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Your search returned the following 231 grants:

Grantee Amount Description Date Fund
A+ Schools $50,000

To provide parents and students with resources and opportunities to become involved in school improvement efforts, over two years. 

9/14/16 Frick
Moving the Lives of Kids (MLK) Arts Center $15,000

For three-year support for mural projects that build community spirit and skills in young people on Pittsburgh's Northside.

6/15/16 Frick
New Hazlett Center for the Performing Arts $10,000

For two-year support for this Northside cultural institution as it expands its educational outreach to public school students.

6/15/16 Frick
Allegheny College $30,000

Three-year grant to support Creek Connections, a creative partnership between Allegheny College and area high schools to advance hands-on, inquiry-based natural science education.

4/20/16 Frick
Higher Achievement Pittsburgh $30,000

To provide support for an innovative afterschool program with a proven track record of raising the academic proficiency of underserved middle school students.

4/20/16 Frick
The Mattress Factory $30,000

To connect middle school students on the Northside with educational programs grounded in the Mattress Factory to increase formal and informal learning opportunities.

4/20/16 Frick
Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania $50,000

For two-year support of expansion of school-based mentoring on the Northside of Pittsburgh and beyond.

12/11/15 Frick
Allies for Children $25,000

To support an initiative that values crossing guards and trains them as mentors for young people as a collaborative strategy to improve public schools.

12/11/15 Frick
Saturday Light Brigade $45,000

Three-year grant to continue Saturday Light Brigade's partnership with Northside schools to use radio and audio programs to develop communication skills in young people.

9/11/15 Frick
Carnegie Science Center $45,000

Three-year grant to support programs for students in grades 5-12 including SciTech Days, Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair, Future City Competition and National Engineers Week.

9/11/15 Frick
Artists Image Resource $30,000

Three-year grant to support this Northside-based, artist run nonprofit printmaking studio to further a dynamic learning environment for middle and high school students.

9/11/15 Frick
Attack Theatre $30,000

Three-year grant to develop a residency program on Pittsburgh's Northside that integrates dance into creative thinking and lesson planning.

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $30,000

Three-year grant to support arts education curriculum materials and training for area teachers as part of the student matinee series

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $30,000

Three-year grant to support matinees for public schools serving economically disadvantaged students.

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera $30,000

Three-year grant to support the Opera's K-12 education programs which include a rigorous year-long workshop for teachers.

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $30,000

Three-year grant to enable underserved public school students to attend the "Open Stage" productions with the goal of improving critical thinking and discussion skills.

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony Society $30,000

Three-year grant to support the education outreach of the Schooltime program for teachers and students for performance years 2016 through 2018.

9/11/15 Frick
Quantum Theatre $30,000

Three-year grant to support an educational theater program for teachers and students in economically disadvantaged public schools.

9/11/15 Frick
River City Brass $30,000

Three-year grant to support a collaboration with Pittsburgh Public Schools to provide instrumental and musical enrichment programs for PPS students.

9/11/15 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $30,000

Three-year grant to support educational plays and related materials on bullying and drug and alcohol abuse prevention presented to Pittsburgh Public School students.

9/11/15 Frick
Squonk Opera $30,000

Three-year grant to support STEAM outreach and other educational activities for public school students to enhance creativity and music appreciation.

9/11/15 Frick
Advancing Academics $30,000

Three-year grant to improve economic opportunities for low income, high achieving students by enabling them to successfully pursue higher education.

9/11/15 Frick
The Education Partnership $30,000

Three-year grant to support The Education Partnership in its efforts to provide free resources for teachers and their students in at-risk neighborhoods.

9/11/15 Frick
Prime Stage Theater $18,000

Three-year grant for support of a literacy enhancement program through drama education in middle and high schools.

9/11/15 Frick
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh $15,000

Three-year grant to provide public school students in Allegheny County the opportunity to work side-by-side with professional artists while learning about the challenges and rewards of a career in the visual arts.

9/11/15 Frick
Bricolage Production Company $15,000

Three-year grant for support for outreach to area schools through creative radio play for middle school students.

9/11/15 Frick
City Theatre Company $15,000

Three-year grant to support City Theatre's Young Playwright's Program in Pittsburgh Public Schools.

9/11/15 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $15,000

Three-year grant to improve the teaching and learning of music in urban school districts.

9/11/15 Frick
Frick Art and Historical Center $15,000

Three-year grant to support teacher workshops providing new ways to integrate art, history and science into the K-12 curriculum.

9/11/15 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $15,000

Three-year grant for support of educational outreach and production of artistic works for students in underserved communities.

9/11/15 Frick
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre $15,000

Three year grant to support outreach to underserved public schools in the region with the goal of increasing student connection to classical literature through theater.

