Fountain House/ Clubhouse International Receives Hilton Humanitarian Prize

2014 Hilton Humanitarian Prize - Fountain House

On October 27, 2014 the Hilton Humanitarian Prize was awarded to the members of Fountain House/ Clubhouse International at a dinner ceremony at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City. Pictured above from left to right: keynote speaker Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Former Prime Minister of New Zealand; Steven M. Hilton, Chairman, President and CEO, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation; and Kenneth Dudek, President, Fountain House.

Fountain House/Clubhouse International is a pioneering organization that has created a successful model to help those suffering from mental illness to reclaim their lives and realize their potential through work and the support of a caring community.

2016 Prize nominations opening soon

Nominations for the 2016 Prize will be open September 28 through October 31, 2015. Click here to nominate an organization or check the status of your nomination. 

About the Prize

Hilton Humnitarian Prize medallion

Following selection by an independent international jury, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation awards the $1.5 million Humanitarian Prize to a nonprofit organization doing extraordinary work to alleviate human suffering. Created in 1996, the Prize helps recognize and advance the efforts of the recipient organizations, and calls attention to the worldwide need for humanitarian aid and support.

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