News

Get updates on news
  1. Our News

    FrameWorks Institute Releases Report on Media and Organizational Discourse on Adolescent Substance Use

    Substance Use Prevention September 22, 2016

    What's missing from the public conversation on adolescent substance use? For one thing, it's lacking crucial information about what makes adolescence a sensitive period for brain development.

  2. Press Release

    Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Opens Nominations for 2017 Hilton Humanitarian Prize

    September 15, 2016

    (Los Angeles) Sept. 15, 2016 – The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that the nomination period is now open for the 2017 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize. At $2 million, The Hilton Humanitarian Prize is the largest humanitarian award in the world.

  3. Press Release

    Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Launches “Sister To All” Campaign to Tell Their Stories

    Catholic Sisters September 6, 2016

    (Los Angeles) Sept. 6, 2016 – The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation today announced the results of a recent market research study that shows that Catholic sisters, while highly respected, remain a mystery to most Americans.

  4. Our News

    Research Reveals that Americans Regard Catholic Sisters Highly, Despite Knowing Little About Their Remarkable Work

    Catholic Education Catholic Sisters September 6, 2016 By Sabrina Wong

    Last Sunday, Pope Francis made official what the world has long perceived: Mother Teresa is a saint. With her unwavering dedication to serving the poorest of the poor, Mother Teresa earned the admiration of people from all walks of life, across geographic and religious boundaries. Arguably the most famous Catholic sister of our time, Mother Teresa exemplifies qualities that Conrad N. Hilton admired in Catholic sisters when he charged the Foundation to: “Give aid to… the Sisters, who devote their love and life’s work for the good of mankind.”

  5. Our News

    Generation Found coming to a screen near you!

    Substance Use Prevention August 30, 2016

    “Just Say No” was a slogan. This is a revolution.

  6. Press Release

    Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Opens Nominations for Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis

    Multiple Sclerosis August 29, 2016 By Julia Friedman

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that nominations are now open for the Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis Research.

  7. Press Release

    Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces the Task Force for Global Health as 2016 Recipient of $2 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

    August 9, 2016

    Atlanta-based organization to receive largest humanitarian award in the world for its contributions to improving health of people living in extreme poverty.

  8. Our News

    Emphasizing the "L" in MEL: Guest Post

    August 1, 2016 By Tom David

    Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) have become indispensable features in the practice of smart and accountable philanthropy. With the IRS’ recent release of foundations’ 990-PF tax returns as machine-readable data, we may be on the cusp of a new level of public scrutiny of the practices of organized philanthropy in the U.S.

Get updates on news