9/11/15 Frick
Silk Screen $15,000

Three-year grant to support educational programming that can be a model for cultural awareness and diversity sensitivity in area schools.

9/11/15 Frick
Global Solutions Pittsburgh $15,000

Three-year grant to support student outreach programs in Western Pennsylvania with an intent to expand service and global awareness.

9/11/15 Frick
The Pittsburgh Chess Club $15,000

Three-year grant for chess activities to improve critical thinking for the Pittsburgh Public School students.

9/11/15 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $15,000

Three-year grant to support the Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues in order to advance international awareness.

9/11/15 Frick
JFilm: The Pittsburgh Jewish Film Forum $6,000

Three-year grant to support "Teen Screen", a program presenting films that encourage cultural diversity and tolerance to middle and high school students.

9/11/15 Frick
City Theatre Company, Inc. $5,000

To support City Theatre's Young Playwright's Program in public schools in Western Pennsylvania.

4/15/15 Frick
Moving the Lives of Kids Arts Center $5,000

To support mural projects that build community spirit and skills in young people on Pittsburgh's Northside.

4/15/15 Frick
National Aviary Pittsburgh $40,000

To connect each second-grade student in public schools on the Northside with educational programs grounded in the Aviary to increase formal and informal learning opportunites.

2/11/15 Frick
Children's Museum of Pittsburgh $40,000

To connect every first-grade student in public schools on the Northside with educational programs grounded in the Children's Museum to increase formal and informal learning opportunities.

2/11/15 Frick
Global Solutions Pittsburgh $5,000

To support the "Learn Locally-Think Globally" high school teacher training workshops and student outreach programs in Western Pennsylvania.

2/11/15 Frick
Saturday Light Brigade $15,000

To continue the partnership with Northside schools to use radio and audio programs to develop communication skills in young people.

12/12/14 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $81,708

To provide school students on the Northside with a voice in developing a community-wide vision and implementation plan.

9/22/14 Frick
The Frick Art and Historical Center $50,000

To support an important Buhl historical partner as it seeks to expand educational capacity and outreach for the region.

9/22/14 Frick
Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania $50,000

For two-year support of educational programming that complements exhibits focusing on the history of Western Pennsylvania.

9/22/14 Frick
Attack Theatre $35,000

For a challenge grant to support an interactive and immersive Northside-based artistic process with school students as a catalyst for community youth connections.

9/22/14 Frick
Higher Achievement Pittsburgh $10,000

To provide support for an innovative afterschool program with a proven track record of raising the academic proficiency of middle school students in underserved communities.

9/22/14 Frick
MGR Foundation $10,000

To support Northside-based school activities that increase healthy outcomes for youth in at-risk neighborhoods.

9/22/14 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $10,000

To support matinees for public schools serving economically disadvantaged students.

9/22/14 Frick
Society for Science & the Public $10,000

To support the Public Education Outreach Day to help enable thousands of local school children and teachers to attend the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), the premier global pre-college science competition.

9/22/14 Frick
Silk Screen $5,000

To support educational programming that can be a model for cultural awareness and diversity sensitivity in area schools.

9/22/14 Frick
Duquesne University, School of Education $25,000

To support STEM education for urban youth through an innovative life sciences laboratory program.

2/12/14 Frick
International Dyslexia Association, Pennsylvania Branch $1,500

To support a professional training conference for teachers and parents of children with dyslexia.

2/12/14 Frick
A+ Schools $50,000

Two-year support to continue School Works, an action-research-engagement model that seeks to identify and remedy issues within the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

9/6/13 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony Society $20,000

Two-year support for the education outreach of the Schooltime program for performance years 2013-2014 and 2014-2015.

9/6/13 Frick
University of Pittsburgh, School of Education $20,000

Three-year funding for The Forum for Western Pennsylvania School Superintendents to improve educational support systems.

9/6/13 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera, Inc. $16,000

Two-year support for K-12 education programs which include a rigorous year-long workshop for teachers.

9/6/13 Frick
Artists Image Resource $15,000

To build capacity in this Northside-based, artist run nonprofit printmaking studio to create a dynamic learning environment for high school students and youth.

6/28/13 Frick
Silk Screen $5,000

To support educational programming that can be a model for cultural awareness and diversity sensitivity in area schools.

6/28/13 Frick
Toonseum $5,000

To support educational outreach to area schools that combines the art and history of cartooning with literacy and creative thinking.

6/28/13 Frick
Conservation Consultants, Inc. $12,000

To support a STEM-based education outreach program for Northside young people.

