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
Community Post-Pandemic Leadership Support Grants

To support the efforts of various nonprofit organizations as they navigate challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic

$2,000,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Nov 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$2,000,000  in  2021

Out-of-School Time Steeltown Entertainment Project

To support Steeltown Entertainment in the merger with WQED

$20,000  |  Oct 2021  —  Apr 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Too Small to Fail

To support a collaborative learning pilot in partnership with Too Small to Fail

$233,090  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$233,090  in  2021

Out-of-School Time Women and Girls Foundation of Southwest Pennsylvania

To support a civic engagement program for high school girls in southwestern Pennsylvania

$55,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2022

$35,000  in  2021

Community SLB Radio Productions, Inc.

To support a program that amplifies the voices of youth to create a more compassionate, connected, and civically engaged community

$180,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$60,000  in  2023*

$123,474  in  2022

$60,000  in  2022

$120,475  in  2021

$60,000  in  2021

Public Schools Allegheny Intermediate Unit

To support a program recognizing exceptional school principals

$17,625  |  Dec 2021  —  Jun 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$17,625  in  2021

Out-of-School Time Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County

To support a mentoring program for Beaver County youth

$20,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021

Families Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

To support regional cultural festivals and arts education programming for children and families

$60,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$60,000  in  2021

Public Schools Real World Scholars, Inc.

To support a local network of teachers and students who create and sustain student-run, classroom-based businesses

$83,942  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$83,942  in  2021

Public Schools Western PA Learning 2025 Alliance

To support the participation of various schools districts in the Western PA Learning 2025 Alliance

$496,500  |  Sep 2021  —  Jul 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$496,500  in  2021

Community Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania

To support a partnership among Kidsburgh.org, The Brookings Institution, HundrED, and Learning Heroes to identify, design, and share promising strategies to build stronger partnerships among schools and the parents, families, and caregivers of their students

$1,000,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$1,000,000  in  2021

Public Schools Dreams of Hope

To support arts-based educational programming that focuses on LGBTQA+ identity, visibility, and access to resources

$15,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$15,000  in  2021