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Weekly update from PND

By PND
August 20, 2021

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A weekly update with the latest news from PND

Bloomberg Philanthropies commits $31 million to healthy cities program
August 19, 2021
Bloomberg Philanthropies has announced a $31 million investment in the Partnership for Healthy Cities and the addition of six cities to the initiative to create safer and healthier urban environments: Bucharest, Romania; Cairo, Egypt; Córdoba, Argentina; Dublin, Ireland; Greater Manchester, United Kingdom; and Warsaw, Poland.
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Lincoln Center receives $20 million to revitalize performing arts
August 19, 2021
Lincoln Center in New York City has announced a $20 million gift from Lynne and Richard Pasculano to help revitalize opera, jazz, theater, and dance programming across its campus, the New York Times reports.
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Cedars-Sinai gave $30 million to safety-net organizations in FY21
August 18, 2021
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles has announced that it awarded a record $30 million during fiscal year 2020-21 in support of programs serving vulnerable communities across the Los Angeles region.
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UChicago raises $105 million for challenge campaign for scholarships
August 17, 2021
The University of Chicago has announced gifts totaling $105 million from board members to launch a $200 million campaign in support of undergraduate financial aid.
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Independence Public Media Foundation awards grants totaling $4 million
August 17, 2021
The Independence Public Media Foundation in Philadelphia has announced grants totaling $4 million in support of community media makers and journalism, film, and digital equity projects that are led by underrepresented communities and demonstrate a commitment to justice.
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Tags: Health; Arts and culture; Education