Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $19,244,000

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

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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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    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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    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. 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
  2. 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. www.opcc.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November 2017
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. St. Joseph Center

    $350,000 through November 2018

    to support strategic capacity building to enhance the agency's ability to leverage increased local public resources to end homelessness. http://www.stjosephctr.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2017
  6. The Center at Blessed Sacrament

    $300,000 through October 2019

    to increase and strengthen the organization's capacity to ensure homeless services and resources are directed to the Hollywood community. http://www.thecenterinhollywood.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October 2017
  7. United Way

    $8,500,000 through June 2020

    to support United Way's Home For Good initiative to end chronic and veteran homelessness in LA County. Of the total grant amount, $2.7 million will support Home For Good implementation and $5.8 million will provide leveraged grants through the Home For Good Funders Collaborative. http://www.unitedwayla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August 2017
  8. New Venture Fund

    $1,200,000 through June 2020

    to support Funders for Housing and Opportunity, a cross-sector, non-partisan, national collaborative committed to bettering life outcomes for rent burdened households and individuals experiencing homelessness through permanent housing. www.newventurefund.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August 2017
  9. USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation

    $155,000 through August 2018

    to establish the Homelessness Policy Research Institute - a partnership between Home For Good and the USC Price Center for Social Innovation, to conduct short and long-term research to end homelessness in ending chronic homelessness in LA County. https://socialinnovation.usc.edu/

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August 2017
  10. LA Voice

    $400,000 through May 2019

    to align and engage faith leaders across Los Angeles County to end homelessness and decrease displacement and housing insecurity. www.lavoice.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: May 2017
  11. Southern California Association of Non-Profit Housing

    $100,000 through April 2019

    to support the engagement of nonprofit developers in state and local education and advocacy efforts. http://www.scanph.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: May 2017
  12. Economic Roundtable

    $150,000 through May 2018

    to support research producing information needed for better understanding of the overall population that experience homelessness and identifying specific interventions that should be targeted to specific subgroups. https://economicrt.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: May 2017
  13. Union Station Homeless Services

    $300,000 through March 2019

    to bolster organizational capacity of the Coordinated Entry System lead to end homelessness in the San Gabriel Valley region of Los Angeles County. https://www.unionstationhs.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: March 2017
  14. L.A. Family Housing Corporation

    $700,000 through March 2019

    to support and evaluate innovative strategies aimed at ensuring formerly chronically homeless individuals in permanent supportive housing successfully retain and stabilize in their homes. www.lafh.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: March 2017
  15. The National Alliance to End Homelessness Inc.

    $1,000,000 through March 2020

    to further national policy and advocacy efforts to end chronic homelessness. http://www.endhomelessness.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: March 2017
  16. Corporation for Supportive Housing

    $6,000,000 through March 2020

    to support the Los Angeles initiative to prevent and end chronic homelessness through continued strengthening of the permanent supportive housing (PSH) industry and engaging mainstream systems to expand, align, and coordinate PSH interventions to those they serve. www.csh.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: March 2017
  17. Funders Together to End Homelessness

    $300,000 through March 2020

    to strengthen a national movement among private philanthropy to end homelessness. www.funderstogether.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: March 2017
  18. United Way

    $200,000 through January 2018

    to coordinate support for public education around ending homelessness with fellow philanthropic partners through the Home For Good Funders Collaborative. http://www.unitedwayla.org

    Homelessness USA Awarded: January 2017