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As of July 2021, Duquesne Light has donated more than $1.3 million dollars in support of our community partners across Allegheny and Beaver Counties, including $100,000 in micro grants to 22 nonprofits through our first cycle of Community Impact Grant recipients.

Organizations who have benefitted from grant money in 2021 include:

 
Allegheny Land Trust American Red Cross of Southwestern PA Bender Leadership Academy Boys & Girls Clubs of Western PA Carnegie Science Center CCAC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh Dollar Energy Fund Girl Scouts Western PA Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Grounded Strategies Hill CDC* Lawrenceville Corporation*
Make-a-Wish Foundation of Greater Pennsylvania & West Virginia McKee’s Point Development Group* Neighborhood Allies Night Life Line Open Field Operation Troop Appreciation PA Women Work Pirates Charities Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh LABS@EIC Vibrant Pittsburgh Women and Girls Foundation


In 2020, the company donated more than $1.95 million to organizations across Allegheny and Beaver counties, including $500,000 to the Pittsburgh Foundation’s Emergency Action Fund. In addition, from donating more than $350,000 during our annual employee giving campaign to volunteering 1,500 hours of community service, Duquesne Light employees continue to inspire kindness and reciprocal goodwill in the communities where they live and work.

Organizations and projects that benefited from grant money include:

 
Allegheny CleanWays Beaver Falls Community Development Corporation* Carnegie Science Center CCAC Central Catholic High School Deer Lakes Middle School Dollar Energy Fund Family Resources Friends of the Riverfront Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Lawrenceville Corporation* McKee's Point Development Group* Neighborhood Resilience Project*
Operation Warm PA Women Work* Pittsburgh Botanic Garden Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Reading is FUNdamental Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh* The Blessing Board The Pittsburgh Foundation This Generation Connect* United Way of SWPA Veterans Leadership Program Vibrant Pittsburgh
 
*Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) Grant Recipient
Multi-year Partnership

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