Grant Application Process & Deadlines

Management Assistance Grants are restricted to Human Services and Community Development organizations based in Allegheny County.

TO APPLY: Click Submit an LOI below. This application system uses The Pittsburgh Foundation’s online grant portal. If your organization already has an account with The Pittsburgh Foundation’s site, you can use the same login information. If not, please click “Create New Account” and fill out the required information. Once your account has been created you can log in and click “Apply” on the top left of the screen. Scroll down to find the application link called The Forbes Funds - Management Assistance Grants 2017. Click Apply and then proceed in filling out and submitting the LOI. Once your LOI has been approved you will receive further instructions on completing the application.

Click here to Submit an LOI.

Due to a change in leadership at The Forbes Funds, we will not be considering any requests for funding during the 1st quarter of 2018. Please check back later for our updated grantmaking priorities and application deadlines.

2018 Grant Cycle Schedule

Grant Meeting

Application Deadline

Q1 -
Q2 April 27
Q3 July 20
Q4 October 26
Find out if you are eligible.
 Find out more about what we fund.


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