The Pittsburgh Foundation

Grants Awarded Through Application

Use the drop-down boxes below to search the listing of discretionary grants awarded through our application process. The Foundation awards discretionary grants in these strategic focus areas: Self-Sufficient Individuals and Families, Healthy Communities, Vibrant Democracy and Community Projects.

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Grantee Purpose Year Sort ascending Amount
East End Cooperative Ministry transition grant to stabilize East End Cooperative Ministries financial situation and programming. 2015 $100,000
KidsVoice to expand KidsVoice's legal representation to foster youth through age 24. 2015 $100,000
New Hazlett Center for the Performing Arts to support FY 2016 programming. 2015 $65,000
Prime Stage Theatre to support the production of an adaptation of the book, A Lesson before Dying. 2015 $9,500
Chatham University for the Words Without Walls program. 2015 $15,000
YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh to support the Y Garden Program in the North Side, Hill District, Hazelwood, Homewood and McKeesport. 2015 $40,000
Mountain Watershed Association, Inc. to expand the Swimmable Waters Program by creating an in-house lab capacity for evaluating E. coli levels in the waters of Youghiogheny watershed. 2015 $25,000
New Sun Rising to support the Pittsburgh Poverty Project by Erika Beras. 2015 $30,000
Amachi Pittsburgh to hire a Child and Family Advocate. 2015 $75,000
UPMC - St. Margaret Memorial Hospital Foundation to support the launch of Integrated Ophthalmologic Primary Care in three of the Family Health Centers. 2015 $49,800
New Sun Rising for general operating support for f295. 2015 $5,000
Radiant Hall Studios for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
New Hazlett Center for the Performing Arts for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
New Hazlett Center for the Performing Arts for general operating support for Barebones Productions. 2015 $5,000
Community Theater Project Corporation for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
Alia Musica Pittsburgh for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
Alumni Theater Company for The Bill Nunn Theater Outreach Project. 2015 $5,000
Community Theater Project Corporation for the Afronaut(a) Film Salon. 2015 $5,000
Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center for the continuation of the Community Truancy Intervention Project. 2015 $65,000
Hill House Association to support the Senior Services Program. 2015 $200,000
Autumn House Press to support Pittsburgh City Parks Reading Series. 2015 $7,500
Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall to support the Listen Locally concert series. 2015 $8,500
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh to support the Mentor 2.0 Program at Pittsburgh Brashear High School. 2015 $50,000
Braddock Redux for general operating support for The Free Store 15104. 2015 $5,000
Heritage Community Initiatives for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
Braddock Redux for youth programming and job training through the Braddock Youth Project. 2015 $5,000
Braddock Carnegie Library Association for general operating support. 2015 $5,000
Union Project to support the Ceramics Cooperative program. 2015 $15,000
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation to support the costs for a PULSE Fellow for 2015-16. 2015 $20,000
Bach PGH to support the 2016 Fallow Grounds for Sculpture project. 2015 $15,000
Attack Theatre to support the world premiere of Laws of Attraction. 2015 $45,000
Point Park University to support an early college program for low-income, at-risk students in the Pittsburgh region. 2015 $130,000
Silk Screen to support the 2016 film festival. 2015 $10,000
Rankin Christian Center to support the Seniors on the Move Program. 2015 $20,000
United Way of Allegheny County to support the second year of the United for Caregivers Initiative. 2015 $75,000
Neighborhood ALLIES for 2016 operating support. 2015 $175,000
Aleph Institute - North East Region to support prisoner re-entry and alternative sentencing programs for the Jewish community. 2015 $45,000
Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh to implement a Comprehensive Neighborhood Impact home repair program in two neighborhoods in Penn Hills Borough 2015 $75,000
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy to engage high school students in designing a green outdoor learning environment at Barrett Elementary School in Homestead. 2015 $62,500
A+ Schools Pittsburgh's Cmty. Alliance for Public for 2016 operating support. 2015 $125,000
Carnegie Mellon University to support the CREATE Lab's 2016 and 2017 Hear Me Project. 2015 $100,000
412 Food Rescue, Inc. to support the purchase of a refrigerated truck and volunteer recruiting and engagement activities. 2015 $45,000
United Way of Allegheny County to support the continuation of the “Campaign for What Works (C4WW).” 2015 $150,000
Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh to fund the position of Choice Neighborhoods Director for a period of three months to carry out project coordination of the $30 million Choice Neighborhoods Initiative grant awarded to revitalize Larimer. 2015 $20,000
Pennsylvania Economy League to support research to examine the economic impact of the Act 47 reform. 2015 $25,000
Bach Choir of Pittsburgh, Inc. for FY 2016 operating support. 2015 $5,250
Calliope House, Inc. for FY 2016 operating support. 2015 $5,000
Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh for FY 2016 operating support. 2015 $5,000
Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society for FY 2016 operating support. 2015 $4,750
Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble for FY 2016 operating support. 2015 $5,000