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: 2016

Avonworth School District

To support training for teachers from across the region about utilizing project-based learning, design thinking, and arts integration in classroom instruction

2016, Public Schools

$78,494

Berks County Intermediate Unit

To support early education initiatives related to public engagement, quality, and digital media

2016, Early Childhood

Payment 2 of 2

$158,348

Berks County Intermediate Unit

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

2016, Early Childhood

$105,000

Beverly’s Birthdays

To support birthday celebrations for children living in local shelters and attending low-income schools

2016, Families

Payment 1 of 2

$25,000

Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation

To support mentoring and career development opportunities for at-risk students at Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12

2016, Out-of-School Time

$2,500

Brashear Association, Inc.

To support afterschool and summer programming for Pittsburgh's South Side neighborhoods

2016, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$40,000

Carnegie Institute

To support high-quality arts education across the Pittsburgh region

2016, Out-of-School Time

Payment 3 of 3

$125,000

Carnegie Institute

To support the expansion of programs and learning spaces at the Carnegie Science Center

2016, Families

Payment 2 of 3

$400,000

Carnegie Mellon University

To support the Learning Media Design Center's partnerships with local preK-12 educators

2016, Community

Payment 3 of 4

$50,000

Carnegie Mellon University

To support the integration of keyboard and drumming lessons into the curriculum for students of the Pittsburgh and Wilkinsburg school districts

2016, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 3

$19,783

Carnegie Mellon University

To support a STEAM-based architecture program for third through fifth graders in the Pittsburgh Public Schools

2016, Public Schools

Payment 2 of 2

$6,790

Carnegie Mellon University

To support technology empowerment opportunities for children and youth

2016, Out-of-School Time

Payment 2 of 2

$70,000

Carnegie Mellon University

To support a program that trains teachers to teach effective negotiation to middle school students

2016, Out-of-School Time

$12,500

Carnegie Mellon University

To support a music education program for students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools

2016, Out-of-School Time

$15,000