State College

Knight Foundation invests in cities where the Knight brothers once owned newspapers, supporting both authentically local and relevant national ideas.
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What we look for

Knight supports State College’s goals to retain more graduates from Penn State University.

We focus our investments in State College’s downtown to better connect the community to the university through smart design, the arts and entrepreneurship.

Community Foundation Partner

To learn more about Knight’s work in State College and how you can apply for funding, please contact the Centre FoundationLearn more about our community foundations program. 

Program Director

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Lilly Weinberg

Director/Community Foundations