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

Brashear Association, Inc.

To support afterschool and summer programming in Pittsburgh's Hilltop communities

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 1 of 3

$40,000

Grow Pittsburgh

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

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$35,000

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

To support education and outreach activities for school-age children in connection with a nationally-recognized exhibit of African-American art

2017, Families

Payment 2 of 2

$5,000

Melting Pot Ministries

To support out-of-school programming for children in South Hills communities

2017, Out-of-School Time

$13,900

The Consortium for Public Education

To support schools in developing effective career and post-secondary exploration opportunities for students

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$75,000

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania

To support engagement of community partners to expand an evidence-based domestic violence prevention program

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 2 of 2

$20,000

Swingpals, Inc.

To support expansion of the program to include greater numbers of children and a full-time Director of Golf Programming

2017, Out-of-School Time

$10,000

Pittsburgh Musical Theater

To support educational and performance opportunities for students in the field of musical theater

2017, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$10,000

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

To support the expansion of facilities through the Wildlife Legacy Campaign

2017, Families

Payment 2 of 2

$150,000

University of Pittsburgh

To support policy forums, demonstration projects, and legislative briefing sessions on education and other public policy issues

2017, Community

Payment 2 of 3

$20,000

Carnegie Institute (Carnegie Museums)

To support educational programming to better prepare young people to be scientifically-literate citizens

2017, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 3

$40,650

WQED Multimedia

To support a multimedia series about topics related to parenting in the digital age

2017, Community

Payment 2 of 2

$50,000

Duquesne University

To support professional development and elevate student voices through digital media

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$25,000

Fort Ligonier Association

To support educational outreach and programming at Fort Ligonier

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$12,500

Higher Achievement, Inc.

To support a rigorous academic afterschool program for middle school students in the Hill District and Homewood

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$50,000