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.

  1. International Rescue Committee

    $500,000 through March 2018

    to support refugee resettlement assistance within the United States. www.theirc.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery USA Awarded: March 2017
  2. Save the Children Federation, Inc.

    $500,000 through April 2018

    to support education for Syrian refugee children in Lebanon. http://www.savethechildren.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: March 2017
  3. Harvard University

    $480,000 through August 2019

    to support continued development and scale-up of KoBo Toolbox, free and open-source suite of data collection and management software tools for better coordination and more responsive humanitarian service delivery in the field.  www.harvard.edu

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: August 2016
  4. Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

    $50,000 through August 2016

    to support a side event and associated activities focused on the role of philanthropy in the humanitarian/resilience sector at World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul. http://www.rockpa.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: February 2016
  5. Theirworld

    $1,900,000 through November 2017

    to develop and implement a targeted strategy providing quality, sustainable educational opportunities to Syrian refugee children living in Turkey. http://www.theirworld.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: November 2015
  6. Center for Disaster Philanthropy

    $1,000,000 through September 2018

    to implement the strategic plan and provide general operating support. http://www.disasterphilanthropy.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: August 2015
  7. International Medical Corps

    $500,000 through August 2017

    to support ongoing efforts at strengthening primary health care services to Syrian refugees in southern Turkey as well as a communications campaign aimed at raising awareness of this crisis. https://internationalmedicalcorps.org/

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: August 2015
  8. Luftfahrt ohne Grenzen

    $400,000 through August 2017

    to support continued procurement and operational activities aimed at reinforcing health care services provided by International Medical Corps within Syrian refugee communities in southern Turkey and to raise awareness of this crisis. www.luftfahrtohnegrenzen.de

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: August 2015
  9. Habitat for Humanity International, Inc.

    $350,000 through April 2018

    to support the provision of transitional and permanent shelter solutions for the survivors of the Nepal earthquake. www.habitat.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: July 2015
  10. WaterAid America, Inc.

    $150,000 through December 2016

    to support the provision of water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services for the survivors of the Nepal earthquake. www.wateraidamerica.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: July 2015
  11. Theirworld

    $43,000 through September 2015

    to support efforts in the development of a comprehensive approach to accelerate progress on the delivery of education for Syrian refugee children and youth (ages 3-18) residing in Turkey. http://www.theirworld.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: June 2015
  12. Luftfahrt ohne Grenzen

    $100,000 through September 2015

    to support the provision and transport of relief and medical supplies to the Suruc refugee camp in southern Turkey. www.luftfahrtohnegrenzen.de

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: May 2015
  13. International Medical Corps

    $500,000 through December 2015

    to strengthen primary health care services services and provide protective programming in Syrian refugee communities in Nizip, Mersin and Reyhanli in southern Turkey. https://internationalmedicalcorps.org/

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: December 2014
  14. SOS Children's Village USA, Inc.

    $500,000 through March 2016

    to increase capacity to safeguard children orphaned or abandoned by the Ebola epidemic in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. www.soschildrensvillages.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: December 2014
  15. PATH

    $1,000,000 through October 2016

    to develop a Smart Chlorine Generator for making safe water available in Emergency Response and Relief Settings. Project partners include World Vision and Cascade Designs, Inc. www.path.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: November 2014
  16. Catholic Relief Services

    $250,000 through October 2015

    to support efforts to assist people in the Cabo San Lucas area of Mexico who were affected by Hurricane Odile. www.crs.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: October 2014
  17. Center for Disaster Philanthropy

    $250,000 through March 2015

    to provide general operating support and to launch a Community of Practice peer-to-peer network of disaster response donors in order to promote best practices in disaster-related philanthropy. http://www.disasterphilanthropy.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: March 2014
  18. HelpAge USA

    $500,000 through March 2016

    to support recovery efforts for senior populations affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. www.helpageusa.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: March 2014
  19. Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters

    $200,000 through December 2014

    to support the Fund for Sisters provision of support to organizations of Catholic sisters in the Philippines who are addressing the immediate and short-term recovery needs of populations affected by Typhoon Haiyan. www.hiltonfundforsisters.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: December 2013
  20. Harvard University

    $400,000 through May 2016

    to support scaling up the utilization of Harvard Humanitarian Initiative's KoBo Toolbox application suite for improving the coordination and evaluation of disaster response efforts. www.harvard.edu

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: November 2013