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: Public Schools

World Affairs Council

To support a program to help teachers and students understand the causes and consequences of global conflict

2010, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$15,000

South Allegheny School District

To support administrators and teachers at primary and middle schools in 13 school districts in utilizing online tools to improve student reading, writing, and speaking

2010, Public Schools

$14,950

Society for Contemporary Craft

To support a Museum/School Partnership at Pittsburgh South Brook Middle School

2010, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 3

$15,000

Consortium for Public Education

To support efforts to build support for public education across western Pennsylvania through public engagement and professional development

2010, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$210,000

A+ Schools

To support an education reform organization focused on improving student achievement in the Pittsburgh Public Schools

2010, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 3

$100,000

Riverview School District

To support a program that will empower teachers to promote student curiosity and inquisitiveness through the integration of best practices in science and visual arts instruction

2010, Public Schools

$10,440

The Learning Lamp

To support the purchase and use of a portable planetarium for in-school learning purposes

2010, Public Schools

$20,000

Leadership Pittsburgh

To support fellowships for school district leaders to participate in civic leadership training

2010, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$14,500

The Mattress Factory

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

2010, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$30,000

Quaker Valley School District

To support a community youth worker who will counsel the district's at-risk youth as well as create afterschool and summer programming

2010, Public Schools

Payment 1 of 3

$15,000

Clairton City School District

To support training to assist school districts in utilizing data to enhance instruction and improve student achievement

2010, Public Schools

$12,500

Propel Schools

To support the opening of three new charter schools

2010, Public Schools

Payment 3 of 3

$75,000

Grow Pittsburgh

To support education and outreach efforts related to urban agriculture

2010, Public Schools

$30,000

The Pittsburgh Promise Foundation

To support scholarships for students graduating from Pittsburgh public schools to pursue higher education

2010, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$1,270,000