• Insight Center for Community Economic Development
    $50,000 through September, 2021

    to support the Insight Center as they adapt their research on equity in the hospitality industry to include COVID-19's effects.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: September, 2020
  • Wonder Seed Foundation
    $85,000 through January, 2021

    for a pilot project using technology to address mental health challenges among Opportunity Youth who are enrolled in job training.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: September, 2020
  • University of Houston Foundation
    $1,000,000 through August, 2022

    For continuing support through upgrades in technology and improved learning spaces for the Conrad N. Hilton School of Hotel and Restaurant Management.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: August, 2020
  • Liberty's Kitchen
    $750,000 through August, 2022

    To support Liberty's Kitchen to train Opportunity Youth for careers that lead to economic self-sufficiency.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: August, 2020
  • Agenda for Children, Inc.
    $35,000 through December, 2020

    to fund an enterprise administrator for Efforts to Outcomes, a community wide case management system.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: July, 2020
  • New Orleans Career Center
    $50,000 through May, 2021

    to document lessons learned and guide other youth serving technical training centers and programs in building rapid response workforce training.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: June, 2020
  • Liberty's Kitchen
    $100,000 through September, 2020

    to support two critical community needs: the drastic call for food security, and alternative employment avenues for Liberty's Alumni who are also experiencing economic stress.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: June, 2020
  • Gregorian University Foundation
    $125,500 through July, 2022

    to provide scholarships for Catholic sisters to obtain the Diploma in Safeguarding offered by the Centre for Child Protection (CCP) at the Pontifical Gregorian University.

    Hospitality Workforce Development International Awarded: June, 2020
  • Kisumu Medical and Education Trust
    $400,000 through October, 2021

    to develop a plan to scale nurturing care to Kenyan Counties in the Lake Region Economic Bloc and continue support for adolescent mothers and COVID-19 response efforts in Siaya County, Kenya.

    Hospitality Workforce Development International Awarded: June, 2020
  • Oblate School of Theology
    $330,000 through June, 2024

    to support Catholic sisters' formation and lifelong learning in Africa and Latin America.

    Hospitality Workforce Development International Awarded: June, 2020