The program is looking to expand the city's tech and research industry, and the additional jobs it can bring, beyond just Oakland.
$158,000 was awarded to eight different local activist groups.
The for-women-only art prize couldn't come at a more culturally relevant time, says The Pittsburgh Foundation.
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"This week has a special twist because we will officially launch The Forbes Funds 2016 Social Innovation Challenge called UpPrize."
"I’m really interested in helping underserved communities, especially lower-income people of color, regain influence and power."
"There is a new narrative about this exciting 21st-century city that's a model for what cities can do," says Max King in this interview about what's happening now in Pittsburgh and what needs to be done.