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
Early Childhood Reading is Fundamental Pittsburgh

To support early literacy programming for young children and their families

$100,000  |  Apr 2021  —  Apr 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$50,000  in  2022*

$50,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Rutgers University

To support the gathering of actionable data for policymakers to address the digital divide, as well as educators and content providers striving to repair learning gaps resulting from the pandemic

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

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Women for a Healthy Environment

To support a program that encourages early learning providers and families to adopt practices that reduce environmental hazards

$20,000  |  Dec 2020  —  Dec 2021
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center, Inc.

To support neighborhood-level leadership and coordination of early literacy efforts in the Hill District

$36,600  |  Dec 2020  —  Dec 2021
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$36,600  in  2020

Early Childhood Team Pennsylvania Foundation

To support a statewide coalition of business leaders who serve as champions for high-quality early learning

$110,000  |  Dec 2020  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$55,000  in  2021

$55,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Trying Together

To support professional development and public engagement efforts related to early learning

$290,000  |  Dec 2020  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$145,000  in  2021

$145,000  in  2020

Early Childhood United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania

To support an early learning initiative to prepare children who are transitioning to kindergarten

$150,000  |  Dec 2020  —  Dec 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$50,000  in  2022*

$50,000  in  2021

$50,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Saint Vincent College

To support the preservation of recordings of Fred Rogers that helped shape the episodes of Mister Rogers Neighborhood

$20,000  |  Nov 2020  —  Dec 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Angels’ Place, Inc.

To support indoor and outdoor repairs to ensure the safety of children and staff

$20,000  |  Oct 2020  —  Nov 2020
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$20,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Village of FPC

To support improvements to a playground for toddlers and preschoolers

$15,000  |  Oct 2020  —  Nov 2020
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$15,000  in  2020

Early Childhood Trying Together

To support the creation of an Early Childhood League serving southwestern Pennsylvania

$87,500  |  Jul 2020  —  Jul 2021
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$43,750  in  2020

$43,750  in  2020

Early Childhood Trying Together

To support early learning programs during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure continued viability

$75,000  |  Jul 2020  —  Jun 2021
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$75,000  in  2020