Grant Winners in the News

Young Black Pittsburgh — a book, and a youth movement from CEO Brian Burley (New Pittsburgh Courier)

TEDx Youth Blue Slide Park
Listen Up: TEDx amplifies youth voices (Post-Gazette)

Global Minds
A 15-Year Old Started a Program to Build Friendships with Immigrant and Refugee Students at School (Teen Vogue)

Allderdice student’s effort bridges the gulf of cultural tolerance (Post-Gazette)

Traveling Accessible Playground
On the go: traveling accessible playground locker (Post-Gazette)

Ice Cream Boat
Ice cream boat gets a cool grad to launch (Post-Gazette)

Pittsburgh nonprofits deliver dignity in brown paper bags to homeless women (Post-Gazette)

Pittsburgh’s Smallest Jazz Club
Downtown Bus Shelter Becoming Known As Pittsburgh’s Smallest Jazz Club (CBS)

This Swingin’ Bus Stop Is ‘Pittsburgh’s Smallest Jazz Club’ (The Atlantic – CityLab)

This Store Charges Women Less Than Men To Make Up For The Wage Gap (Buzzfeed)

Pop-Up Shop Will Charge Women Less To Reflect State’s Wage Gap (Huffington Post)

This Store Offers All Women A 24% Discount, Because It’s Only Fair (Fast Company)

Diverse Mothering Initiative (Pittsburgh Brown Mamas)
Micro grants start to make big improvement in Pittsburgh neighborhoods (Tribune-Review)

GLAD Bags for Foster Children
Changing the foster kid experience, one bag at a time (Pop City)

‘Awesome’ zipline from Mt. Washington to North Shore proposed (Tribune-Review)

Mt. Washington To North Shore Zip Line Proposal Awarded Grant (CBS)