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Profile Last Updated: 04/23/2021 Grant Information Last Updated: 12/02/2020

POISE Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Funding emphasis is placed upon those programs which will improve the quality of life for Black Americans living in the Pittsburgh community, including, but not by way of limitations, those which strengthen their educational, economic, or cultural opportunities; those which combat community deterioration or juvenile delinquency; those which lessen neighborhood tensions or help to eliminate prejudice or discrimination; those which aid the poor, the distressed, or the underprivileged; and those which defend human and civil rights secured by law.


Established in 1980 in PA


POISE Foundation

Community foundation




Two Gateway Center, Suite 1700, 603 Stanwix Street Pittsburgh, PA United States 15222

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