Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $33,013,000

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  • Priority 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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    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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    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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    Homelessness

    $2,000,000

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

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    Catholic Sisters

    $1,465,000

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

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    Catholic Education

    $2,850,000

    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

    $5,000,000

    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

    $6,595,000

    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

    $11,253,000

    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. YouthBuild USA, Inc.

    $250,000 through June 2019

    to provide a planning grant for a hospitality training program for youth in Tanzania. http://www.youthbuild.org

    Hospitality International Awarded: November 2017
  2. Baptist Community Ministries

    $100,000 through December 2018

    to continue support for an Opportunity Youth Hospitality Pathways Fellow in New Orleans, with a specific emphasis on bridging existing and new local initiatives with new employers. http://www.bcm.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  3. Foundation for Louisiana

    $300,000 through October 2020

    to support Youthshift, a new youth services intermediary, to build solutions toward improvement of youth outcomes in New Orleans. http://www.foundationforlouisiana.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  4. Delgado Community College

    $1,190,000 through December 2020

    to support the guided hospitality career pathways program. http://www.dcc.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: November 2017
  5. The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund

    $85,000 through November 2018

    to support EMPLOY and a strategic planning process for its future. http://www.tulane.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: October 2017
  6. Nonprofit Enterprise and Self-Sustainability Team, Inc.

    $200,000 through October 2019

    to invest in social enterprises that train disadvantaged youth in the Brazilian hospitality industry. http://www.nesst.org

    Hospitality International Awarded: October 2017
  7. DataKind

    $50,000 through November 2018

    to work with Delgado Community College to use data to improve outcomes in career education in the hospitality sector. www.datakind.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: September 2017
  8. The Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund

    $725,000 through August 2020

    to support the expansion of the Cowen Institute’s Earn and Learn program, an apprenticeship type job-training and education program, into hospitality pathways at the Hilton Riverside. http://www.tulane.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  9. University of Houston Foundation

    $2,400,000 through August 2020

    to the Conrad N. Hilton School of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Houston to support the implementation of recommendations from the strategic audit. http://www.universityofhoustonfoundation.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  10. Liberty's Kitchen

    $1,200,000 through August 2020

    to fund strategic planning, provide core support and increase organizational capacity. www.libertyskitchen.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: August 2017
  11. The Forum for Youth Investment

    $125,000 through June 2019

    to support advocacy on behalf of Opportunity Youth and foster youth populations. http://forumfyi.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: June 2017
  12. Cafe Hope Inc.

    $305,000 through March 2019

    as a capacity building grant for Café Hope, an organization that provides full-service culinary training paired with life skills to youth in the New Orleans metro area. http://cafehope.org

    Hospitality USA Awarded: March 2017
  13. University of Denver

    $200,000 through February 2020

    for the CFaSST (Commercial Food Safety and Service Training) refugee training program, a partnership between KSHM and the ECDC/African Community Center in Denver, Colorado. http://www.du.edu

    Hospitality USA Awarded: February 2017