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Jun 01, 2017, 12:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces New Board Chair

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced that Mr. Robert T. Kelly,...


Apr 18, 2017, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces $1 Million in Grants as Part of $3 Million Summer Funding Collaborative

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced $1,000,000 in...


Mar 20, 2017, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces New Chief Financial Officer

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has named Craig Mellendick as the new...


Mar 01, 2017, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Launches Annual Community-Wide Book Drive Benefitting Baltimore Library Project

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, tomorrow will launch its 6th annual...


Jan 23, 2017, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Dedicates 12th and 13th Libraries in Baltimore City Public Schools

BALTIMORE, Jan. 23, 2017 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today will host a...


Nov 16, 2016, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Plans to Distribute Nearly $99 Million in Grants This Year

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today welcomes community, civic, and...


Sep 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Employees Given $500,000 to be Grantmakers for a Day

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today hosts its 10th annual Employee...


Mar 01, 2016, 06:00 ET Barry I. Schloss Named New Weinberg Foundation Board Chair

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced that Barry I. Schloss has...


Feb 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Establishes New Grants Area Supporting Veterans and their Families

 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced a new priority area...


Jan 22, 2016, 12:00 ET Expanded Partnership Seeks Proposals for Summer Programs Serving Baltimore Youth

Baltimore's largest charitable funders are teaming up, for the second year, to create new summer learning opportunities for City youth. This year's...


Jan 12, 2016, 10:00 ET Director of Older Adults Grants Departs Weinberg Foundation

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, announces that Michael Marcus, Program...


Dec 09, 2015, 09:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces New Program Director

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has named Rafi M. Rone as the newest...


Nov 11, 2015, 17:30 ET Weinberg Foundation Names Former Ambassador as New Trustee

 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today celebrated the past year of...


Nov 11, 2015, 04:30 ET Weinberg Foundation Annual Community Gathering Features Major Trustee Announcement, KIND Founder Interview

 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today celebrates its mission,...


Nov 04, 2015, 10:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces New Trustee At Annual Community Gathering

At their upcoming Annual Community Gathering, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation will make a milestone announcement —...


Oct 28, 2015, 04:30 ET Weinberg Foundation Employees Award $480,000 As Grantmakers For A Day

 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today hosts its 9th annual Employee...


Jan 03, 2013, 11:45 ET The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Appoints New Program Associate

Phillip Rowland-Seymour will lead Maryland Small Grants Program, support Foundation Program Directors The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg...


Dec 12, 2012, 15:03 ET The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Announces $500,000 In Emergency Grants To Nonprofits In Israel

Response will aid 17 organizations facing critical needs after the Gaza conflict The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the...


Nov 26, 2012, 15:18 ET Weinberg Foundation Donates Up To $1 Million For Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Baltimore-based philanthropy responds to both immediate and long-term needs The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest...


Nov 12, 2012, 10:09 ET The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Celebrates $147 Million in Grants Paid and Approved in Past Year

More than 1,000 expected to attend Annual Community Gathering November 13 The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest...


Jul 25, 2012, 04:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Announces $5 Million Commitment To Build 12 New School Libraries

Original $2M commitment has been increased to $5M over four years  The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest...


Jul 24, 2012, 03:00 ET Weinberg Foundation Hosts Annual Employee Giving Program

16 employees given opportunity to make $10,000 grant recommendations The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private...


Jul 11, 2012, 11:33 ET Weinberg Foundation Library Project Book Drive Results

13,000 Books Collected Valued at nearly $75,000 Next up: September 12, 2012 Grand Openings of the First Three New Libraries! The Harry and...


Jun 11, 2012, 06:00 ET The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation Appoints New Controller

Former CFO Craig Hoffman brings 35 years of experience  The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private...


Mar 02, 2012, 03:00 ET Weinberg Foundation/Baltimore Reads Launch Major Book Drive

Next Chapter of Multi-Million Dollar Baltimore Library Project  The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest...