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 Pittsburgh Penguins and Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation are proud to partner with Love Your Melon by introducing an exclusive co-branded beanie to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh and Morgantown.
Come one, come all to the greatest gala on earth! Dust off your top hats and prepare to be amazed. For the first time ever, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Highmark proudly present Night of Assists: Under the Big Top. We're proud to announce that this inaugural event is SOLD OUT. A huge Pens thank you to our VIP partners and ticket buyers!
The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and EVERFI are partnering to support the FBI Pittsburgh Division and Citizens Academy on their Heroin Outreach Prevention and Education (HOPE) Initiative.
Penguins Foundation Grants, funded from the 50/50 Raffle, are awarded to qualifying organizations during each Penguins season. If you believe that your organization aligns with our mission, apply for a Grant today!
Each season, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and Mario Lemieux Foundation team up with AT&T SportsNet to bring fans the annual Penguins Charity Night.
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 »
The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation will transform PPG Paints Arena into the “Greatest Show on Earth” on Tuesday, February 20, filling the arena with the sights and sounds of a traveling circus for its first-ever “Night of Assists” Charity Gala presented by Highmark. All Penguins players, coaches and management will be on hand to take part in the organization’s signature charity event of the season.
Featured Grant Recipient
The Friendship Circle of Pittsburgh
Total Amount Donated in 2016.17