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

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

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

Center of Life

To support youth programming focusing on jazz, hip-hop, and the visual arts, as well as academics and parent engagement

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$30,000

Society for Contemporary Craft

To support a museum/school partnership at Pittsburgh South Brook Middle School

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$18,420

Kidznotes

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

2017, Out-of-School Time

$10,000

Grow Pittsburgh

To support urban gardening outreach activities for school-age children and their teachers

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$35,000