Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund

 The Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund (PROF) is a non-profit educational foundation committed to enriching and investing in the experiences of the Pine-Richland student community through staff grants, student scholarships and community partnerships. 

Join Us For PROF's Sip & Savor Event

Sip & Savor at The Barn promises to be an unforgettable night of fun, food and friendship all to benefit the Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund! Join us on Sunday, October 13, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Richland Barn. The evening will feature a variety of delicious bites and sips from some of the best food and drink purveyors in the Pine-Richland area, a roving magician, super-sized games, a sports memorabilia auction, raffle baskets and more!

Tickets are just $50 (adults only), but space is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot early – and bring your friends. All proceeds go directly back to supporting PROF’s mission – which is enrich the educational experience of PR students through staff/teacher grants, student scholarships and community partnerships.

If you’re not able to attend but still want to support our important work, please consider donating. Or sign up to get information about future events and programs




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Bak’n, Soergals, Market District, Treesdale Country Club, Tilts, Sweet B Bake Shop, Boyd & Blair and more!

PROF and Community Partners Award $46,500 in Scholarships in 2019

In 2019, PROF, in partnership with our generous community members and sponsors, awarded 20 scholarships totaling approximately $46,500 to Pine-Richland High School seniors. The various winners were recognized in a multitude of areas, including: service and volunteering; leadership; interest in STEM, veterinary science, and fields that help others; resiliency; performing arts; musical talents and kindness; financial need, and more.

For descriptions of our scholarships and for a complete list of scholarship winners, please see our scholarship web page. 

PROF launches FAST GRANTS Program

PROF’s Outstanding Ideas Grants Program helps fund innovative projects dreamed up by Pine-Richland teachers and staff to enrich the educational experiences of their students either inside or outside of the classroom. The FAST APPLICATION serves to streamline the grant request and approval processes for applicants. If a grant request is $1,000 or less, PROF will consider a FAST application to evaluate and respond quickly. See the FAST GRANT page to learn how to apply.                       

Share Your Pine-Richland Pride Story - #PROF_FUND

ProudToBePR.jpgPROF’s mission is to enrich and invest in the educational experiences of the Pine-Richland Community. We provide financial grants to innovative staff members. We award scholarships to deserving students. We build partnerships to create great experiences for our students and community. It starts with being ProudtobePR. Share your story and join us in our mission.

Follow us and post your Pine-Richland pride photo, video or story:

Twitter & Instagram: @PROF_FUND

YouTube:  Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund 


PROF is a member of the Steering Committee for the Association of Pennsylvania Education Foundations (APEF) and an affiliate member of the National School Foundation Association (NSFA). 


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