The Impact

  • GRANTS
    Inspiring Brighter Futures
    Through a $5MM initiative with DonorsChoose.org, we help provide pre-K teachers with enhanced classroom resources and experiences to inspire students’ love of learning.
    Teacher working on a computer with kids surrounding her
  • Awareness
    Lights! Camera! Learning!
    Crew films “a day in the life” in pre-K classrooms for our Lesson Center.
    teacher reading to kids in classroom setting while video cameras are present
  • Grants
    Exploring the Grow-Up-Great-Outdoors
    Nature becomes a classroom through a partnership with a Kentucky park.
    kids exploring outside in nature
  • Volunteerism
    Tackling a Restoration Project with the Chicago Bears
    Saving a sinking playground is a true team effort.
    PNC volunteers on playground site
  • Awareness
    PNC Ranks Among ‘The 20 Most Generous Companies’
    Fortune magazine article highlights the PNC Grow Up Great® program
    hands holding heart
  • Grants
    Building Vocabulary Through Collaboration
    Everyday conversations and activities can help develop children’s vocabulary.
    man in hat reading a book to child in classroom setting
  • Grants
    Sharing the Power of Words in Atlanta
    Visionary. Transformative. Significant.
    adult reading a story to a group of children in classroom setting
  • Grants
    Gearing Up to Make Learning Fun
    The 2015 North American International Auto Show provided a fast and furious learning ground for curious young minds.
    kids learning at the auto show
  • grants
    ‘Science is Everywhere’ in Chicago
    Science education is undergoing a renaissance – and students and teachers alike are reaping the rewards.
    child with adult holding a reptile
  • Grants
    Applying the ‘Green Factor’ to Early Childhood Learning Environments
    In Pittsburgh, the line between design and education is blurring – with beautiful results.
    street art of birds in an urban setting
  • Awareness
    See PNC’s Efforts to Support Early Education
    PNC Grow Up Great works across communities to ensure children have the resources to succeed.
    group of children wearing Grow Up Great t-shirts
  • Awareness
    Hitting the Road for a Learning Adventure
    Kids get to “picture” themselves in grown-up careers – literally – with the Mobile Learning Adventure (MLA).
    Mobile Truck for Learning Adventure Tour
  • Awareness
    Sharing the Mysteries of the Sky and the Wonders of Other Cultures
    A mobile planetarium tour introduces kids to science, math – and new cultural connections.
    kids sitting outside the mobile planetarium
  • Volunteerism
    World’s Largest Vocabulary Lesson Has Big Impact on Early Learning
    Learning new words can be even more fun when it helps set a new record.
    kids learning at Guinness World Record event
  • Volunteerism
    Bringing the Magic of Grow Up Great to Kalamazoo
    A Grow Up Great volunteer shares his talent with local preschoolers.
    kids learning with adult teacher
  • Volunteerism
    Puppet Theaters Represent an Act of Caring
    PNC leaders set the stage for early childhood financial education with paintbrushes, markers – and puppets.
    handmade puppet settings lined up
  • Volunteerism
    As Volunteer Program Grows, So Does Its Impact
    Volunteer time counts in more ways than one for PNC employees.
    PNC employee coloring with child
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