4/24/13 Frick
Moving the Lives of Kids Arts Center $10,000

To support mural projects that build community spirit and skills in young people on Pittsburgh's Northside, over two years.

4/24/13 Frick
Upper St. Clair School District $10,000

To support underserved school districts in Allegheny and Washington counties by enabling teachers and students to attend a summer STEM Workshop Series in collaboration with the Carnegie Science Center

2/27/13 Frick
River City Brass Band $20,000

To support a collaboration with Pittsburgh Public Schools to provide instrumental and musical enrichment programs for young people, over two years.

12/14/12 Frick
ASSET $60,000

To support research-based teacher training in elementary school classrooms with lower socio-economic profiles in Western Pennsylvania, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $45,000

To support STEM programs for students in grades 5-12 including SciTech Days, Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair, Future City Competition and National Engineers Week, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University/Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center $45,000

For a "flipped classroom" and teacher training program to advance computational skills within targeted Pittsburgh Public Schools, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Quantum Theatre $30,000

To support an educational theater program in economically disadvantaged public schools, over three years.

 

9/7/12 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $30,000

To support educational plays and related materials on bullying and drug and alcohol abuse prevention presented to Pittsburgh Public School students, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Squonk Opera $25,000

To support The GO Roadshow and other educational activities for public school students in order to enhance creativity and music appreciation, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $22,500

To support arts education curriculum materials and training for area teachers as part of the student matinee series, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Attack Theatre $20,000

To develop a pilot program with Pittsburgh Public Schools that integrates technology and dance into project-based learning opportunities, over two years.

9/7/12 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $15,000

To support a pilot program to teach young girls in two Pittsburgh Public Schools the value and skills of negotiation through research-based training entitled "PROGRESS."

9/7/12 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $15,000

To improve the teaching and learning of music in urban school districts, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Frick Art and Historical Center $15,000

To support teacher workshops providing new ways to integrate art, history and science into the K-12 curriculum, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $15,000

For support of educational outreach and matinees for the production of artistic works for students in underserved communities, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Chess Club $15,000

For chess activities to advance critical thinking, logic and concentration skills for students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre $15,000

To support outreach to underserved public schools in the region with the goal of increasing student connection to classical literature through theatre, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $15,000

To enable public school students to attend the "Open Stage" productions with the goal of improving critical thinking and discussion skills, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Prime Stage $15,000

To improve literacy skills in area middle and high school students through use of theatre based learning strategies, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Theatre Arts $15,000

To support teacher workshops, residencies and public school performances to improve students' awareness and critical thinking regarding important social topics, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $15,000

To support the Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
City Theatre Company, Inc. $10,000

To advance literacy and writing skills through the Playwright's Program in Wilkinsburg and Pittsburgh Public Schools, over two years.

9/7/12 Frick
World Federalist Association of Pittsburgh d/b/a Global Solutions Education Fund $10,000

To support the "Learn Locally-Think Globally" high school teacher training workshops and student outreach programs in Western Pennsylvania, over two years.

9/7/12 Frick
Bricolage $9,000

To support outreach to area elementary students through creative radio play for children age 6 to 12, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh $6,000

To support "Teen Screen," a program presenting films, that encourage diversity and tolerance, to public middle and high school students, over three years.

9/7/12 Frick
Society for Contemporary Craft $16,000

Three year support for Studio Enrichment for Educators (SEED), a program to enable teachers of any content area to explore various craft media for integration into classroom instruction.

6/13/12 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $15,000

To support programs for students in grades 5-12 including SciTech Days, Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair, Future City Competition and National Engineers Week.

6/13/12 Frick
Upper St. Clair School District $5,000

To support its program for underserved school districts in Allegheny and Washington Counties and enable teachers from these districts to attend a summer STEM Professional Development/Student Workshop Series in collaboration with Carnegie Science Center.

6/13/12 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $5,000

To support the Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues.

6/13/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $45,000

To support matinees for public schools serving economically disadvantaged students and for a special one-time challenge grant of $5,000 to be matched by the board, over three years.

4/18/12 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center $20,000

For a teacher training program entitled "Computation and Science for Teachers" (CAST), to improve the use of modeling and computation to prepare students with real world problem solving strategies.

4/18/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera $16,000

To support K-12 education programs which include a rigorous year-long workshop for teachers, over two years.

4/18/12 Frick
Gateway to the Arts $10,000

To support a strategic planning process to assess the current role of Gateway to the Arts in the community and set a course for the future.

4/18/12 Frick
Attack Theatre $15,000

To support an interactive matinee of Traveling, a live dance and music experience, for North Side Pittsburgh Public School students in 3rd to 5th grades.

2/21/12 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $7,500

To support arts education curriculum and training for area teachers and the student matinee series for the 2012-2013 season.

2/21/12 Frick
City Theatre Company $5,000

To support the expansion of City Theatre's "Playwright's Program" to Arsenal Middle School and other Pittsburgh Public Schools.

2/21/12 Frick
Bricolage $3,600

Support for high school students to see the play Dutchman and participate in the educational program "Walk the Talk" in partnership with the August Wilson Center for African American Culture.

2/21/12 Frick
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh $2,000

To support "Teen Screen," a program presenting films encouraging cultural diversity and tolerance to public middle and high school students.

2/21/12 Frick
International Dyslexia Association/Western Pennsylvania Group $1,500

To support a professional training conference for teachers and parents of children with dyslexia.

2/21/12 Frick
Quantum Theatre $10,000

To support an educational theater program in economically disadvantaged public schools

12/16/11 Frick
Mount Pleasant Area School District $4,739

To support technology innovations to motivate students to read by piloting new technologies and library tools for special needs students in a rural economically challenged district

12/16/11 Frick
Squonk Opera $15,000

To support The Go Roadshow educational activities for Pittsburgh Public School students attending the 2012 “Summer Dreamers Literacy Academy” and school year classes to enhance creativity and music appreciation.

11/1/11 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $10,000

For support of educational outreach and matinees for the production of Bizet’s Carmen which will benefit Pittsburgh Public School students.

11/1/11 Frick
River City Brass $10,000

To support “Bridge the Gap 2011: Collaboration Between River City Brass and Pittsburgh Public Schools” to provide an instrumental and vocal enrichment program to PPS students.

 

11/1/11 Frick
Society for Science and the Public $10,000

To support the Public Education Outreach Day to enable thousands of local school children and teachers to attend the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), the premier global pre-college science competition.

11/1/11 Frick
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Theatre Arts $8,000

To support matinees of two science-focused productions for students in economically disadvantaged communities: Darwin and the Kid and Lessons from Birds.

11/1/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony Society $20,000

For two-year support of teacher materials for the Schooltime and TinyTots programs in program years 2011-2012 and 2012-2013.

9/21/11 Frick
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh $15,000

For “Taking a Closer Look,” an outreach program for middle school children of the Pittsburgh Public Schools who will learn about artists in the region whose work is displayed in their schools.

9/21/11 Frick
Prime Stage $12,000

To support technology enhancements for the theater production of “A Wrinkle in Time” in order to help engage students more effectively in the literary and theatrical experience.

9/21/11 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $10,000

To support educational plays and related materials on bullying and drug and alcohol abuse prevention presented to Pittsburgh Public School elementary students.

9/21/11 Frick
Frick Art and Historical Center $5,000

To support teacher workshops providing new ways to integrate art, history and science into the K-12 curriculum.

9/21/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Chess Club $5,000

For chess activities in the Pittsburgh Public Schools as a methodology to develop critical thinking.

9/21/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $5,000

To enable underserved public school students to attend the “Open Stage” productions with the goal of improving critical thinking and discussion skills

9/21/11 Frick
World Federalist Association of Pittsburgh d/b/a Global Solutions Education Fund $5,000

To support the “Learn Locally-Think Globally” high school teacher training workshops in Western Pennsylvania.

9/21/11 Frick
Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra $3,000

To support the Visiting Artists Program in Westmoreland County public schools.

9/21/11 Frick
The Consortium for Public Education $25,000

To support the design and pilot of “My Action Plan for Success” (MAPS), a process to help teachers motivate and coach middle school students in creating a personalized map to achievement in and out of school

6/15/11 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University/Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center $18,000

For a pilot program entitled “Computation and Science for Teachers” (CAST), to improve the use of modeling and computation to prepare students with real world problem solving strategies

6/15/11 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University/School of Music $5,000

To improve teaching and learning of music in school districts with high poverty rates

6/15/11 Frick
World Affairs Council $5,000

To support the Summer Institute for teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues

6/15/11 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $20,000

To support programs which enhance appreciation by students and teachers of science regarding technological innovations in our region

4/13/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy $5,240

To expand the partnership with public schools and underserved communities near Frick Park by engaging teachers and parents in sessions to design the Environmental Center’s education outreach efforts

4/13/11 Frick
Pennsylvania Humanities Council $5,000

To pilot strategies to engage local teachers and students in the Humanities on the Road production of “Steel Towns, Coalfields & the Unbroken Circle”

4/13/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre $5,000

To support outreach to underserved public schools in the region with the goal of increasing student connection to classical literature through theater

4/13/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera Inc. $5,000

To support the K-12 education programs which include a rigorous year-long workshop for teachers

4/13/11 Frick
Attack Theatre $10,000

To support a pilot project where teaching artists of Attack Theatre and Pace School faculty collaborate to create a movement curriculum that integrates with core curricular objectives for children with complex social and emotional challenges that will be replicated in other special education environments.

