Small and Mighty: 100 Black Men of Western PA, Inc.
The Pittsburgh Foundation has awarded a Small and Mighty grant of $9,978 to 100 Black Men of Western PA, Inc. The Small and Mighty grants program, an outcome of the Foundation’s 100 Percent Pittsburgh organizing principle, has awarded $308,821 this year to 22 local nonprofit organizations with budgets of less than $600,000.
For three decades, volunteer-run 100 Black Men has been helping black youth explore careers, improve financial literacy, foster a healthy lifestyle, set life goals and build academic skills.
With this grant, the organization will develop and implement a STEM enrichment curriculum to help 40 black youth learn more about science, technology, engineering and math. 100 Black Men of Western PA, Inc. has an annual operating budget of $118,275.
In the first round of Small and Mighty funding, announced in March 2017, a total of $230,000 was awarded to 18 organizations. To date, Small and Mighty has awarded $538,000 in grants to 40 organizations.
To learn more about 100 Black Men of Western, PA, Inc., visit their website.