Recent Grants

There are so many ways in which to inspire, motivate, and shape children. It’s a process that starts early and continues through the school years as we prepare them for a life filled with possibility. Our goal at The Grable Foundation is to identify and support the people, places and activities that can guide and develop children in the Pittsburgh region. Whether it’s an enriched classroom, an afterschool mentor, a joyous performance, or straight talk on the challenges of growing up, our purpose is to enable meaningful outcomes. This searchable database illustrates our work.

All Recent Grants

Urban Impact Foundation

To support summer and afterschool programming on Pittsburgh's North Side

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$30,000

Carnegie Mellon University

To support the integration of keyboard and drumming lessons into the curriculum for students of the Pittsburgh and Wilkinsburg school districts

2017, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$20,718

The PTA Thrift Shop, Inc.

To support collaboration among youth-focused nonprofit organizations serving Chapel Hill-Carrboro youth

2017, Community

Payment 3 of 3

$50,000

Pocosin Arts, Inc.

To support the position of program director to promote high-quality arts programming

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 2 of 2

$7,834

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

To support inquiry-based environmental education programming using local parks as classrooms

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$30,000

YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh

To support programming at the Creative Youth Center located at the Homewood YMCA

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 2 of 3

$30,000

Allies for Children

To support an advocacy organization focused on issues of importance to children and their families

2017, Community

Payment 1 of 3

$50,000

South Fayette Township School District

To support a professional development institute that will provide instruction and support for regional school districts in utilizing innovative teaching models

2017, Public Schools

$62,689

Steel City Squash

To support aquatics and sports instruction in conjunction with a summer camp featuring academics and squash programming

2017, Out-of-School Time

$5,000

CASA of Allegheny County

To support educational advocacy for abused and neglected children in Allegheny County

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$22,500

WQED Multimedia

To support a gathering of local and national practitioners, policymakers, and other experts to explore the role of digital innovation in family engagement

2017, Community

$4,000

University of Pittsburgh

To support the Institute of Learning’s “Designing for a Difference” conference and the participation of local teachers

2017, Public Schools

$3,500

Kidznotes

To support a program that provides high-level musical opportunities for students in Durham, North Carolina

2017, Out-of-School Time

$10,000