2/16/11 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $5,000

To enable underserved public school students to attend the productions Circle Mirror Transformation and Superior Donuts with the goal of improving critical thinking and discussion skills.

2/16/11 Frick
Gateway to the Arts $4,500

For support of professional development for over 140 arts teachers in the Pittsburgh Public Schools in partnership with teaching artists from Gateway to the Arts.

2/16/11 Frick
Keystone Oaks School District/Project Succeed $3,000

To enhance the career fair and the differentiated math instruction with the addition of new computer-based software that will help area students who have dropped out of school earn a diploma from their home district.

2/16/11 Frick
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh $1,500

To support free screenings of films for public high school students with the goal of promoting dialogue and cultural understanding.

2/16/11 Frick
Duquesne University, School of Education $15,000

To provide start-up support for a program of professional development for secondary science teachers that will improve inquiry-based pedagogy and content knowledge.

12/10/10 Frick
Autumn House Press $10,000

To support a teacher training process involving a year-long collaboration between professionals in the writing field and K-12 teachers to design a curriculum for poetry writing.

12/10/10 Frick
Quantum Theatre $10,000

To support an educational theater program in economically disadvantaged public schools.

12/10/10 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $5,000

For support of educational outreach and matinees for the production of a Gospel opera entitled The Gospel of Colonus which will benefit Pittsburgh Public School students.

12/10/10 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $5,000

To support arts education curriculum materials for area teachers and students for 2010-2011.

12/10/10 Frick
Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh $2,500

For environmental education materials for public school students who attend the American Jewish Museum’s exhibit Too Shallow for Diving: the 21st Century is Treading Water.

12/10/10 Frick
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh $2,500

To create and distribute a DVD of Holocaust survivors/liberator testimonies for classroom use in regional public schools.

12/10/10 Frick
Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children (PAEYC) $25,000

To fund the development of a business plan to guide PAEYC as it expands to offer high quality early literacy professional development for the child care and education community in Southwestern Pennsylvania ($15,000 from the Frick Fund and $10,000 from the Buhl Fund).

10/22/10 Frick
Kelly Strayhorn Theater/Community Theater Project Corporation $10,000

For the matinee series entitled artsSEEDS whereby Pittsburgh Public School students attend performances by contemporary and young artists while teachers are provided classroom activities that enrich the experience.

10/22/10 Frick
Dance Alloy Theater $10,000

To support residencies, mentoring relationships and performances for students in five Pittsburgh Public Schools.

10/22/10 Frick
Mercy Behavioral Health/Mercy Life Center Corporation $10,000

For one-time support for the Dancing Classrooms program where fifth grade classes in the Pittsburgh Public Schools learn positive social awareness, confidence and self-esteem while learning to dance.

10/22/10 Frick
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Theatre Arts $10,000

To support Shakespeare-in-the-Schools matinees of two science-focused productions for students in economically disadvantaged communities: Darwin and the Kid and Lessons from the Birds.

10/22/10 Frick
Young Men & Women’s African Heritage Association $3,000

For Pittsburgh Public School students to attend an art exhibit of quilts and for related educational activities created by the Nia Cultural Arts and Education of YMWAHA in the North Side.

10/22/10 Frick
University of Pittsburgh $20,000

For three-year support of the Forum for Western Pennsylvania School Superintendents.

9/10/10 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $15,000

To support matinees for public schools serving disadvantaged students.

 

9/10/10 Frick
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh $10,000

For continuation of an education program called “Taking a Closer Look” for middle school children of the Pittsburgh Public Schools who will learn about regional artists and the artwork displayed in their schools.

9/10/10 Frick
Squonk Opera $10,000

To support educational activities for Pittsburgh Public School students in grades four to eight attending the show Mayhem and Majesty at the New Hazlett Theater on the North Side.

9/10/10 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $10,000

To support educational plays and related materials on bullying and drug and alcohol abuse prevention presented to Pittsburgh Public School elementary students.

9/10/10 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $5,000

To support the Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues.

9/10/10 Frick
The Pittsburgh Chess Club $5,000

For chess activities in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

9/10/10 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $3,000

To support efforts to align Science Center materials and in-class experiences with PSSA standards used by secondary teachers in preparation for class visits.

9/10/10 Frick
Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra $3,000

To support the Visiting Artists Program in public schools in Westmoreland County.

9/10/10 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $7,480

For continued support for the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center to design and implement a multidisciplinary bioinformatics course for local high school teachers including curriculum and lessons aligned with PA standards.

