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Homewood Maker Hustles, Hires Locals to Manufacture 50,000+ COVID-19 Face Shields

NEWS

April 13, 2020

Three philanthropic foundations and Highmark are helping Homewood maker Day Owl to transform its Homewood headquarters to quickly produce high-quality, medical-grade plastic face shields, to better protect southwestern PA health-care providers from COVID-19.

Richard King Mellon Foundation Approves $15 Million Pandemic Solutions Package

NEWS

April 13, 2020

The trustees of the Richard King Mellon Foundation today approved $15 million to jump-start its three COVID-19 response strategies.

Richard A. Mellon Succeeds Seward Prosser Mellon as Board Chairman and CEO of Richard King Mellon Foundation and R.K. Mellon Family Foundation

NEWS

June 25, 2019

The Board of Trustees of the Richard King Mellon Foundation and the R. K. Mellon Family Foundation today announced the beginning of the next generation of leadership for the philanthropies, among the largest foundations in America and western Pennsylvania’s top grantmaking foundation.