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

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

To support a major campaign to transform programs and spaces at The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

2017, Families

Payment 3 of 5

$212,500

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

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

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

The Mattress Factory

To support arts programming for K-12 teachers, students, and families

2017, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$35,000

Sweetwater Art Center

To support arts education opportunities for underserved youth

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$25,000

Hopebound Ministries, Inc.

To support afterschool and summer programming for youth in the Mooncrest neighborhood

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$25,000

Montour School District

To support a collaboration among three school districts and Carnegie Mellon University to make the most of current education research and improve student outcomes

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$20,000

Fort Ligonier Association

To support educational outreach and programming at Fort Ligonier

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$12,500

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

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

To support the expansion of facilities through the Wildlife Legacy Campaign

2017, Families

Payment 2 of 2

$150,000

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

Grow Pittsburgh

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

2017, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$35,000

WQED Multimedia

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

2017, Community

Payment 2 of 2

$50,000

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

Pittsburgh Chess Club

To support chess clubs and tournaments for Pittsburgh area youth

2017, Out-of-School Time

Payment 2 of 2

$15,000

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