Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • Total

    $33,013,000

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

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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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  • Priority Area

    Avoidable Blindness

    $0

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

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  • Priority Area

    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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  • Priority Area

    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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  • Priority Area

    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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  • Priority Area

    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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  • Priority Area

    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. Center for Effective Philanthropy, Inc.

    $100,000 through March 2019

    for general operating support. http://www.effectivephilanthropy.org

    USA Awarded: March 2018
  2. World Economic Forum

    $250,000 through December 2018

    to support the development and production of the second iteration of the Sustainable Development Impact Summit. http://www.weforum.org

    International Awarded: December 2017
  3. The Atlantic

    $100,000 through November 2018

    for capacity support to cover issues impacting vulnerable communities with rigor and depth. https://www.theatlantic.com

    International Awarded: December 2017
  4. Southern California Public Radio

    $100,000 through November 2018

    for general operating support. http://www.scpr.org

    USA Awarded: December 2017
  5. National Public Radio

    $250,000 through November 2018

    for general operating support. http://www.npr.org

    USA Awarded: December 2017
  6. Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

    $250,000 through July 2018

    to identify new approaches for philanthropy to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. http://www.rockpa.org

    International Awarded: November 2017
  7. Southern California Grantmakers

    $50,000 through July 2018

    for general operating support to include the 2017 Annual Conference. http://www.socalgrantmakers.org

    USA Awarded: August 2017
  8. The New York Opportunity Network, Inc.

    $500,000 through May 2018

    for general operating support to facilitate the organization's strategic growth plan. http://www.opportunitynetwork.org

    USA Awarded: May 2017
  9. World Economic Forum

    $175,000 through September 2017

    to support an Impact Summit, a multi-stakeholder gathering to accelerate progress towards the 2030 agenda, scheduled for September 18-19, 2017 in New York. http://www.weforum.org

    International Awarded: March 2017
  10. Wild Salmon Center

    $700,000 through November 2017

    to support the North Pacific Salmon Stronghold Initiative ($500,000) and to provide general operating support ($200,000). http://www.wildsalmoncenter.org

    International Awarded: November 2016
  11. Casa Pacifica Centers for Children & Families

    $900,000 through December 2021

    to support the Building New Foundations of Hope capital campaign ($750,000 offered as a Program-Related Investment, and $150,000 offered as a grant). www.casapacifica.org

    USA Awarded: November 2016
  12. Boys Town Nevada, Inc.

    $500,000 through August 2017

    to support family services in a school-based initiative. http://www.boystown.org/locations/nevada

    USA Awarded: August 2016
  13. THE Foundation for Las Virgenes Schools

    $5,000 through May 2017

    for general operating support. http://www.thefoundationlvs.org

    USA Awarded: May 2016
  14. Media Impact Funders, Inc.

    $10,000 through May 2017

    to support membership. http://mediaimpactfunders.org

    USA Awarded: May 2016
  15. Communication Network

    $15,000 through May 2017

    to support the Annual Conference, including the creation of the conference application. http://www.comnetwork.org

    USA Awarded: May 2016
  16. Social Science Research Council

    $400,000 through December 2017

    to support Measure of America's A Portrait of Los Angeles County and to plan the creation of interactive tools and a platform to track and operationalize the domestic application of the Sustainable Development Goals. http://www.ssrc.org

    USA Awarded: May 2016
  17. Students Run America

    $5,000 through May 2017

    for general operating support of Students Run LA. http://www.srla.org

    USA Awarded: May 2016
  18. Peak Grantmaking, Inc.

    $100,000 through March 2017

    to support the Campaign for Excellence in Grants Management. www.gmnetwork.org

    USA Awarded: March 2016
  19. Regents of the University of California Los Angeles

    $5,440,000 through September 2019

    to create a program at UCLA that will train students in evidence-based approaches to accelerating poverty reduction and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. Training will support more effective actions to create equal opportunity for disadvantaged and vulnerable populations, more equitable health and education outcomes, increased livelihoods, and improve the environment.  http://www.research.ucla.edu

    USA Awarded: March 2016
  20. Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute

    $300,000 through July 2018

    to create a Reagan Hologram Exhibit at the Reagan Museum. http://www.reaganfoundation.org

    USA Awarded: March 2016