Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2017

  • Catholic Sisters

  • Foster Youth

  • Homelessness

  • Substance Use Prevention

  • Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

  • Avoidable Blindness

  • Safe Water

  • Catholic Education

  • Disaster Relief & Recovery

  • Hospitality

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Other

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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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://socfcleveland.org/

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2017
  4. 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
  5. 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. www.crs.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2017
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

    $840,000 through December 2019

    to support programs and build organizational capacity of the inter-congregational Leadership Collaborative to prepare young sisters for leadership positions. www.sistersofmercy.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: May 2017
  9. Africa Faith and Justice Network

    $360,000 through December 2019

    to build the capacity of Catholic sisters to mobilize African women to work for social justice and advance the sustainable development goals in Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya. http://www.afjn.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: March 2017
  10. Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters

    $500,000 through December 2018

    to establish a special fund within the Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters to augment its support of canonical leadership conferences globally. www.hiltonfundforsisters.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2016
  11. Saint Leo University

    $420,000 through December 2019

    to develop and pilot an online certificate-granting program for SLDI alumnae and other Catholic sisters in Africa. http://www.saintleo.edu/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2016
  12. Catholic Theological Union at Chicago

    $360,000 through December 2019

    to support the development and implementation of a 30-month curriculum designed to prepare and accompany of core team from 25 religious communities to serve as the catalyst and resource to guide their communities through practices around interculturality. http://www.ctu.edu

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2016
  13. Leadership Conference of Women Religious

    $780,000 through November 2019

    to provide support for the expansion of the Leadership Pathways program to include a focus on the dramatic transitions and transformations that are facing religious life today. http://www.lcwr.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2016
  14. Catholic Volunteer Network

    $1,700,000 through November 2019

    to expand the work of the Catholic Volunteer Network's "From Service to Sisterhood" initiative, a program that connects congregations of sisters with lay-women volunteers. www.catholicvolunteernetwork.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2016
  15. Alverno College

    $2,750,000 through August 2019

    to expand and deepen National Catholic Sisters Project (formerly known as National Catholic Sisters Week) to include three additional Catholic colleges and universities located in California, Texas and Wisconsin. http://www.alverno.edu/

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2016
  16. Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate

    $240,000 through June 2019

    to support research that advances our understanding of Catholic sisters. http://cara.georgetown.edu/

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2016
  17. Medicines for Humanity

    $250,000 through December 2018

    to build the capacity of 11 congregations of Catholic Sisters in Haiti to implement effective training programs for traditional birth attendants. www.medicinesforhumanity.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2016
  18. LifeNet International

    $900,000 through December 2019

    to build the capacity of Catholic sisters to operate in 22 community health centers in Uganda. www.lninternational.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2016
  19. School Sisters of Notre Dame

    $225,000 through May 2017

    to support the development of a strategic plan to strengthen advocacy efforts of religious congregations at the United Nations. http://www.ssnd.org/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2016
  20. Healey International Relief Foundation Inc.

    $525,000 through May 2019

    to support the education and professional development of Catholic sisters in Sierra Leone to administer a pharmaceutical social enterprise. www.hirf.net

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2016