Richard King Mellon Foundation



The Richard King Mellon Foundation was created in 1947 by Richard King Mellon, the president and chairman of the Mellon Bank.


The foundation's current giving priorities primarily serve Southwestern Pennsylvania with programs that focus on Regional Economic Development and Conservation, along with Education and Human Services and Nonprofit Capacity Building.



The foundation contributes to variety of endeavors to stimulate business development, to promote economic health in rural areas, to leverage the economic impact of the regional health care, education and cultural assets, and to attract and retain talented people to Southwestern Pennsylvania.


Web Address

www.foundationcenter.org/grantmaker/rkmellon/

Assets

$1,900,000,000 - 2010-12-31
$2,088,186,647 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$87,556,842 - 2010-12-31
$93,576,542 - 2006-12-31


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Recent News from Richard King Mellon Foundation


St. Clair Hospital expansion gets $1 million gift from Richard King Mellon Foundation
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

The donation brings to $28 million the total in grants and private gifts toward the ... The Pittsburgh-based foundation the region's largest...more

St. Clair Hospital expansion gets $1 million gift from Richard King Mellon Foundation
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

“”The Richard King Mellon Foundation has a long and storied history of philanthropy that enhances the health and welfare of men, women...more

Foundation gives $1M to help build St. Clair Hospital new outpatient center
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

The six-floor outpatient center that is being built at St. Clair Hospital is getting a $1 million grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation. The...more

Next generation to lead Richard King Mellon Foundation
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

The next generation of Mellons is taking the helm of Pittsburgh's largest philanthropy. ... “I am proud and honored to serve our region and the priorities of my family's philanthropic mission,”...more

SU awarded $950K grant
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

The two-year grant will support several initiatives at the center located at ... “The Richard King Mellon Foundation has been integral to the success...more

Susquehanna University receives $950000 grant for freshwater institute
Foundation: Richard King Mellon Foundation

“This grant allows us to build upon our previous successes as we work to ensure the good health of the Susquehanna River and its...more

South Greensburg plans grand opening for playground
Foundation: Community Foundation of Westmoreland County, Richard King Mellon Foundation

The project was built with grants from the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, the Community Foundation of...more

Community Foundation, Chevron distribute nearly $140000 in fall grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of Fayette County, Richard King Mellon Foundation

The Community Foundation of Fayette County and the Chevron Community Fund recently awarded nearly $140,000 to nonprofit organizations...more

Community Foundation, Chevron distribute nearly $140000 in fall grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of Fayette County, Richard King Mellon Foundation

The Community Foundation of Fayette County and the Chevron Community Fund recently awarded nearly $140,000 to nonprofit organizations...more

Richard King Mellon Foundation names new director
Foundation: McCune Foundation, Richard King Mellon Foundation

Reiman previously served as a senior program officer for the McCune Foundation, where he played a role in grant making for medical initiatives...more



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