Standing Our Ground for Justice
In “Standing Our Ground for Justice,” The Heinz Endowments calls for justice in the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, and an end to systemic racism and the harm it has caused black people and other individuals of color on multiple levels – enough is enough.
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2020 Investing in Professional Artists grantees announced
Investing in Professional Artists - a joint grantmaking program of The Heinz Endowments, The Pittsburgh Foundation and Opportunity Fund - supports creative development, career advancement & increased visibility of working artists. The 2020 IPA grantees include literary, visual and performance artists, as well as funding for programs that support artists affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: The Wrong Side of History
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s efforts to silence the voices of its own staff — beginning with two black journalists who were barred from covering Black Lives Matter protests or related stories — are an outrage. At a time when we need good local news coverage and the perspectives of black journalists the most, the Post-Gazette is on the wrong side of history.
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