John R. McCune Charitable Trust

Primary Contact: 
James M. Edwards, Exec. Dir.
750 Six PPG Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Areas of Interest Description: 

The foundation seeks to support organizations focused on health care, social services, and education. The foundation also awards grants to Presbyterian-related organizations.

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Geographic Focus Limitations: 

Primarily extends funding to the Pennsylvania area, but has a history of allocating funding to organizations located in the following states:  Texas, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Colorado, Mississippi, Kentucky, Georgia, Oklahoma, California, Virginia, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, and Kansas City.

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Average Number of Requests & Grants Per Year: 

186 grants

Application Procedures: 

The foundation asks that all applicants submit a brief proposal, an annual report, and an IRS exemption letter.

Selected Grants: 

$30,000 to City Mission; $30,000 to Neighbor for Neighbor; $25,000 to Good Shepherd Catholic School; $20,000 to Samaritan Counseling Center; $15,000 to South Hills Interfaith Ministries

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