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 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

Early Childhood University of Pittsburgh

To support training for adults as they help young Black children develop a positive racial identity

$27,000  |  Feb 2022  —  Jan 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$27,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Jubilee Association, Inc.

To support improvements at the John Heinz Child Development Center

$11,000  |  Nov 2021  —  May 2022
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$11,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Reading Ready Pittsburgh

To support efforts encouraging early literacy and family engagement

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

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Book Harvest

To support an early literacy parent education program in North Carolina

$90,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2024
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$30,000  in  2023*

$30,000  in  2022

$30,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Mt. Ararat Community Activity Center

To support an early childhood program's playground improvements

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

Payments:

$5,000  in  2022

$15,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Jeremiah’s Place

To support a crisis nursery providing short-term childcare during times of family stress

$60,000  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$30,000  in  2022

$30,000  in  2021

Early Childhood The Learning Lamp

To support the expansion of a high quality child care program

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

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Jumpstart for Young Children, Inc.

To support early childhood literacy programming

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

Payments:

$15,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Saint Vincent College

To support communities of practice for educators as they explore how to incorporate the work of Fred Rogers into their practice

$243,949  |  Dec 2021  —  Dec 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$60,000  in  2023*

$60,000  in  2022

$123,474  in  2022

$120,475  in  2021

$60,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Council for a Strong America

To support public engagement efforts about the importance of high quality early learning

$50,000  |  Aug 2021  —  Aug 2023
Amount Awarded  |  Project Period

Payments:

$25,000  in  2022

$25,000  in  2021

Early Childhood Healthy Start, Inc.

To support safe sleep education and early literacy programming for parents of infants

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

Payments:

$20,000  in  2021