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Three woman having lunch on a sunny day at the outside tables on Penn Avenue. Three woman having lunch on a sunny day at the outside tables on Penn Avenue. Lunchtime on Penn Avenue. Photo by John Altdorfer
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Creative Development Awards fund colorful slate of projects by Pittsburgh-based artists

The Heinz Endowments grants recognize 15 professional artists inspired by their neighborhoods, international backgrounds and popular culture.

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Chris DeCardy Named President of The Heinz Endowments

Former senior executive with major U.S. foundations appointed after national search.

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Advancing Black Arts in Pittsburgh grants $1.61 million to 49 awardees

Program supported by two local foundations and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott.

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New Heinz Endowments grants aid efforts to narrow region’s food security gap

Fresh funding for urban gardening, implementation of Greater Pittsburgh Food Action Plan increases food access commitment to $1.75 million over the past year.

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Pittsburgh's Cultural Treasures initiative enters second phase

Pittsburgh’s Cultural Treasures, a shared initiative of The Heinz Endowments, the Ford Foundation and the POISE Foundation, has begun a $3.2 million second phase that will be administered by the Program to Aid Citizen ...

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A generational opportunity for leapfrog growth and global economic leadership in Pittsburgh

Global real estate developer and owner of Rockefeller Center in New York City and Mission Rock in San Francisco to lead transformation of 178-acre former urban brownfield into a neighborhood centered on innovation, sustainability and


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