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Grants Approved at September 22, 2014 Board Meeting

Grantee Amount Description Date Fund
Carnegie Science Center $75,000

To help celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Buhl Planetarium.

9/22/14 Buhl
Allegheny Conference on Community Development $60,000

To support the Agenda Development Fund designed to advance the economic prosperity of Western Pennsylvania.

9/22/14 Buhl
Vibrant Pittsburgh $35,000

To continue Buhl's support of a broad-based community collaborative to increase diversity in Western Pennsylvania.

9/22/14 Buhl
The Forbes Funds and Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership $25,000

To provide support for advocacy on issues impacting the nonprofit community.

9/22/14 Buhl
The National Aviary Pittsburgh $25,000

To build capacity along with the opportunity to raise new revenue in this Northside-based regional amenity.

9/22/14 Buhl
University of Pittsburgh, Institute of Politics $20,000

To support the Institute of Politics' work to improve regional planning efforts while addressing complex problems.

9/22/14 Buhl
Leadership Pittsburgh $14,000

To support leadership development in young Pittsburghers while attracting attention to an underappreciated Northside neighborhood.

9/22/14 Buhl
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust $12,500

To support Festival activities undertaken by the Cultural Trust to make Pittsburgh a more vibrant and family-friendly community.

9/22/14 Buhl
Kiva City Pittsburgh / The New Sun Rising $5,000

To provide seed funds for a new micro-loan project in Pittsburgh to encourage entrepreneurial activity, especially among disadvantaged populations.

9/22/14 Buhl
City of Asylum $2,500

To support outreach activities for the new Literary Center on Pittsburgh's Northside which will serve as a community revitalization anchor.

9/22/14 Buhl
Urban Innovation21 $2,500

To support the development of young local leaders by encouraging attendance as delegates to the One Young World Conference.

9/22/14 Buhl
The Pittsburgh Foundation $2,000

To continue participation in a funders coalition to study and implement actions to improve neighborhood community development efforts.

9/22/14 Buhl
Carnegie Mellon University $81,708

To provide school students on the Northside with a voice in developing a community-wide vision and implementation plan.

9/22/14 Frick
The Frick Art and Historical Center $50,000

To support an important Buhl historical partner as it seeks to expand educational capacity and outreach for the region.

9/22/14 Frick
Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania $50,000

For two-year support of educational programming that complements exhibits focusing on the history of Western Pennsylvania.

9/22/14 Frick
Attack Theatre $35,000

For a challenge grant to support an interactive and immersive Northside-based artistic process with school students as a catalyst for community youth connections.

9/22/14 Frick
Higher Achievement Pittsburgh $10,000

To provide support for an innovative afterschool program with a proven track record of raising the academic proficiency of middle school students in underserved communities.

9/22/14 Frick
MGR Foundation $10,000

To support Northside-based school activities that increase healthy outcomes for youth in at-risk neighborhoods.

9/22/14 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $10,000

To support matinees for public schools serving economically disadvantaged students.

9/22/14 Frick
Society for Science & the Public $10,000

To support the Public Education Outreach Day to help enable thousands of local school children and teachers to attend the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), the premier global pre-college science competition.

9/22/14 Frick
Silk Screen $5,000

To support educational programming that can be a model for cultural awareness and diversity sensitivity in area schools.

9/22/14 Frick
Allegheny Historic Preservation Society $2,000

To support a Northside-based, youth involved, musical outreach in the historic Calvary United Methodist Church.

9/22/14 McCreery

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