Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $19,244,000

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  • Priority Area

    Homelessness

    $1,000,000

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

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    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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  • Priority Area

    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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    Catholic Sisters

    $0

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

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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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    Catholic Education

    $650,000

    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

    $2,000,000

    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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  • Priority Area

    Foster Youth

    $2,175,000

    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

    $9,569,000

    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 Now

    $600,000 through August 2021

    Children Now www.childrennow.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: May 2018
  2. Tides Center

    $50,000 through March 2019

    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 2018
  3. Community Partners

    $25,000 through March 2019

    to support Ready to Succeed in expanding programming to additional colleges, and building deeper partnerships and securing sponsorships within the corporate, entertainment, tech and finance industries. http://www.communitypartners.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: March 2018
  4. The Door - A Center of Alternatives, Inc.

    $825,000 through March 2021

    to support the Academy program which provides high school education, robust college access and employment pathways for foster youth in New York City. http://www.door.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: March 2018
  5. First Place for Youth

    $750,000 through March 2021

    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 2018
  6. San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center

    $25,000 through November 2018

    to support the development of an Economic Analysis to End Abuse. http://safeandsound.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  7. First Star Inc.

    $450,000 through November 2019

    to support the First Star Bruin Scholars Academy in Los Angeles and the CUNY Staten Island Academy in New York. http://www.firststar.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  8. Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation

    $40,000 through November 2018

    to support the development of goals and a strategic plan for the L.A. Opportunity Youth Collaborative in close collaboration with the Alliance for Children’s Rights. http://www.lachamber.com

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  9. Child Trends, Incorporated

    $1,500,000 through November 2020

    to serve as the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning partner for the Foster Youth Strategic Initiative. www.childtrends.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  10. Children's Village, Inc.

    $1,500,000 through November 2020

    to support the Families Supporting Teens (FaST) program, including the continuation of direct support for families; training and support for foster parents to help students succeed in school; and an Advocacy Fellow to advocate for foster care issues. www.childrensvillage.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  11. National Center for Youth Law

    $500,000 through November 2020

    to support FosterEd California in ensuring students in the Antelope Valley graduate high school with a full range of college and career opportunities. www.youthlaw.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  12. The Alliance for Children's Rights

    $1,200,000 through December 2019

    to support a network of critical services and advocacy for foster youth in Los Angeles with the goals of increasing graduation rates, college readiness, and employment. http://www.kids-alliance.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  13. United Friends of the Children

    $1,500,000 through December 2020

    to support the College Readiness Program in Los Angeles County. http://www.unitedfriends.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  14. John Burton Advocates for Youth

    $25,000 through September 2018

    to support the FAFSA Challenge campaign to increase utilization of financial aid among foster youth attending college. http://www.johnburtonfoundation.org/

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: October 2017
  15. Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc.

    $750,000 through August 2020

    to support the Adolescence Health Unit in increasing access to pregnancy prevention services for foster youth in NYC public high schools and agencies working with foster youth. http://www.fphnyc.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2017
  16. Philanthropy Northwest

    $5,000 through July 2018

    to support the National Child Welfare Learning Network. https://www.philanthropynw.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: July 2017
  17. Community Initiatives

    $30,000 through July 2018

    to support California Child Welfare Co-Investment Partnership. http://communityin.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: July 2017
  18. Youth Policy Institute of Iowa

    $50,000 through July 2018

    to support the Youth Transition Funders Group Foster Care workgroup. http://www.ypii.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: July 2017
  19. Fostering Media Connections

    $150,000 through July 2019

    to support the Child Welfare Reporting Project in New York City and State. https://fosteringmediaconnections.org/

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: July 2017
  20. Frameworks Institute

    $500,000 through July 2019

    to conduct communications research and analysis to develop effective frames regarding transition age foster youth. http://www.frameworksinstitute.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: July 2017