Mission: The Forbes Funds helps you serve the community by encouraging your nonprofits to work effectively, smartly, and collectively - in a word, better.
Results: Built the capacity of area nonprofits through our Management Assistance Grants, Executive Education program, Conversations program, and Applied Research. Highlighted high performing nonprofits through our Wishart Award and honored exemplary leadership with our Shapira Medal
Direct beneficiaries per year: Area nonprofits
Geographic areas served: Southwestern PA
Programs: Charities exist for a social purpose and to be drivers of a social change. The GPNP exists to improve the viability, impact, and effectiveness of the sector. We do this through: Educating the public about the nonprofit sector and generating support for the sector; Acting as an informed, organizaed voice for the sector; Providing a forum for discussing and developing solutions to community porblems; and Creating a face for the sector that is not easily forgotten to the community.