The Andy Russell Charitable Foundation was established in 1999 to fund health care and human services. The Foundation has generously supported a number of programs and important mediation research organizations, concentrating on those for children. To date, the foundation has supported such charities as Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund, the Ronald McDonald House, Leukemia Society, the Cancer Society, Economics PA, Cystic Fibrosis, Mother’s Hope, Juvenile Diabetes, SIDS, and Pittsburgh Vision Services.