Allegheny County Nonprofit Impact Report

Allegheny County’s Nonprofits: Good for the community and the economy

In 2014, The Forbes Funds, The Pittsburgh Foundation and United Way of Allegheny County set out to sharpen their understanding of the social and economic significance of one nonprofit sub-sector: community-focused nonprofits. What follows are some surprising facts about the collective impact these organizations have on quality of life in Allegheny County. Our conclusion is that community-focused nonprofits are essential to who we are and to the vitality of where we live. They are key economic partners, and also caring contributors of services that save tax dollars and improve lives. Read more about the results of the report.