Wish Book Grants

Pittsburgh Foundation

Grant amount: Up to US $2,500

Anticipated deadline: Aug 14, 2018

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

Location of residency: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

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The Wish Book is a hard–bound, printed book that is mailed to our donor community every November. Donors may use their donor-advised fund to make grant requests to fulfill the "wishes" on a rolling basis between November 2016 and March 2017. Last year, 49 separate donor-advised funds gave a combined total of nearly $205,000 to a majority of the 75 participating organizations.

Eligible program areas for consideration:

  • Arts, Culture and Humanities
  • Families, Children and Youth
  • Education
  • Environment and Nature
  • Health and Special Needs
  • Human Services
  • Community Development  

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • To be eligible for funding from The Pittsburgh Foundation's discretionary funds, your nonprofit organization must be located within Allegheny County or demonstrate service to Allegheny County residents.
  • The Foundation only makes grants to nonprofits designated by the IRS as 501(c)(3) organizations. If your organization does not have 501(c)(3) status, you may apply utilizing a fiscal sponsor.

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