Explore how FISA Foundation distributes grant money by searching or browsing the Grants Awarded below.
|Grant Description||Program Area||Amount|
Sisters Place, Inc.
Support for the Supportive Housing Program
The Midwife Center for Birth and Women’s Health
Support for DEI Plan implementation
General operating support for transitional housing and supportive services for women experiencing homelessness and their children
City Mission – Living Stones, Inc.
Support for Women's Emergency Shelter
|$50,000.00 over 24 months|
East End Cooperative Ministry
Continued support for prevention, intervention and growth programming for at-risk girls
Pennsylvania Health Law Project
Operating support to promote access to healthcare for people with disabilities
Education Law Center
Continued support for advocacy to ensure that children with disabilities in southwestern PA have access to appropriate educational opportunities
|$120,000.00 over 24 months|
Support for building a pipeline of leaders with disabilities in the Southwest PA region
|$375,000.00 over 36 months|
Autism Connection of PA
Support for the Disability Justice Initiative
Women’s Law Project
general operating support
General operating support for Project T
Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
Support for the Greensburg Family Planning Health Center
New Voices for Reproductive Justice
Operating support for reproductive justice in southwestern PA
Support for Birth Care: Equity and Access
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation
Support for Coaching Boys Into Men Mary Anderson Sheehan Memorial Grant
Pittsburghers for Public Transit
Support for Transit Justice is Disability Justice
New Sun Rising
Operating support for All Abilities Media
Support for KidsVoice's advocacy for youth with disabilities transitioning to adulthood
Growing Together Aquaponics
Support for management and leadership development for young women with disabilities
The Friendship Circle of Pittsburgh
General operating support for programs that build social connection for people with disabilities
East Suburban Citizen Advocacy
Operating support for advocacy for people with developmental disabilities
Disability Rights Pennsylvania
Continued support to prevent abuse of people with disabilities in nursing homes
Bender Leadership Academy
Support for the Readiness Programs
Autism Urban Connections, Inc.
Operating support to serve Black families with autistic children
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. .