Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • 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. Foundation for Louisiana

    $300,000 through October 2020

    to support Youthshift, a new youth services intermediary, to build solutions toward improvement of youth outcomes in New Orleans. http://www.foundationforlouisiana.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  2. YouthBuild USA, Inc.

    $250,000 through June 2019

    to provide a planning grant for a hospitality training program for youth in Tanzania. www.youthbuild.org

    Hospitality International Awarded: November 2017
  3. Baptist Community Ministries

    $100,000 through December 2018

    to continue support for an Opportunity Youth Hospitality Pathways Fellow in New Orleans, with a specific emphasis on bridging existing and new local initiatives with new employers. www.bcm.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  4. Delgado Community College

    $1,190,000 through December 2020

    to support the guided hospitality career pathways program. http://www.dcc.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  5. 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. http://www.nesst.org

    Hospitality International Awarded: October 2017
  6. The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund

    $85,000 through November 2018

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

    Hospitality USA Awarded: October 2017
  7. Datakind

    $50,000 through September 2018

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

    Hospitality USA Awarded: September 2017
  8. The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund

    $725,000 through August 2020

    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. www.tulane.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  9. 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. www.universityofhoustonfoundation.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  10. Liberty's Kitchen

    $1,200,000 through August 2020

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

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  11. The Forum for Youth Investment

    $125,000 through June 2019

    to support advocacy on behalf of Opportunity Youth and foster youth populations. http://forumfyi.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: June 2017
  12. 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. http://cafehope.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: March 2017
  13. 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. http://www.du.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: February 2017
  14. Jobs for the Future

    $500,000 through June 2018

    to undertake research, policy analysis, and technical assistance to strengthen and build awareness of career pathways in the hospitality industry for New Orleans. www.jff.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: May 2016
  15. 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. www.tulane.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: May 2016
  16. Nonprofit Enterprise and Self-Sustainability Team, Inc.

    $70,000 through October 2016

    to better understand the long-term skills development needs of vulnerable youth and the long-term labor needs of the hospitality industry in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. http://www.nesst.org

    Hospitality International Awarded: April 2016
  17. The Aspen Institute, Inc.

    $1,300,000 through March 2019

    to coordinate the launch of the 100,000 Opportunities Demonstration Cities and to improve career pathways for foster and opportunity youth in Los Angeles and New Orleans. http://www.aspeninstitute.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: March 2016
  18. Reconcile New Orleans

    $1,350,000 through March 2019

    to create a training program for youth who wish to enter into the hotel industry and to add capacity to the alumni development program.  http://www.reconcileneworleans.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: March 2016
  19. University of Houston Foundation

    $120,000 through August 2017

    to fund a strategic review of the school's current programming and develop a plan for the future direction of the Conrad N. Hilton College. www.universityofhoustonfoundation.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: February 2016
  20. University of Houston Foundation

    $1,600,000 through August 2017

    to fund programs in alumni development, marketing, and communications, and encourage matching donations. $1 million of the grant will be used to leverage over $2.5 million in matching donations. www.universityofhoustonfoundation.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2015