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Foundation funds will help PA 2020 Census efforts

Story by Kate Giammarise/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Sep 04, 2019 Photo by Michelle R. Smith/Associated Press  The William Penn Foundation has awarded $1 million toward 2020 Census outreach efforts in Pennsylvania. The money is to help the Keystone Counts coalition, a nonpartisan group of organizations working across the state, to ensure a complete count in next year’s […]

A meal and conversation: South Hills ‘table talk’ leads to mini-grants to tackle big issues

RICH LORD, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette- April 19, 2019   They say that talk is cheap, but Mary Phan-Gruber is trying to turn a bunch of conversations that happened six months ago into some spending — plus more talk. Ms. Phan-Gruber, executive director of the Jefferson Regional Foundation, is the force behind October’s Around the Table South effort, which […]