Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2019

  • Total

    $25,135,000 through March 2019

    Click on the diagram sections for information specific to each of our program areas listed below.

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  • Program Area

    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

    $7,500,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Catholic Education

    0

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

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  • Program Area

    Substance Use Prevention

    $3,200,000

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

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  • Program 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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  • Program Area

    Avoidable Blindness

    0

    This amount represents our total giving for preventing avoidable sight loss from cataracts and blinding trachoma.

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  • Program Area

    Hospitality

    $2,050,000

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

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  • Program Area

    Disaster Relief & Recovery

    0

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

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  • Program Area

    Homelessness

    0

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

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  • Program Area

    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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  • Program Area

    Foster Youth

    $3,385,000

    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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  • Program Area

    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. LA Voice

    $550,000 through May 2021

    To align and engage faith leaders across Los Angeles County to advocate for a decrease in homelessness, displacement, and housing insecurity. https://www.lavoice.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: May 2019
  2. Housing California

    $300,000 through February 2021

    to support the development of a coordinated, cross-sector policy effort aimed at increasing state funding for permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals in California. http://www.housingca.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: February 2019
  3. Rand Corporation

    $250,000 through January 2020

    to conduct a criminal justice diversion evaluation to help Los Angeles County’s Office of Diversion and Reentry determine the scale of supportive housing resources and clinical services needed to reduce the jail census for the population. http://www.rand.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: January 2019
  4. National Housing & Community Development Law Project

    $25,000 through December 2019

    To engage experts, advocates, and service providers through three convenings to discuss the challenges and opportunities in providing housing for people reentering from California prisons and jails. http://www.nhlp.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: December 2018
  5. Genesis LA Economic Growth Corporation

    $1,125,000 through December 2028

    A Program Related Investment to support Genesis LA’s RETHINK Housing initiative, focused on new and more cost-effective strategies to finance affordable and permanent supportive housing for individuals experiencing homelessness. http://www.genesisla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2018
  6. Downtown Women's Center

    $570,000 through November 2020

    To support the Downtown Women Center’s efforts to strengthen the capacity of the Domestic Violence and Homeless Services Coalition and effect systems change towards better serving the need of domestic violence survivors experiencing homelessness. http://www.dwcweb.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2018
  7. Skid Row Housing Trust

    $400,000 through October 2019

    To support the organization’s capacity building efforts around staff and technology to leverage new government funding opportunities toward ending homelessness. http://www.skidrow.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2018
  8. St. Joseph Center

    $350,000 through November 2019

    To support the organization’s capacity building efforts to further leverage increased local public resources to end chronic homelessness. http://www.stjosephctr.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2018
  9. Special Service for Groups, Inc.

    $400,000 through November 2019

    To support the organization’s capacity building efforts to further leverage increased local public resources to end chronic homelessness. http://www.ssg.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2018
  10. LA Voice

    $418,000 through September 2020

    To provide outreach and support to faith based institution interested in affordable and supportive housing development on their property. https://www.lavoice.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2018
  11. United Way Inc.

    $225,000 through September 2019

    To support the strategic expansion of Home For Good's communications and engagement efforts to end homelessness through strengthening partnerships and the depth of systems connections. http://www.unitedwayla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: September 2018
  12. Brilliant Corners

    $1,000,000 through August 2020

    To support the planning, evaluation, and capacity needs associated with the operational merger and expansion of three divisions of the Los Angeles County Health Agency as they align, leverage and coordinate efforts to end homelessness. http://www.brilliantcorners.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August 2018
  13. Social Venture Partners Los Angeles, Inc.

    $40,000 through July 2019

    To accelerate the growth and impact of a small cohort of systems change initiatives focused on homelessness in Los Angeles County. https://www.svpla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: July 2018
  14. Nonprofit Finance Fund

    $440,000 through June 2019

    To strengthen the capacity of up to 40 L.A. homeless service organizations to understand, plan for and manage their financial health and provide key stakeholders with the data to design responsive funding/financing to address needs of these providers. https://www.nonprofitfinancefund.org/

    Homelessness USA Awarded: June 2018
  15. USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation

    $1,000,000 through June 2021

    For continued support of the Homeless Policy Research Institute to coordinate and amplify local research to inform policy and program decisions aimed at ending chronic homelessness in Los Angeles County. https://socialinnovation.usc.edu/

    Homelessness USA Awarded: May 2018
  16. Downtown Emergency Service Center

    $25,000 through January 2019

    to support the 2018 Housing First Partners Conference. http://www.desc.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: January 2018
  17. Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

    $500,000 through December 2019

    to implement its Supportive Housing Preservation Initiative and increase efficiency in the role of housing developers in the coordinated entry system. www.enterprisecommunity.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2017
  18. Ocean Park Community Center

    $810,000 through December 2020

    to partner with West Los Angeles hospitals to provide permanent supportive housing to frequent utilizers of emergency and inpatient services who are experiencing chronic homelessness. https://www.thepeopleconcern.org/

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2017
  19. Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

    $600,000 through November 2019

    to support LAHSA in scaling up efforts to end homelessness in Los Angeles by expanding its own operational capacity and enhancing the service delivery of its provider partners. http://www.lahsa.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2017
  20. Genesis LA Economic Growth Corporation

    $750,000 through December 2027

    A Program Related Investment to support privately financed development of cost-effective, small scale new affordable and permanent supportive housing. http://www.genesisla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2017