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.

Grants: $50,000 to $150,000

Penn State New Kensington – ABC CREATE

To support a higher education partnership with 12 public school districts to advance innovative teaching and learning

2017, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 2

$70,000

MDRC

To support a pilot summer learning program for preschool-age children

2017, Early Childhood

$75,000

Common Sense Media

To support training and assistance for educators, administrators, and parents in the safe use of high-quality and appropriate digital media

2017, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 2

$125,000

The Education Partnership

To support the distribution of school supplies to students from schools serving low-income communities

2017, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 2

$75,000

Student U

To support a program targeting at-risk middle and high school students attending Durham Public Schools

2017, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 2

$65,000

Avonworth School District

To support training for teachers from across the region to utilize project-based learning, design thinking, and arts integration in classroom instruction

2017, Public Schools

$58,590