July 2016

New Toolkit Will Help Organizations Hire People with Disabilities

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With support from FISA Foundation, Goodwill of Southwestern PA has undertaken an initiative to increase employment of people with disabilities by promoting employers’ compliance with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Section 503 mandates that employers with federal contracts or subcontracts that exceed $10,000 take affirmative steps to … Read More >

New Effort to Improve Accessibility in Pittsburgh’s Arts Organizations

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For nearly a decade, FISA Foundation has been proud to promote, support, and lead efforts to improve accessibility and inclusion of people with disabilities in Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts and culture scene. This movement has grown and evolved over the years, and it is now common for local theaters, museums and … Read More >

FISA Foundation Announces New Strategic Priorities

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FISA Foundation’s Board of Directors recently approved a new strategic plan which will guide our focus and grantmaking for the next five years. Board members and staff spent the last year seeking input from grantees, partners, and stakeholders throughout southwestern Pennsylvania on the needs and opportunities in the community. While … Read More >