Find Recent Grants

There are so many ways to support and inspire children.

Preparing them for a life of possibilities is a process that starts early and continues through young adulthood. Our goal at The Grable Foundation is to identify and uplift the people, places, and activities that guide and develop the Pittsburgh region’s kids. Whether it’s enriching a classroom, supporting afterschool mentors, or staging a joyous performance, our purpose is to nurture children and give them the tools to achieve their dreams. This searchable database illustrates our work.


*Search results may include payments scheduled for the future, which are subject to Grable’s evaluation and approval.

Focus Area
Public Schools Classroom Champions

To support a program that connects world-class athletes with local classrooms for mentoring and social-emotional learning

$50,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$50,000  in  2022

Out-of-School Time Connecting Champions

To support a mentoring program for children with cancer

$60,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2025
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2024*

$20,000  in  2023*

$20,000  in  2022

Out-of-School Time Millvale Library

To support hands-on maker learning in the community of Millvale

$50,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$25,000  in  2023*

$25,000  in  2022

Out-of-School Time Assemble

To support programs that encourage and foster STEAM-based learning and exploration for children and youth

$120,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$40,000  in  2024*

$40,000  in  2023*

$40,000  in  2022

Families Chapman University

To investigate how working-class families perceive their learning opportunities in an era of technological change, in order to inform evidence-based policies and programs capable of responding to local families? needs

$21,139  |  Aug 2022  —  Oct 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$21,139  in  2022

Public Schools Film Pittsburgh

To support a film-based civics education program

$30,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$15,000  in  2023*

$15,000  in  2022

Public Schools Holy Family Institute, Inc.

To support the learning needs of unaccompanied migrant youth

$100,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$50,000  in  2023*

$50,000  in  2022

Public Schools University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

To support educational programming and outreach at the Ackland Art Museum

$90,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2025
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$30,000  in  2024*

$30,000  in  2023*

$30,000  in  2022

Families Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania

To support the continued expansion of Remake Learning Days to cities and regions nationwide

$700,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$350,000  in  2023*

$350,000  in  2022

Out-of-School Time Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Laurel Region

To support school- and community-based mentoring relationships

$20,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2022

Families Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

To support the children?s museum in inspiring kindness, joy, creativity, and curiosity for all learners

$250,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$125,000  in  2023*

$125,000  in  2022

Public Schools WQED Multimedia

To support partnerships between WQED and local elementary schools

$100,000  |  Aug 2022  —  Aug 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$50,000  in  2023*

$50,000  in  2022