To actively promote physical well being, encourage teamwork, stress the value of education and provide essential life skills to young people in our community through youth hockey and other activities.
The Launch of Operation Restore begins with the revitalization of South Park’s Cascades. A treasure of the past camouflaged by nature has been rediscovered, and through the Operation Restore program, will be restored for you and your family to enjoy.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and Penguins Foundation are teaming up with Dr Pepper Snapple Group’s Let’s Play initiative and KaBOOM! on the ‘Let’s Play Everywhere’ program. Applications are being accepted now and Let’s Play will be awarding $200,000 in grants to bring play to kids everywhere in Allegheny County!
Penguins Foundation Grants, funded from the 50/50 Raffle, are awarded to qualifying organizations during each Penguins season. Learn more now or check back to apply for a Penguins Foundation Grant in October if you believe that your organization aligns with our mission!
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Project Power Play brings the great game of hockey from the ice... to the dek! Learn more about this tremendous initiative in partnership with Highmark.
Read about the recent work of the Penguins Foundation in the Pittsburgh region and beyond.
What is C.O.O.L.?
Children Overcoming Obstacles & Limits (C.O.O.L.)
The Children Overcoming Obstacles and Limits (C.O.O.L.) Zone was developed, with the support of the Penguins Foundation, by the Matilda Theiss Early Childhood Behavioral Health Program at the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC. Shaped like an “igloo” to provide a safe space for children, the C.O.O.L. Zone is a behavioral health program for young children who exhibit symptoms of or who currently have behavioral health diagnosis. This program increases accessibility to high quality mental health services by partnering with existing schools and child-oriented settings within Allegheny County. Within these child friendly settings, the Penguins C.O.O.L. Zone serves children experiencing a range of behavioral and emotional disruptions such as: aggression, anxiety, depression, withdrawal, family disruption, emotional difficulties, traumatic responses, and more. Read more »
For the third consecutive year, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation has donated over $1.1 million to local 501c3 charities from funds collected through the 50/50 Raffle during Penguins home games. The Foundation has raised over $10 million from the Raffle and donated over $5 million since its inception in 2012.
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Total Amount Donated in 2017.18