The Buhl Foundation prides itself on being a meaningful part of the Pittsburgh region. The grants highlighted below are representative of our partnerships with the community. A full listing of our recent grants may be found under Recent Recipients.
A Part of our Community
Recent Buhl grants in excess of: $400,000
Dream. Discover. Design. That is the goal of the Pittsburgh Science and Technology Academy, a new Pittsburgh Public High School (grades 6-12) where students can develop the necessary skills for a career in the sciences. Read More
Buhl grants: In excess of $9,000,000 since 1939
In 1939, the Foundation built and opened the Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science on Pittsburgh's North Side. That Buhl legacy now continues inside the Carnegie Science Center with the Buhl Digital Dome, a high-definition projection system that combines science, entertainment and technology. Read More
Buhl grants in excess of: $1,500,000
An architectural gem on Pittsburgh's North Side, the Children's Museum is the first LEED certified “green” Children's Museum constructed in the country. The Children's Museum houses a variety of fun and educational children and family activities that draw nearly 200,000 visitors a year. Read More