Foundation Launches New Website and Announces It Will Move to New Offices Later This Year

Both initiatives to advance implementation of the Foundation’s Strategic Plan New visual identity honors Foundation’s 75-year history PITTSBURGH – The Richard King Mellon Foundation today launched a revamped website to make it easier for its partners to interact with the Foundation digitally. And the Foundation announced it will move to new offices later this year, […]

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Foundation Seeks Greater Focus on High Rates of School Absenteeism as a Neglected Factor in Rising Crime Rates & Other Social Ills

PITTSBURGH – The Richard King Mellon Foundation is deploying its philanthropic funding to focus more attention on rising rates of school absenteeism, as a potentially important way to reduce rising crime rates and other social ills, and to increase lifetime opportunities for young people. “The data suggests that school closures due to COVID-19 sent many kids […]

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