Enhancing Travelers’ Airport Experience, Enriching Our Community
The Allegheny County Airport Authority Charitable Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, established in 2013 with a mission of enhancing the experience of travelers at Pittsburgh International and Allegheny County Airport.
The Charitable Foundation, which conducts annual fundraising events including airport 5K races, golf outings and other community activities, disperses grants to organizations advancing its mission and in support of the following focus areas:
- Facilitating the comfort of current military service personnel and veterans utilizing the airports.
- Enhancing airport spaces through art and cultural displays.
- Engaging with communities around the airports to help in areas of educational and social need, such as scholarships and workforce development.
- Any other purpose responding to needs as they arise.
Those We Serve
The Foundation serves Pittsburgh International Airport and Allegheny County Airport and the communities immediately surrounding the airports. In addition to making improvements inside the terminals, the Foundation seeks to improve the lives of residents through monetary grants and financial support.
Foundation Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of the ACAA Charitable Foundation, Executive Committee of the ACAA Charitable Foundation, or a representative of the ACAA Charitable Foundation Board, initially reviews each grant request to ensure the organization meets the minimum criteria. Thereafter, the full ACAA Charitable Foundation Board of Directors will evaluate the requests from organizations and vote on final approval of all grant applications.