- A loan of $10,000 helps Sherry us to move out of a shared commercial kitchen and into GOODLife Ju...
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- A loan of $5,000 helps Yebom launch and package the B4C shirts and create social media platforms ...
- A loan of $5,000 helps Hugo get kitchen equipment and hire more folks.
- A loan of $5,000 helps Juliette purchase software to create digital landscape designs and launch ...
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PNC Foundation and the PNC Charitable Trusts:
Funding was provided by PNC Foundation and the PNC Charitable Trusts. The PNC Foundation, which receives its principal funding from The PNC Financial Services Group (www.pnc.com), actively supports organizations that provide services for the benefit of communities in which it has a significant presence. The foundation focuses its philanthropic mission on early childhood education and community and economics I development, which includes the arts and culture. PNC Charitable Trusts awards grants to worthy nonprofit organizations from charitable trusts for which PNC has fiduciary and grant making responsibility.
Richard King Mellon Foundation
The Richard King Mellon Foundation supported the launch of Kiva CIty Pittsburgh. For more information, please visit the foundation site>
Henry L. Hillman Foundation Opportunity Fund
The Opportunity Fund of the Henry L. Hillman Foundation invests in promising early-stage non-profit initiatives that address critical community needs and create opportunities through leveraging the unique strengths of the Pittsburgh region. The Opportunity Fund supports proposals that have the potential for broad regional impact, foster collaboration among multiple community partners, use proven best practices or create new standards, and accelerate innovation. Fund priority is given to projects that seek to confront complex regional issues and use creative, and perhaps unexpected, problem-solving strategies.
The Evan and Tracy Segal Family Foundation
The Evan and Tracy Segal Family Foundation supports numerous civic and community organizations based on their belief in the importance of giving back in the spirit of tikkun olam (humanity's shared responsibility to heal, repair and transform the world). The Foundation makes charitable donations to selected non-profit organizations in the following categories: Social Justice, Global Relief, Medical Research, Animal Welfare, Veterans, the Environment, Economic Development, and Social Entrepreneurship.
Kiva Trustees are technical assistance providers, community organizations, and individuals committed to supporting social good and job growth through entrepreneurship. With their help, small business owners can access 0% interest crowdfunded loans through Kiva. In Pittsburgh, our trustees include (sorted by descending endorsements):
52nd Street Market (2 loans endorsed)
Aaron S. Aldrich (2)
Allegheny County Economic Development (1)
Allegheny River Towns Enterprise Zone (1)
Art Resource Teaching Society Inc. (2)
Barry E. Johnston (1)
Bloomfield Garfield Corporation (1)
BullDawgs Pgh (2)
Christian Evangelistic Economic Development (13)
Dianne Miller (1)
Divine Intervention Ministries (1)
DJ Smulick (1)
Economic Development South (1)
F. Dok Harris (1)
Growth Through Energy Community Health (GTECH) Strategies (1)
Hazelwood Initiative (1)
Hill CDC (1)
Idea Foundary (1)
Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence (3)
Joyce Opfermann (1)
Kit Needham (1)
Lawrenceville Corporation (2)
Leona's Ice Cream Sandwiches (1)
Lydiah's Coffee House (1)
Maria Graziani (1)
McKees Rocks Community Development Corporation (1)
Mount Washington Community Development Corporation (1)
Nina Barbuto (1)
Olive & Marlowe (1)
Operation Better Block (4)
Patrick Miller (1)
Pittsburgh East Rotary Club (1)
Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (1)
Pittsburgh Public Market (11)
Regina Johnson (1)
Rose Glinski (1)
Schifino Design (1)
Shadyside Nursery (2)
Style & Steel (1)
Sustainable Connellsville (1)
Tara Rockacy (2)
The Beauty Shoppe (2)
The Motherhood Inc (1)
Thrill Mill, Inc. (1)
Tonya Edmonds (1)
Urban Innovation21 (13)
Vernard Alexander Enterprises (14)
Wilkinsburg Community Development Corporation (2)
Work Hard Pittsburgh (2)
To learn more about Kiva City Pittsburgh, or explore becoming a borrower or trustee, please contact Emily Keebler (Kiva City Pittsburgh Lead) at email@example.com