In Practice Reports

In Practice is a series of knowledge papers published by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.
The series reports on Foundation program strategies and partnerships and seeks to help inform the practice of other funders and policymakers working in areas of great human need.

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"Eliminating Blindness from Trachoma Infection" by Dr. Nancy J. Allen analyzes lessons from 15 years of Hilton Foundation grantmaking for trachoma control and examines the SAFE strategy (Surgery, Antibiotics, Facial cleanliness, and Environmental improvements) for eliminiating trachoma. (December 2012)

Eliminating Blindness from Trachoma Infection report

 

"Providing Access to Safe Water" by Dr. Tanvi Nagpal reports on lessons learned from two decades of philanthropic investment in safe water, sanitation, and hygiene for the rural poor. (September 2012)

 Providing Access to Safe Water report

 

"Response to Hurricane Katrina" by Juliet Page and Pam Stevens delves into lessons learned from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation's multiyear support of disaster relief and recovery efforts in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. (July 2012)

Response to Hurricane Katrina report

 

"Philanthropic Grantmaking for Disasters" by Dr. William Paton looks at two decades of Hilton Foundation grantmaking for disaster relief and recovery. (March 2012)

Philanthropic Grantmaking for Disasters report

 

"Mobilizing Los Angeles County to End Chronic Homelessness" by Martha R. Burt examines lessons learned from a large philanthropic investment in system change from 2004 to 2010. (December 2011)

Mobilizing Los Angeles County to End Chronic Homelessness report

 

"Creating Access to Early Childhood Education for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities" by Ruth Brousseau, Ph.D., reports on lessons learned from a collaboration between the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and the National Office of Head Start. (September 2010)

Creating Access to Early Childhood Education for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities report