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|Grant Description||Program Area||Amount|
Strong Women, Strong Girls
Support to add a Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Coordinator position
|$25,000.00 over 24 months|
Women and Girls Foundation of Southwest Pennsylvania
Continued support for GirlGov, a program that empowers high school girls through advocacy education, girl-led grantmaking, and interactions with legislators
East End Cooperative Ministry
Support for programs and services for high risk girls in Pittsburgh's East End
Ruling Our Experiences, Inc.
Continued support for expansion of the Ruling Our eXperiences (ROX) program to empower girls in rural school districts in SWPA
|$78,250.00 over 36 months|
Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh
Continued support of the Black Female Leadership Development Institute
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. .