6/16/10 Frick
California University of Pennsylvania $5,000

In partnership with university professors and student teachers, to support math and science education programs in four schools in Fayette and Washington counties to benefit at-risk students in third, fourth and fifth grades.

6/16/10 Frick
Frick Art & Historical Center $5,000

To support teacher workshops providing new ways to integrate art, history and science into the K-12 curriculum.

6/16/10 Frick
Duquesne University, School of Education $5,000

To support the "Courageous Leaders Retreat" for 200 educators emphasizing methods to build supportive and effective learning environments in schools.  Among the attendees will be Pittsburgh Public Schools personnel in the Principals Emerging Leaders Academy (PELA) and others from the regional public schools.

4/21/10 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera $5,000

To support the Student Matinee performance of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro which ties into the teacher's participation in the Opera Academy, a rigorous year long workshop to help teacher's enhance their curriculum.

4/21/10 Frick
Bricolage Production Company $2,500

For high school students to see the play Speech & Debate and participate in the educational program "Walk the Talk" that involves forensic exercises to improve a student's ability to formulate ideas and speak in public.

4/21/10 Frick
Quantum Theatre $10,000

To support an educational theater program in four schools that will stimulate imagination in students.

2/12/10 Frick
United Jewish Federation of Pittsburgh $1,000

To support free screenings of films to public high schools with the goal of promoting dialogue and cultural understanding.

2/12/10 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Schools $100,000

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Henry C. Frick Educational Fund, two-year support for a mini-grant program that will empower and enhance Pittsburgh Public Schools teachers' ability to create innovations in teaching and learning.

12/11/09 Frick
Chatham University $25,000

Continued support of the Pittsburgh Teachers Institute which provides professional development for Pittsburgh Public School teachers wishing in-depth graduate level content knowledge for curriculum enhancements in their classrooms.

12/11/09 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $25,000

To support the SciTech Initiative's SciTech Days and the Regional Science and Engineering Fair to further enhance STEM education in the Pittsburgh region.

12/11/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera $17,400

To support 29 performances of Pioneers of Flight for all Pittsburgh Public School students in grades 6 through 8 and development of teaching materials.

12/11/09 Frick
Three Rivers Earth Force $6,000

To engage students at Sto-Rox High in an environmental action project that includes producing a radio segment on the Allegheny Front radio show.

12/11/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony Society $20,000

To support costs of teacher materials for the Schooltime and TinyTots programs for school year 2009-2010 and 2010-2011.

11/4/09 Frick
Leadership Pittsburgh $15,000

To support the TEDx Leadership Pittsburgh Prize for Teachers initiative and to foster creative ideas for effective classroom education.

11/4/09 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $15,000

For support of educational outreach and matinees for the production of Duke Ellington's Beggar's Holiday which will benefit Pittsburgh Public School students' appreciation of music of African American artists.

11/4/09 Frick
Prime Stage $12,165

To support technology improvements in the theater adaption of classic books that will help students build literacy skills and improve the theater experience.

11/4/09 Frick
Dance Alloy Theater $10,000

To support residencies, mentoring relationships and performances for students in five Pittsburgh Public Schools.

11/4/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre $10,000

To support education outreach to underserved public schools in the region with the goal of increasing students' connection to classical literature through theater.

11/4/09 Frick
PIttsburgh Public Theater $10,000

To enable 200 underserved students in public high schools to attend the production of Ella and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

11/4/09 Frick
Squonk Opera $10,000

To support education outreach that encourages creativity in public school students during the Squonk Opera artist residency at the Kelly-Stayhorn Theater.

11/4/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $8,000

For arts education curriculum materials for area teachers and their students for 2009-2010.

11/4/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Chess Club $5,000

For chess activities in the Pittsburgh Public Schools that engage students in analytical and strategy building skills.

11/4/09 Frick
Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra $3,000

To support the Visiting Artists Program to enhance student appreciation of classical music.

11/4/09 Frick
A+ Schools $25,000

To implement Schools Work, an action research and engagement model that will identify systemic factors that enable excellent teaching and overall school improvement in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

9/2/09 Frick
Associated Artists of Pittsburgh $10,000

For an education program called Taking a Closer Look that will reach out to middle school children of the Pittsburgh Public Schools who will learn about and appreciate the many artists in the region whose art work is displayed in their schools.

9/2/09 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $10,000

To support educational plays and related materials for Pittsburgh Public Elementary School children on drug and alcohol abuse prevention and a new play that enhances the Pittsburgh Public Schools Olweus Bullying Prevention Program.

9/2/09 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $8,500

To support a pilot program for a Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center multidisciplinary bioinformatics course for local high school teachers, including curriculum and lessons aligned with PA standards.

