Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $33,013,000

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  • Priority Area

    Multiple Sclerosis

    $0

    This amount represents our total giving for seeking a cure and improving quality of life for those who live with multiple sclerosis.

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    Substance Use Prevention

    $2,350,000

    This amount represents our total giving for youth substance use prevention and early intervention.

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    Avoidable Blindness

    $0

    This amount represents our total giving for preventing avoidable sight loss from cataracts and blinding trachoma.

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    Hospitality

    $1,500,000

    This amount represents our total giving for building career pathways for youth in the hospitality sector

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    Disaster Relief & Recovery

    $0

    This amount represents our total giving for supporting disaster preparedness, relief, and long-term recovery.

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    Other

    $0

    This amount represents our total giving for non-priority grantmaking which includes small and matching discretionary grant programs for board members, staff and members of the Hilton family.

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    Homelessness

    $2,000,000

    This amount represents our total giving for ending chronic homelessness in Los Angeles County.

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    Catholic Sisters

    $1,465,000

    This amount represents our total giving for building a global Catholic sisterhood to advance human development.

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    Catholic Education

    $2,850,000

    This amount represents our total giving for revitalizing Catholic schools serving low-income families.

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    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

    $5,000,000

    This amount represents our total giving for the year to date for improving early childhood development outcomes for young children affected by HIV and AIDS.

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    Foster Youth

    $6,595,000

    This amount represents our total giving for the year to date for achieving healthy and productive lives for transition age youth in foster care.

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  • Priority Area

    Safe Water

    $11,253,000

    This amount represents our total giving for increasing access to safe water for vulnerable and disadvantaged communities.

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  • Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Safe Water

  • Avoidable Blindness

  • Homelessness

  • Catholic Sisters

  • Substance Use Prevention

  • Foster Youth

  • Disaster Relief & Recovery

  • Other

  • Catholic Education

  • Hospitality

This total represents grant payment activity during the selected fiscal year. However, approximately 90% of the money awarded in our priority program areas is part of multi-year commitments, so a grant may appear in multiple years of activity. The list below provides additional information about specific projects approved and/or paid during the fiscal year selected, including the project start date and the length of our commitment.

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  1. Cardinal's Foundation for Distance Learning

    $25,000 through September 2019

    To support distance learning in rural, poor and disadvantaged communities, beginning with the Archdiocese of Cape Coast. http://cardinalturksonfund.org/?page_id=41

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: September 2018
  2. Medicines for Humanity, Inc.

    $740,000 through September 2021

    To provide capacity building support to strengthen the Catholic sisters' work force and improve community level programs targeting vulnerable children. http://www.medicinesforhumanity.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2018
  3. Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate

    $725,000 through August 2020

    To support research projects and the continuation of the Visiting Scholars Program. http://cara.georgetown.edu/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2018
  4. The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia

    $50,000 through July 2019

    To support the Women's Leadership Symposium at the Vatican's World Meeting of Families in order to amplify the work of Catholic sisters as leaders in human development. https://www.catholicfoundationphila.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: July 2018
  5. The Registered Trustees of the Association of Religious in Uganda

    $25,000 through May 2019

    To provide support for the coordination, planning and development of a collaborative data center for Catholic sisters in Uganda. www.aruamsriu.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2018
  6. Association of Sisterhoods of Kenya Registered Trustees

    $25,000 through May 2019

    To provide support for the creation of a knowledge, data and research platform development plan for sisters in collaboration with the Catholic University of Eastern Africa and Tangaza College. http://www.aoskenya.co.ke

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2018
  7. University of Southern California

    $415,000 through December 2018

    To provide a bridge grant for Measurement, Evaluation and Learning services to the Catholic Sisters Initiative as the new strategy is developed. http://www.usc.edu

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: April 2018
  8. Holy See

    $265,000 through February 2019

    to provide support for the International Symposium on the Consecrated Life in May 2018. http://w2.vatican.va

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: January 2018
  9. Catholic Church Extension Society of USA

    $400,000 through December 2018

    to provide an opportunity for members of the first cohort of the US-Latin American Sisters Exchange Program to earn master's degrees, and to prepare for a proposed second cohort of sisters. http://www.catholicextension.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: January 2018
  10. DePaul University

    $400,000 through February 2020

    to provide support for the assessment and planning for the DePaul University/Tangaza University College sisters' leadership program. http://www.depaul.edu

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: January 2018
  11. Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation

    $75,000 through December 2018

    to support the production of and incorporation of stories of Catholic sisters throughout the feature length documentary film "The Francis Impact." https://www.saltandlighttv.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2017
  12. Georgetown University

    $990,000 through December 2019

    to continue the development of a platform for cross-sector collaboration to build the capacity and advance the leadership profile of Catholic sisters and the impact of their ministries in Africa. www.georgetown.edu

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2017
  13. Ministry Leadership Center

    $650,000 through December 2019

    to develop an evaluation and measurement model for formation programs in conjunction with Cornell University and Ascension Health. www.ministryleadership.net

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2017
  14. Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland

    $750,000 through December 2020

    to build intergenerational capacity and cultural competence among Catholic sisters in the United States through the Collaboration for Ministry Initiative. http://www.socfcleveland.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2017
  15. Loyola Institute for Ministry

    $600,000 through November 2019

    to provide sisters in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda with graduate-level instruction that will frame the SDGs in terms of Catholic social teaching, and will build capacity for communications and partnership around sustainable human development. http://gps.loyno.edu/lim

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2017
  16. Our Savior Parish and USC Caruso Catholic Center

    $45,000 through November 2018

    to continue the engagement of Catholic sisters in the development of the "Vocations Alive!" pilot project. http://catholictrojan.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2017
  17. Catholic Relief Services

    $2,730,000 through September 2021

    for the second phase of Strengthening the Capacity of Women Religious in Early Childhood Development (SCORE ECD) in Zambia, Kenya, and Malawi. http://www.crs.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2017
  18. Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose

    $1,000,000 through August 2019

    to expand the reach of the Sisters Leadership Development Initiative-América Latina (SLDI-AL) to Guadalajara and Mexico City while continuing to support alumnae in Tijuana. www.msjdominicans.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2017
  19. School Sisters of Notre Dame

    $1,500,000 through August 2020

    to implement the strategic plan for the Religious at the United Nations.

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2017
  20. Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate

    $35,000 through June 2018

    to support research projects developed by the three African sisters serving as Visiting Scholars. http://cara.georgetown.edu/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: July 2017