The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc.

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation was eastablished during the late 1930s by Harry weinberg as a long term vehicle for consistent charitable activity.

The Weinberg Foundation assists financially disadvantaged and vulnerable individuals and families through grants to direct service organizations. Their end goal is to help these individuals and families to overcome obstacles and achieve greater self-sufficiency.

The foundation gives grants to the following program areas: older adults; workforce development; basic human needs & health; disabilities; education, children, youth, and families; general community support; and Maryland small grants program

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Growth Industry: A "Disruptor" Helps Libraries Navigate an Expanding Funding Landscape
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Weinberg Foundation

Look across the philanthropy space and you'll find many funders encouraging libraries to embrace accessibility, inclusion, and technological innovation. The space certainly isn't suffering from a...more

Weinberg Foundation Launches Baltimore New Community Grants Fund
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation provides approximately $100 million in grants annually to nonprofits that provide direct services to low-income and vulnerable individuals and families....more

Mayor Catherine Pugh, the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation launch grant program
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation

Mayor Catherine Pugh has teamed up with the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation to create the Baltimore City Community Grants Program for small nonprofit organizations that provide direct services...more

Leverage Point? A Foundation Sees School Libraries As a Key to Boosting Student Achievement
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Baltimore Community Foundation, Weinberg Foundation, The Weinberg Foundation

Stakeholders received guidance from three initiatives that had already completed their own renovations: The L!brary Initiative, a partnership of the Robin Hood Foundation and the New York City...more

Experts say millennial philanthropists are richest — and youngest — yet
Foundation: Andrea and Charles Bronfman Foundation , Weinberg Foundation

The featured donors do not include Mark Zuckerberg, perhaps the most famous Jewish next-gen donor. But he is mentioned several times, and the authors noted his evolving role in philanthropy....more

Nothing Should Keep Us from Listening
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation, Hewlett Foundation

“We have too many people trying to problem-solve from a distance,” says Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI). “And when you try to problem-solve from a distance you miss the...more

Two Grants Totaling $250K To Expand Worcester Mental Health Care Services
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation

BERLIN – Two grants totaling $250,000 are expected to expand mental health services in Worcester County. On Wednesday, officials with Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services announced the...more

Weinberg Foundation employees give out $500K in grants
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, hosted its 11th annual Employee...more

Hawaii has 'critical' shortage of childcare, study finds
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation

Zysman called philanthropic investments in childcare programs from Kamehameha Schools, the Harry and Jeannette Weinberg Foundation and the Mary Castle Foundation a “bright spot” for Hawaii, but...more

Brandon's Forever Home receives $25K grant from foundation
Foundation: Weinberg Foundation, Luzerne Foundation

The Hazleton-based nonprofit organization that works to raise awareness about the needs of children in foster care received the $25,000 grant at...more

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