6/16/09 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $5,000

To support the Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues and professional development efforts for teachers interested in international affairs.

6/16/09 Frick
Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble $3,000

To support the design and implementation of a workshop for public school music teachers called "Focus on Music" in cooperation with the Arts Education Collaborative.

6/16/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $7,500

Funding to enable students in public high schools to attend matinee productions of The World Goes Round and A Moon for the Misbegotten including post show discussions as part of educational outreach.

3/10/09 Frick
Frick Art & Historical Center $5,000

To support teacher workshops providing ACT 48 credits addressing cross-disciplinary learning to assist teachers in integrating writing, history, art and science into lessons on Pittsburgh’s rich past.

3/10/09 Frick
United Jewish Federation $1,500

To support the Pittsburgh Jewish-Israeli Film Festival outreach to public high schools with the goal of promoting dialogue and cultural understanding.

3/10/09 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera $10,000

To support the Opera Academy’s efforts to help teachers to integrate arts in school curriculum while providing students from challenged communities the opportunity to attend matinees for the 2008-2009 season.

1/21/09 Frick
Quantum Theatre $10,000

To support an educational program in three public schools that stimulates imagination in students through an interactive workshop with Quantum artists culminating in attendance at a performance.

1/21/09 Frick
Opera Theater of Pittsburgh $15,000

For support of educational outreach for the production of Porgy and Bess in partnership with Pittsburgh Public School students, including participation in oral and photographic histories of African American culture and attendance at opera rehearsals in a neighborhood setting.

12/12/08 Frick
Carnegie Institute/Carnegie Science Center $35,000

To support the SciTech Initiative and its annual outreach to nearly 20,000 students and teachers by: developing new high school and middle school programs; launching an outreach initiative for underserved students; and creating special programming for the 70th year of the Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair.

10/20/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera $15,000

To support ten performances of Innovators at Pittsburgh Public Schools as part of the 9th Grade Nation curriculum and in celebration of Pittsburgh’s 250th anniversary while highlighting Pittsburgh’s science and robotics leadership.

10/20/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony Society $15,000

To support the cost of teacher materials for the Schooltime and TinyTots programs for the 2008-2009 program year that integrate music with other disciplines including science, technology, mathematics, language arts and social studies.

10/20/08 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University, School of Music $10,000

To improve appreciation of music for students in school districts such as Pittsburgh and Wilkinsburg Public Schools while providing workshops for teachers to enrich school curriculum.

10/20/08 Frick
Dance Alloy Theater $10,000

To support artistic residencies and artist performances for students in Pittsburgh Public Schools that incorporate goals of fitness and creative movement into classroom instruction.

10/20/08 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $10,000

To support educational plays and materials for the Pittsburgh Public Schools in 2008-2009 that address risky situations in which students might find themselves and how to cope.

10/20/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $8,000

To support arts education curriculum materials for area teachers and their students for 2008-2009 as part of an ongoing effort to integrate ballet into elementary and secondary school curriculums.

10/20/08 Frick
Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania $5,000

For support of the environmental education newsletter Seasonings for 2008–2009 as part of an effort to encourage greater interest in biological diversity.

10/20/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Chess Club $5,000

To support the 2008-2009 Chess for Pittsburgh Youth Program and its impact on young people’s skills in concentration, logical thinking and creativity.

10/20/08 Frick
Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra $3,000

For support of the Visiting Artists Program and its outreach to students in communities to the south and east of Allegheny County.

10/20/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Schools $360

For support of the Science and Technology Academy’s efforts to recognize community support and participation in design and development of this new Pittsburgh Public School.

10/20/08 Frick
The Consortium for Public Education $5,000

For strategic planning to reposition The Consortium regionally as an intermediary education organization that implements programs and convenes leadership around efforts to achieve academic success.

9/8/08 Frick
City Theatre Company, Inc. $5,000

To support City Theatre Young Playwrights and Teachers Institute outreach programs that encourage local middle and high school students – including districts serving youth in at-risk situations – to develop writing skills.

6/13/08 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $5,000

For support of the 2008 Summer Institute for Teachers: Teaching Contemporary Global Issues and professional development efforts for teachers interested in international affairs.

6/13/08 Frick
Pittsburgh International Children’s Theater $2,500

To support development of teacher guidebooks for the 22nd International Children’s Festival and to support attendance by students of disadvantaged schools.

4/30/08 Frick
United Jewish Federation of Pittsburgh $1,000

To support the Pittsburgh Jewish-Israeli Film Festival outreach to public high schools and its goal to promote dialogue and cultural understanding.

