Press Releases

  • For Immediate Release June 19, 2017We’ve all heard of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), but understanding their role in society is not always clear. BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. The Education Foundation believes strongly in these young […]

  • For Immediate Release April 27, 2017The “Intro to Construction Trades” training program facilitates career exploration through a combination of hands-on activities, virtual reality, individual counseling, and visits to training sites. Upon completion, participants will have the option of taking the next step of applying for an apprenticeship. Throughout this process, students will be mentored to […]

  • For Immediate Release April 17, 2017Brilliant ideas can come from anywhere. They grow out of tech startups, universities, corner offices, and conference rooms. But these ideas also come from daydreams. From the heart. From a house down the street and the corner coffee shop.Regardless of where they originate, great ideas bring awareness and provide clarity […]

  • Iris van Herpen, a stunning fashion designer displays 15 works of art from her collection in Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion at the Carnegie Museum of Art (CMOA) in Pittsburgh (the exhibit’s easternmost U.S. venue).

  • The Education Foundation is proud to announce its partnership and collaboration with Building Bridges for Business (U•Can•B). With financial backing from The Education Foundation through generous sponsors and donors, U•Can•B is able and willing to bring workforce development and college readiness courses and curricula to the classrooms.