• The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund
    $85,000 through November, 2018

    to support EMPLOY and a strategic planning process for its future.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: October, 2017
  • Nonprofit Enterprise and Self-Sustainability Team, Inc.
    $200,000 through October, 2019

    to invest in social enterprises that train disadvantaged youth in the Brazilian hospitality industry.

    Hospitality Workforce Development International Awarded: October, 2017
  • DataKind
    $50,000 through November, 2018

    to work with Delgado Community College to use data to improve outcomes in career education in the hospitality sector.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: September, 2017
  • Liberty's Kitchen
    $1,200,000 through August, 2020

    to fund strategic planning, provide core support and increase organizational capacity.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: August, 2017
  • University of Houston Foundation
    $2,400,000 through August, 2020

    to the Conrad N. Hilton School of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Houston to support the implementation of recommendations from the strategic audit.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: August, 2017
  • The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund
    $725,000 through January, 2022

    to support the expansion of the Cowen Institute’s Earn and Learn program, an apprenticeship type job-training and education program, into hospitality pathways at the Hilton Riverside.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: August, 2017
  • The Forum for Youth Investment
    $125,000 through June, 2019

    to support advocacy on behalf of Opportunity Youth and foster youth populations.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: June, 2017
  • Cafe Hope, Inc.
    $305,000 through March, 2019

    as a capacity building grant for Café Hope, an organization that provides full-service culinary training paired with life skills to youth in the New Orleans metro area.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: March, 2017
  • University of Denver
    $200,000 through February, 2020

    for the CFaSST (Commercial Food Safety and Service Training) refugee training program, a partnership between KSHM and the ECDC/African Community Center in Denver, Colorado.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: February, 2017
  • The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund
    $350,000 through December, 2017

    to support the development of hospitality career pathways for opportunity youth in New Orleans.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: May, 2016