Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2019

  • Total

    $44,095,000 through June 2019

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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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  • 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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    Catholic Education

    $2,700,000

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

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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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    Disaster Relief & Recovery

    0

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

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    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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    Substance Use Prevention

    $8,415,000

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

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    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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    Hospitality

    $3,250,000

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

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    Homelessness

    $550,000

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

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    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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    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.

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  1. 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
  2. Medicines for Humanity, Inc.

    $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. http://www.medicinesforhumanity.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: August 2016
  3. Alverno College

    $2,750,000 through August 2020

    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
  4. 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
  5. LifeNet International

    $900,000 through May 2020

    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
  6. 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
  7. Marywood University

    $15,300,000 through October 2020

    to expand the Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) Initiative through which 858 sisters in ten countries will receive support to acquire higher education credentials, both through online distance learning and onsite in Africa, through 23 partners http://www.marywood.edu

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

    $525,000 through July 2022

    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
  9. Sisters of St. Francis

    $45,000 through June 2017

    to produce a book of contemporary scholarship and reflection addressing the concerns of next-generation Catholic sisters from an intercultural and interdisciplinary perspective. http://www.osfdbq.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: March 2016
  10. Oblate School of Theology

    $340,000 through June 2019

    to build capacity of Mission Project Service, which helps sisters globally to attract and steward resources required to advance their ministries. www.ost.edu

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: March 2016
  11. Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    $500,000 through March 2018

    to pilot a grassroots leadership training program for Catholic sisters to implement three of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals in five countries across two continents. http://www.dubuquepresentations.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: March 2016
  12. The North American Foundation for the University of Durham, Inc.

    $985,000 through April 2020

    to support continued research into the elements contributing to the vitality of religious life in congregations of Catholic sisters in the UK, Ireland and East Africa. http://www.dur.ac.uk

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2015
  13. Catholic Church Extension Society of USA

    $2,000,000 through December 2018

    to support Phase II of the United States-Latin America Sisters Exchange Program. http://www.catholicextension.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2015
  14. Vocations Ireland

    $290,000 through December 2018

    to build organizational capacity and support key programs to nurture vocations to consecrated religious life among women in Ireland. http://www.vocationsireland.com

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2015
  15. Our Savior Parish and USC Caruso Catholic Center

    $500,000 through June 2019

    to pilot a model of campus ministry emphasizing engagement with Catholic sisters on two college campuses, USC and UCLA. http://catholictrojan.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: November 2015
  16. Communicators for Women Religious

    $1,500,000 through December 2019

    to implement a strategic plan to strengthen the capacity of the organization so that it serves as a communications hub and primary media source related to Catholic Sisters' mission and image. http://c4wr.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2015
  17. Association of Consecrated Women in Eastern and Central Africa

    $300,000 through December 2018

    to strengthen ACWECA's capacity in order to increase its impact on the leadership of sisters across nine countries in Africa. http://www.acwecainternatioinal.org

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2015
  18. A Nun's Life Ministry

    $900,000 through December 2019

    to continue to expand A Nun's Life's social media engagement with young women, and to advance the capacity of sisters and other advocates of religious life to use social networking in support of vocations to religious life. http://www.anunslife.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2015
  19. Society for the Propagation of the Faith

    $450,000 through August 2017

    to support two initiatives of the Pontifical Mission Societies: 1) to help launch the Missio digital fundraising platform; and 2) to pilot an Agri-MBA program in two African countries (Kenya, Uganda) enrolling 20 sisters. http://www.propfaith.net

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2015
  20. Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland

    $300,000 through August 2017

    to support the Generative Spirit program of the Collaboration for Ministry Initiative to build the intergenerational capacity among women religious. http://www.socfcleveland.org

    Catholic Sisters USA Awarded: August 2015