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!
The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and UPMC Sports Medicine have teamed up to combat an epidemic of concussions in young athletes.
Celebrate the start of the hockey season by participating in the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark!
Join our Little Penguins Learn to Play program, which shares the excitement of our sport with our youngest fans, while teaching the great game of hockey!
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 »
PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Penguins Foundation today selected 18 high school graduates to honor with 2018 Penguins Foundation Scholarships. In partnership with UPMC, and with the strong support of the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU), the Penguins Foundation awarded 18 educational-based scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year. Over… Read More
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Total Amount Donated in 2017.18