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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    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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  • Program Area

    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. Raise a Child Incorporated

    $60,000 through December 2019

    To use technology to improve recruitment and retention of prospective parents, effectively identify and promote opportunities for the placement of TAY in caring families, and to contribute to overall TAY self-sufficiency. https://raiseachild.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  2. Juvenile Law Center

    $200,000 through November 2020

    To support advocacy and technical assistance work promoting the education success of youth in foster care in New York City. http://www.jlc.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  3. Children's Law Center of California

    $1,050,000 through December 2021

    To expand the Crossover Advocacy and Resource Effort program that assists foster youth in Los Angeles who have become involved in the juvenile justice system. http://www.clccal.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  4. New York Foundling Hospital

    $1,545,000 through December 2021

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

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  5. iFoster Inc.

    $1,000,000 through December 2021

    To improve and continue to deliver resources through the online Transition Age Youth Assistant, which provides linkages to careers and college through a digital locker for foster youth. http://www.ifoster.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  6. Coalition for Responsible Community Development

    $1,125,000 through December 2021

    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 2018
  7. Cornell University

    $250,000 through October 2020

    To support data integration and research on transition age youth in New York City. http://www.cornell.edu

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  8. Vera Institute of Justice Inc.

    $250,000 through October 2020

    To decrease incarceration of girls in New York City and to provide technical assistance to Los Angeles County’s Office of Youth Diversion and Development’s initiative. http://www.vera.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  9. St. Vincent's Services, Inc.

    $200,000 through October 2020

    To support the Pathways to College Program serving middle and high school students in foster care. https://hsvsnyc.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  10. One Degree

    $175,000 through October 2021

    To empower transition age youth of LA County to easily find and access services and benefits that enable them to achieve social and economic mobility. https://www.1degree.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2018
  11. New Yorkers for Children, Inc.

    $350,000 through October 2019

    To implement the Home Away from Home initiative to improve the capacity of foster care agencies in New York City to recruit, retain and support foster parents to enhance the well-being of older youth in foster care. https://www.newyorkersforchildren.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: October 2018
  12. Los Angeles Training Consortium

    $28,500 through September 2019

    To support a two-day training conference for parents/caregivers of transition age youth. http://www.latconline.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: October 2018
  13. Advocates for Children of NY, Inc.

    $50,000 through September 2019

    To enhance educational outcomes for foster youth in New York City through increased coordination between agencies. www.advocatesforchildren.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: September 2018
  14. FSG, Inc.

    $10,000 through September 2019

    To support the implementation of three-day conference for leaders of backbone teams from collective impact initiatives by the Collective Impact Forum. http://www.fsg.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: September 2018
  15. StoryCorps, Inc.

    $45,000 through September 2019

    To elevate the narratives of individuals affected by the foster care system through multiple channels. http://www.storycorps.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: September 2018
  16. New Venture Fund

    $50,000 through July 2021

    To provide core support to advance the translation and implementation of the developmental science of adolescence by the Center for the Developing Adolescent. http://www.newventurefund.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2018
  17. The Children's Aid Society

    $900,000 through August 2021

    To support caregiver recruitment and services for teens in foster care, and advocacy for transition age foster youth in New York City. http://www.childrensaidsociety.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2018
  18. Good Shepherd Services

    $1,095,000 through August 2021

    To support the Stepping Stones to Success program, which creates career and college opportunities for transition age foster youth in New York City. www.goodshepherds.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2018
  19. Public Counsel

    $675,000 through August 2021

    To support individual legal assistance and systems advocacy to improve outcomes for youth in Los Angeles County foster care. http://www.publiccounsel.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2018
  20. Friends of the Children - National Office

    $1,750,000 through August 2021

    To support the No Matter What: Professional Mentoring Project for Children of Transition Age Foster Youth. https://friendsofthechildren.org/

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: August 2018