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!
Celebrate the start of the hockey season by participating in the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark!
Spend a day on the links with members of the Pittsburgh Penguins for our annual scramble-style tournament that benefits the Foundation's scholarship program.
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, PA – Today, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation launched its Operation Restore program with a ceremonial ground breaking at the Cascades in South Park. This ground breaking marks the beginning of the restoration of the Cascades, the first of many Operation Restore projects. Built in 1927 by Paul Riis, Swiss… Read More
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