4/30/08 Frick
Prime Stage $6,000

To enable teens from disadvantaged neighborhoods to participate in projects that will enhance their understanding of The Outsiders and encourage the development of artistic and creative skills.

3/11/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $1,350

To provide additional support for underserved students in public high school science classes to attend the production of A Number while interacting with artists on a variety of themes including ethics, science and math.

3/11/08 Frick
Teacher Excellence Center $18,500

To support a workshop to highlight effective practices for improving achievement and as professional development for teachers in K-12 education at schools in low-income areas.

2/5/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Public Theater $10,000

To provide support for underserved students in public high school science classes to attend the production of A Number while interacting with artists on a variety of themes including ethics, science and math.

2/5/08 Frick
Carnegie Mellon University $7,000

To support the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center workshop for high school teachers that builds understanding of computational biology and bioinformatics and curriculum development in the areas of science and math.

2/5/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children $5,000

To support low-cost professional training and development for early childcare professionals on the importance of outdoors and healthy environment on overall well-being.

2/5/08 Frick
Pittsburgh Symphony $15,000

To support the cost of teacher materials for the Schooltime and TinyTots programs for the 2008 program year in recognition of its outreach to more than 2,500 teachers and second graders in public schools.

12/11/07 Frick
Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre $10,000

To support a language arts program at Schenley High School that enhances teacher skills and engages students in authentic writing experiences through theatrical exposure.

12/11/07 Frick
Pittsburgh Musical Theater $10,000

To support student matinees and educational programming and in recognition of its outreach efforts to low-income neighborhoods.

12/11/07 Frick
Pittsburgh Opera $10,000

To support the Opera Academy for teacher and student matinees during the 2007-2008 season in an effort to improve academic standards by integrating arts into the curriculum.

12/11/07 Frick
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre $8,000

To support arts education curriculum materials for area teachers and students to encourage integration of the arts into professional development and learning.

12/11/07 Frick
Dance Alloy Theatre $5,000

To support residencies, mentoring relationships and performances for students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools that incorporate goals of fitness and creative movement into classroom instruction.

12/11/07 Frick
Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania $2,000

For support of the 2008 Future City Competition and its goal to promote technological literacy and engineering to area middle school students.

12/11/07 Frick
Clairton Middle School $450

To provide bus transportation for students to attend Carnegie Science Center’s Middle School SciTech Day in support of math and science education for disadvantaged communities.

12/11/07 Frick
Carnegie Institute $50,000

To support the SciTech Initiative at Carnegie Science Center and its diverse programming in science for some 20,000 students, teachers and families while reaching out to girls, minorities and underserved youth.

10/9/07 Frick
The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania $40,000

For two-year support to develop structured mentoring initiatives in public schools in order to increase student achievement and career awareness.

10/9/07 Frick
Human Services Center Corporation $20,000

For two-year support of educational field trips for children in the Youth Life Program and Emerging Leaders Program coming from 37 economically distressed neighborhoods and 12 school districts.

10/9/07 Frick
Autumn House Press $10,000

To support the Poets-in-Person program and its outreach efforts to improve reading, writing, speaking and listening in school-age youth.

10/9/07 Frick
Quantum Theatre $10,000

To support an educational program in four public schools that stimulates imagination in students while incorporating standard curriculum mandates in interactive workshops with Quantum artists.

10/9/07 Frick
Saltworks Theatre Company $10,000

To underwrite educational plays and materials for the Pittsburgh Public Schools in 2007-2008 that address risky situations in which students might find themselves and how to cope.

10/9/07 Frick
Squonk Opera $10,000

To support the Astro-rama outreach in regional schools to inspire interest in astronomy and physical science.

10/9/07 Frick
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Theatre Arts $10,000

To support the production of Rachel Carson Saves the Day! for public school children to increase awareness of science and environmental responsibility.

10/9/07 Frick
A+ Schools $5,000

To support a Back to School Campaign for the 2007-2008 school year at the Pittsburgh Public Schools and in recognition of its outreach to ensure awareness in disadvantaged communities.

10/9/07 Frick
Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania $5,000

To support the Seasonings newsletter for teachers in Southwestern Pennsylvania designed to facilitate environmental education and teacher professional development.

10/9/07 Frick
Pittsburgh Chess Club $5,000

To support the 2007-2008 Chess for Pittsburgh Youth Program and its impact on young people’s skills in concentration, logical thinking and creativity.

10/9/07 Frick
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh $5,000

For support of the Teach Africa Youth Forum and its outreach to nearly 1,900 students and teachers and development of cultural awareness.

10/9/07 Frick
Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra $3,000

For support of the Visiting Artists Program and its outreach to students in communities to the south and east of Allegheny County.

10/9/07 Frick