Yearly Archives: 2013

Weinberg Foundation Celebrates New Library Project Grand Openings; Increases Funding to Total of $10M

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today announced an additional $5 million in funding for up to 12 more public school library renovations as part of the Baltimore Elementary and … Continue reading

Weinberg Foundation Supports Enoch Pratt Restoration with $3 Million Grant

The Weinberg Foundation, in continued efforts to support learning and literacy, has awarded a $3 million grant to help fund the Enoch Pratt Free Library’s once in a generation endeavor—a $100 million capital project to restore and upgrade its Central … Continue reading

U.S. Senate Recognizes Weinberg Foundation Library Project

The Baltimore Elementary and Middle School Library Project has moved into its second year, and what a fantastic way to start! Maryland’s U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, a strong supporter of the Library Project, spoke about the initiative from the floor … Continue reading

Weinberg Foundation Launches 2nd Annual Book Drive to Support Multi-Million Dollar Baltimore Library Project

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, together with The Heart of America Foundation, a national nonprofit focused on providing children with the tools for improved literacy, today launched a community-wide Book Drive which runs through March 15. New books collected … Continue reading