here are the donations to the fund thus far. Updated totals will be published at least once per week:  


Aug. 25, 2020

A total of $9.26 million has been committed by individuals, foundations and corporations. This includes: 

  • Audrey Hillman Fisher Foundation: $10,000
  • ASCEND Climing: $1,150
  • Bank of America Foundation: $75,000
  • The Benter Foundation: $200,000
  • The Buhl Foundation: $100,000 
  • BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania: $250,000
  • A fund of the Boston Foundation: $15,000
  • Bradley Family Foundation: $1,000 
  • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney P.C.: $2,500 
  • CBRE Inc: $4,600
  • CFA Society Pittsburgh: $6,000
  • The Ciervo Foundation: $25,000
  • Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company: $5,000 
  • Citizens Bank: $75,000
  • The Citrone Foundation: $41,200
  • Clearview Federal Credit Union: $10,000
  • Comcast/NBC Universal: $25,000
  • Crazy Mocha: $550
  • CBRE Foundation: $4,600
  • CVS Pharmacy: $25,000
  • Dollar Bank Foundation: $100,000
  • Duquesne Light Co.: $500,000
  • East Liberty Station Associates: $25,000
  • Emma DeBenedetti Trust: $25,000
  • EQT Foundation: $50,000
  • Equitrans Midstream Corp.:  $5,000
  • Equitrans Midstream Foundation: $10,000
  • Evan & Tracy Segal Family Foundation: $10,000 
  • Facebook Community Fund: $100,000
  • The Fine Foundation: $20,000
  • FISA Foundation: $5,000
  • FK Delana Family Foundation: $5,000 
  • F.N.B. Corporation: $100,000
  • Giant Eagle Foundation: $50,000
  • Glencore Limited Stamford: $15,000
  • Goode Family Charitable Foundation: $40,000
  • Google Pittsburgh/Tides Foundation: $100,000
  • The Hearst Foundations: $250,000
  • The Heinz Endowments: $1,000,000*
  • Heinz Family Foundation: $50,000
  • Henry L. Hillman Foundation: $1,000,000*
  • Hillman Foundation: $2,600
  • IMA Foundation: $7,500  
  • Jack G. Buncher Charitable Fund: $250,000
  • Juliet Lea Hillman Simonds Foundation: $50,000
  • KeyBank Foundation: $25,000
  • Laura and Jason Rock Family Foundation: $5,000
  • M Financial Planning Services: $750
  • Massey Charitable Trust : $50,000
  • McAuley Ministries Foundation: $50,000
  • McElhattan Foundation: $100,000
  • McSwigan Family Foundation: $100,000
  • Morgan Stanley Global Impact: $20,000
  • NJM Insurance Group: $25,000
  • NOVA Chemicals: $19,800
  • Opportunity Fund: $10,000
  • Pittsburgh Child Guidance Foundation: $50,000
  • The Pittsburgh Foundation: $1,000,000*
  • Pixley Hill Foundation: $6,000  
  • PPG Industries Foundation: $150,000
  • Resnick Roofing & Contracting: $12,500
  • Richard King Mellon Foundation: $1,000,000*
  • Rita M. McGinley Foundation: $25,000  
  • Rite Aid Foundation: $100,000
  • Roy A. Hunt Foundation: $20,000
  • Rust Foundation: $1,000
  • The Segal Foundation: $10,000
  • Scott Noxon Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation: $10,000
  • Simpson & McCrady: $5,000
  • Snee-Reinhardt Charitable Foundation: $50,000
  • St. Brendan’s Episcopal Church Cries Advocacy: $1,000
  • Synergy Staffing Inc.: $1,000
  • Tippins Foundation: $50,000
  • TriState Capital Bank: $5,000 
  • Wagner Family Charitable Trust: $1,000
  • Waldron Wealth Management: $5,000 

To date, gifts of $824,000 have been made by donors from their advised funds at The Pittsburgh Foundation. Donations of $308,000 have been made by the public.

We are also grateful to our media partners, including the Pittsburgh Business Times, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, NEXTPittsburgh, Pittsburgh Quarterly, KDKA-TV, WPXI-TV, WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting (WESA-FM and WYEP-FM), IHeart Radio and Edgar Snyder Associates, for providing pro bono and discounted advertising and awareness for the Emergency Action Fund. 

 

 * indicates Emergency Action Fund founding partners.

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