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Outsourced Nonprofit Investment Management
& Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Services

Let's invest in the success of your mission, together

PNC Institutional Advisory Solutions® (PNC IAS) invests in specialized resources, human capital, and our communities to serve endowment and foundation clients whose visions span the spectrum of the nonprofit sector.

PNC Endowment & Foundation National Practice Group (NPG)

Our dedicated NPG is part of our ongoing commitment to making investments that allow us to better serve our clients. This team reports on industry trends, regulatory changes, and sociocultural shifts. 

In addition, the NPG provides educational resources to our endowment and foundation clients to give you access to strategic insights. This team helps organizations address their varied investment, operational, distribution, and capital preservation challenges.

Invested to Serve & Enhance the Programs of Evolving Organizations

The entirety of PNC IAS' investment and functional teams enable us to address complex requirements of your organization and offer comprehensive, flexible services.


Primary Services Specialized Services
Investment Strategy & Management Discretionary Grant-Making Services*
Socially Responsible Investments Scholarship Administration*
Planned Giving Services Defined Contribution Program Services
Administrative, Processing & Sub-Accounting Services Private Foundation Management*

*These services are incidental to trustee services and not offered as stand-alone services.


Solutions for Expanded Requirements - Outsourced Investment Services

As a full-service discretionary asset manager, we are invested with objectivity, transparency and investment acumen to serve our clients with the highest standards of excellence.

We leverage a disciplined, repeatable investment approach that puts your portfolio at the center of objective, integrated institutional decision-making - a process designed to create portfolios that are precisely tailored to your investment objectives. Critical at every stage is continuous risk management, which starts from investment policy development and uses industry-leading technology to provide multi-level analytical analysis of portfolios.

Invested in Creating a Vibrant, Living Legacy

Our dedication to the nonprofit sector goes beyond our services - philanthropy and volunteerism is part of our culture.

Sally McCrady, PNC Foundation president and chair, helps pre-K students with an art project at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Across our firm, we work to make a difference in our communities, engaging with local organizations and supporting employees' charitable service.
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With this mindset, we are readily geared to provide our nonprofit clients with ideas, knowledge, honest and open dialogue to stimulate actions and ideas that make a difference in fulfilling their missions.

Our culture is built on a set of values and a commitment by our employees to always do what we know to be right by those we serve.

Bill Demchak | Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer, The PNC Financial Services Group

Work With Us Today

For more information, please contact:

Henri Cancio-Fitzgerald
Director of Nonprofit Solutions
(704) 551-2843

You may also contact your PNC Representative or fill out a simple form and we'll get in touch with you.

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