Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2019

  • Total

    $44,095,000 through June 2019

    Click on the diagram sections for information specific to each of our program areas listed below.

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  • Program Area

    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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  • Program Area

    Catholic Sisters

    $12,750,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Catholic Education

    $2,700,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Avoidable Blindness

    0

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

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  • Program Area

    Disaster Relief & Recovery

    0

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

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  • Program Area

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

    0

    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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  • Program Area

    Substance Use Prevention

    $8,415,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Multiple Sclerosis

    $2,200,000

    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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  • Program Area

    Hospitality

    $3,250,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Homelessness

    $550,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Foster Youth

    $4,730,000

    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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  • Program Area

    Safe Water

    $9,000,000

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

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  • Substance Use Prevention

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Avoidable Blindness

  • Hospitality

  • Disaster Relief & Recovery

  • Homelessness

  • Catholic Sisters

  • Catholic Education

  • Other

  • Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

  • Foster Youth

  • Safe Water

This total represents grant payment activity during the selected fiscal year. However, approximately 90% of the money awarded in our 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.

  1. Loyola Marymount University

    $750,000 through August 2013

    to support three research projects at the Center for Catholic Education: (a) Catholic Schools Research Study, (b) Archdiocesan Partner 200-Day Study, and (c) The Future of Catholic Education in Los Angeles Planning Initiative. http://www.lmu.edu

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: August 2011
  2. Wyoming Catholic College

    $200,000 through May 2015

    for direct scholarship support.  http://www.wyomingcatholiccollege.com

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: May 2011
  3. Catholic Education Foundation

    $200,000 through June 2012

    to support Save Our Students, a tuition assistance program for underserved students living with non-parental guardians or in homeless shelters. www.cefdn.org

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: November 2010
  4. Mount St. Mary's College

    $500,000 through June 2015

    to augment the Conrad N. Hilton Endowed Scholarship Fund. www.msmc.la.edu

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: May 2010
  5. Thomas Aquinas College

    $100,000 through June 2011

    to support direct scholarships for economically disadvantaged students. http://www.thomasaquinas.edu

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: May 2010
  6. St. Paul the Apostle

    $10,000,000 through February 2012

    for a capital campaign project to construct a learning center and gymnasium. http://www.sp-apostle.org

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: February 2010
  7. Notre Dame Academy of Staten Island

    $300,000 through May 2012

    toward the Expansion for Excellence Campaign to complete the final phase of the Arts and Humanities Building. www.notredameacademy.org

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: May 2009
  8. St. Paul the Apostle

    $500,000 through February 2010

    to support the capital campaign to construct a learning center and gymnasium. http://www.sp-apostle.org

    Catholic Education USA Awarded: February 2009