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Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation, parent organization of 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh’s NPR news station, and 91.3 WYEP, elected a new slate of officers and welcomed eight new Directors to the Board at its December, 2020 meeting, including the election of Maxwell King as Board Chair and Dina Clark as Vice Chair.
Pittsburgh Foundation President and CEO Lisa Schroeder weighs in.
Pittsburgh Business Times
As protests erupted worldwide in May after George Floyd’s death in the custody of Minneapolis police officers, the PPG Foundation moved swiftly to donate to organizations that address racial inequities.
Just over 10,000 local high school graduates have received the Pittsburgh Promise scholarship, a milestone that the organization touts as a sign of success in keeping young people in the region. The scholarship fund picks up the tuition, fees, and room and board bills, up to $5,000 per year after all other scholarships and grants have been exhausted, for eligible Pittsburgh Public Schools graduates who attend college or trade school in Pennsylvania.