Grants

Our Grantmaking in 2018

  • 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. United Way

    $200,000 through December 2018

    to support the medium- to long-term recovery of vulnerable communities impacted by the Southern California wildfires. http://www.unitedwayla.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery USA Awarded: December 2017
  2. United Way of Ventura County, Inc.

    $200,000 through December 2018

    to support the medium- to long-term recovery of vulnerable communities impacted by the Southern California wildfires. http://vcunitedway.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery USA 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. World Economic Forum

    $250,000 through December 2018

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

    International Awarded: December 2017
  5. Southern California Public Radio

    $100,000 through November 2018

    for general operating support. www.scpr.org

    USA Awarded: December 2017
  6. National Public Radio

    $250,000 through November 2018

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

    USA Awarded: December 2017
  7. Ground Truth Solutions

    $65,000 through December 2018

    to support the development of the Humanitarian Voice Index. groundtruthsolutions.org

    Disaster Relief & Recovery International Awarded: December 2017
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Northwest Assistance Ministries

    $250,000 through December 2018

    to provide housing assistance and wrap-around services to those displaced by Hurricane Harvey in Houston. http://namonline.org/

    Disaster Relief & Recovery USA Awarded: November 2017
  11. WSUP Advisory CIC

    $284,000 through December 2018

    to provide support to the mid-western umbrella of water and sewage in Uganda, so it may play its new role as a water authority. http://www.wsup.com/

    Safe Water International Awarded: November 2017
  12. ChildFund International, USA

    $350,000 through June 2019

    to establish a Secretariat for the Early Childhood Development Action Network. http://www.childfund.org

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2017
  13. Desert Research Institute

    $100,000 through December 2018

    to address issues related to sustainable groundwater development. www.dri.edu

    Safe Water International Awarded: November 2017
  14. San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center

    $25,000 through November 2018

    to support the development of an Economic Analysis to End Abuse. http://safeandsound.org/

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  15. 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
  16. Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation

    $75,000 through December 2018

    to support the production of and incorporation of stories of Catholic sisters throughout the feature length documentary film "The Francis Impact." https://www.saltandlighttv.org/

    Catholic Sisters International Awarded: November 2017
  17. J. David Gladstone Institutes

    $405,000 through October 2019

    to support research on the coagulation cascade as a biomarker for progressive multiple sclerosis. www.gladstoneinstitutes.org

    Multiple Sclerosis USA Awarded: November 2017
  18. First Star Inc.

    $450,000 through November 2019

    to support the First Star Bruin Scholars Academy in Los Angeles and the CUNY Staten Island Academy in New York. http://www.firststar.org

    Foster Youth USA Awarded: November 2017
  19. University of Witwatersrand

    $250,000 through November 2018

    to develop an early childhood development tracking and accountability mechanism linked to Countdown 2030.

    Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS International Awarded: November 2017
  20. YouthBuild USA, Inc.

    $250,000 through June 2019

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

    Hospitality International Awarded: November 2017