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. Communicators for Women Religious

    $70,000 through November 2015

    to develop a strategic plan that will grow the capacity of the Communicators for Women Religious. http://c4wr.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: December 2014
  2. Holy See

    $750,000 through February 2016

    to support initiatives of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life during the Year of Consecrated Life. http://w2.vatican.va/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  3. Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University

    $750,000 through November 2017

    to support the Women of Wisdom and Action Initiative (WWA) which provides graduate education in theology and on-the-ground networking for sisters across Asia. http://www.scu.edu/jst

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  4. Anderson Robbins Research LLC

    $300,000 through December 2015

    to conduct market research regarding perceptions of Catholic sisters. http://www.andersonrobbins.com

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2014
  5. African Sisters Education Collaborative

    $575,000 through November 2017

    to support the implementation of a development plan over the next three years. www.asec-sldi.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  6. Georgetown University

    $750,000 through November 2017

    to study and support cross-sector collaboration involving Catholic sisters serving in health care ministries in peri-urban slums in Accra, Ghana. www.georgetown.edu

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  7. Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

    $1,000,000 through November 2017

    to support key 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: November 2014
  8. Medicines for Humanity

    $400,000 through December 2017

    to build the capacity of Catholic sisters in Haiti to deliver and manage effective maternal and child health services. www.medicinesforhumanity.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  9. Loyola Institute for Ministry

    $900,000 through November 2017

    to provide sisters with graduate-level instruction in theology and communications through the Loyola Institute for Ministry and to help congregations produce digital media that effectively communicate their charisms. http://gps.loyno.edu/lim

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2014
  10. Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities

    $40,000 through September 2015

    to support two projects that highlight the Year of Consecrated Life: 1) a cumulative study of the research and literature that has been published on Catholic Sisters, and 2) a panel presentation/symposium on the future of religious life. http://www.fadica.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: September 2014
  11. DePaul University School for New Learning

    $990,000 through May 2018

    to support sisters in East Africa through programs at the Center for Leadership and Management at Tangaza University College in Nairobi, Kenya. http://www.depaul.edu/university-catalog/colleges-and-schools/snl/about/Pages/default.aspx

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2014
  12. Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious

    $1,350,000 through August 2017

    to utilize the unique opportunity of the Year of Consecrated Life to increase contacts and relationships with sisters and ultimately inspire more vocations to religious life. http://www.cmswr.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2014
  13. Catholic Theological Union at Chicago

    $1,000,000 through August 2019

    to support key programs and build the capacity of Giving Voice, a peer-led organization that supports young sisters. http://www.ctu.edu

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2014
  14. International Union of Superiors General

    $700,000 through August 2017

    to build the capacity of the UISG in its role of supporting the leadership of Superiors General internationally and strengthening the impact and influence of the network of Catholic sisters globally. www.uisg.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2014
  15. Institute for Global Engagement

    $150,000 through August 2016

    to support two Sisters to participate in the Center for Women, Faith and Leadership Fellowship Program that equips women of faith to assume greater leadership and influence in global affairs. www.globalengage.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2014
  16. African Sisters Education Collaborative

    $45,000 through August 2015

    to develop a sustainability plan for the African Sisters Education Collaborative. www.asec-sldi.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2014
  17. Laboure Society

    $250,000 through August 2015

    to hire an Aspirant Program Administrator, upgrade technology and provide training and support materials for Aspirants. http://www.labouresociety.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: July 2014
  18. Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose

    $750,000 through May 2017

    to pilot the Sisters Leadership Development Initiative (SLDI) in Mexico. www.msjdominicans.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2014
  19. National Religious Vocation Conference

    $2,000,000 through May 2017

    to build organizational capacity and enhance its programming for the upcoming Year of Consecrated Life (2015) and World Youth Day (2016). http://www.nrvc.net

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: May 2014
  20. Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters

    $500,000 through June 2015

    to create a grants program exclusively for alumnae of the Sisters Leadership Development Initiative in Africa. www.hiltonfundforsisters.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: May 2014