Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $33,013,000

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  • Priority Area

    Multiple Sclerosis

    $0

    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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    Substance Use Prevention

    $2,350,000

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

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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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    Hospitality

    $1,500,000

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

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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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    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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    Homelessness

    $2,000,000

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

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    Catholic Sisters

    $1,465,000

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

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    Catholic Education

    $2,850,000

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

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    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS

    $5,000,000

    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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    Foster Youth

    $6,595,000

    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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  • Priority Area

    Safe Water

    $11,253,000

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

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  • 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. Children's Village, Inc.

    $1,500,000 through June 2017

    to create the Foster Parents Partnering with Teens program in New York City. www.childrensvillage.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2014
  2. National Center for Youth Law

    $2,160,000 through June 2017

    to support the FosterEd project in Los Angeles County which will work with child welfare and education agencies to create an integrated approach to improve the educational outcomes of Los Angeles County foster youth. www.youthlaw.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2014
  3. USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

    $800,000 through June 2017

    to support the Children's Data Network that will link key indicators on child welfare and health, specifically among older foster youth in Los Angeles. https://www.sowkweb.usc.edu

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2014
  4. Tides Center

    $50,000 through March 2015

    to support the Children's Action Network in their pursuit to raise awareness and bring a more positive tone to the dialogue around children and youth in foster care. http://www.tidescenter.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: March 2014
  5. Campanile Foundation

    $400,000 through March 2016

    to expand the San Diego State University Guardian Scholars Program by providing support for scholarships and program operations. www.sdsu.edu

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: March 2014
  6. First Place for Youth

    $600,000 through March 2017

    to improve intensive case management around employment, education, and parenting outcomes for foster youth in Los Angeles. http://www.firstplaceforyouth.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: March 2014
  7. Coalition for Responsible Community Development

    $750,000 through December 2015

    to increase the college and career readiness of youth aging out of foster care in South Los Angeles. http://www.coalitionrcd.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  8. iFoster Inc.

    $300,000 through December 2015

    to support the expansion of an online platform that will be a gateway to a continuum of services and support for foster youth in Los Angeles and New York City. http://www.ifoster.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  9. Anti-Recidivism Coalition

    $400,000 through December 2015

    to support advocacy efforts by and on behalf of youth in the foster care and juvenile justice systems. http://www.antirecidivism.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  10. Community Partners

    $500,000 through March 2016

    to support National Foster Youth Institute's advocacy and programs to benefit transition age youth in Los Angeles and New York. http://www.communitypartners.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  11. Seattle Children's Hospital

    $480,000 through September 2016

    to support the research study of a pilot intervention designed to prevent pregnancy among foster youth through caregiver training in Los Angeles and New York City. http://www.seattlechildrens.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  12. Youth Policy Institute

    $1,000,000 through June 2016

    to provide a continuum of support for older foster youth through the Los Angeles Promise Neighborhoods. http://www.ypiusa.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2013
  13. St. Anne's Maternity Home

    $1,500,000 through September 2017

    to support the Transition Age Youth (TAY) Collaborative's implementation of a workforce development curriculum for foster youth in Los Angeles. http://www.stannes.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2013
  14. Good Shepherd Services

    $1,555,000 through August 2016

    to support the Stepping Stones to Success educational and vocational program for foster youth and capital renovations. www.goodshepherds.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2013
  15. New York Foundling Hospital

    $1,500,000 through August 2016

    for educational support for foster youth from 8th grade through college through the Road to Success Program. www.nyfoundling.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2013
  16. Children Now

    $500,000 through August 2015

    to support advocacy efforts to increase services and funding for transition age foster youth in California. www.childrennow.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2013
  17. The Aspen Institute, Inc.

    $1,300,000 through October 2016

    to support the Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund to enact systems improvement and alignment in Los Angeles County and New York City and achieve better outcomes for transition age youth. http://www.aspeninstitute.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2013
  18. First Star Inc.

    $300,000 through May 2015

    to support the First Star Summer Academy at UCLA to introduce high school age foster youth to college. http://www.firststar.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2013
  19. Fedcap Rehabilitation Services

    $750,000 through May 2015

    to support the creation and dissemination of PrepNOW! training for caregivers of transition age youth in New York City. www.fedcap.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2013
  20. UC Santa Barbara Foundation

    $530,000 through June 2016

    to provide long-term support for the UCSB Guardian Scholars program that assists former foster youth. http://www.ia.ucsb.edu

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: February 2013