Explore how FISA Foundation distributes grant money by searching or browsing the Grants Awarded below.
|Grant Description||Program Area||Amount|
City Mission – Living Stones, Inc.
Support for Women's Emergency Shelter
|$50,000.00 over 24 months|
General operating support for transitional housing and supportive services for women experiencing homelessness and their children
The Midwife Center for Birth and Women’s Health
Support for DEI Plan implementation
Sisters Place, Inc.
Support for the Supportive Housing Program
Women’s Law Project
general operating support
Support for Birth Care: Equity and Access
New Voices for Reproductive Justice
Operating support for reproductive justice in southwestern PA
Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
Support for the Greensburg Family Planning Health Center
General operating support for Project T
Support for Professional Women’s Network's Coaching Program
Operating support for Sojourner House MOMS housing program
STANDING FIRM at Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
Continued support for Standing Firm: The Business Case to End Partner Violence
United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
Transition planning for Coaching Boys Into Men
When She Thrives
Operating support for services to Black single moms
Black Women’s Policy Center
Healthy Start, Inc.
Support to strengthen advocacy to improve maternal and child health
Support for the Smart Start Program for refugee mothers
Pittsburgh Action Against Rape
Support for strategic planning and board development
Point Park University
Support to address street harassment of girls in Pittsburgh
Sisters Place, Inc.
General operating support for services to assist homeless mothers to become self-sufficient
Three Rivers Business Alliance Foundation
Support for the Transgender Women Workplace Competency and Inclusion Program
Bhutanese Community Association of Pittsburgh
Support for women’s programming
Allegheny County Department of Human Services
Support for an Intimate Partner Violence Project Coordinator, to support county-wide reform efforts
Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA
Support for a website redesign to increase accessibility
Autism Urban Connections is the first and only African American, minority, family focused Autism nonprofit in Pennsylvania.
Pittsburgh is often lauded as among the most livable cities in the country. While this may be true for some, it is certainly not the case for Black women.
FISA’s support helped to launch and scale STANDING FIRM’s efforts to engage employers to Recognize the warning signs of abuse, Respond with support, and Refer employees to get free and confidential help through community-based services.
For the last twenty years, Gwen’s Girls has focused on empowering girls and young women to have productive lives through holistic, gender-specific programs, education, and experiences.
As PHLP uncovers individuals’ barriers to healthcare, it uses this information as it monitors and analyzes proposed policy changes and legislation. PHLP then works with its clients and other advocates to push for policy and program changes to improve access to healthcare for people with disabilities, and other low-income populations. .