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Homelessness Advocacy Efforts that Really Move the Needle

In this article about the role of advocacy in moving the needle toward ending homelessness, we share three ideas for a successful advocacy campaign to achieve greater impact.

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    A look at our 20th anniversary Prize celebrations — Nominate the next winner now!

    October 26, 2015 By Judy M. Miller, Maggie B. Miller, Hannah Mora

    At $2 million, the Hilton Humanitarian Prize remains the world’s largest humanitarian award. On October 14, more than 400 guests joined us to celebrate 20 years of the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize and to congratulate the 20th recipient, Seattle-based land rights organization, Landesa.

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    Our New Approach to Funding Hospitality Workforce Development

    Hospitality October 19, 2015 By Elizabeth Cheung, Justin McAuliffe

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has a long history of grantmaking in support of education for the hospitality industry. Acknowledging that the hospitality industry has changed, we recently revised our funding guidelines for our Hospitality Program. Learn how our new guidelines align with our overarching mission of improving the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged people around the world.

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    Homelessness in LA: Living in a state of emergency

    Homelessness September 30, 2015 By Steven M. Hilton

    LA City leaders have declared a state of emergency regarding the homelessness crisis in the region, but what should we do next? Our CEO, Steven M. Hilton proposes four things to keep in mind.

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    What’s in a brand?

    September 23, 2015 By Marc Moorghen

    What our new branding says about the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and how we put it to good use on our new website.

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    Celebrating Recovery, Looking Towards the Intersection of Education and Public Health

    Substance Use Prevention September 16, 2015 By Alexa Eggleston, Tenille Metti

    National Recovery Month focuses on bringing awareness to mental health and substance use disorders and celebrating those who are in recovery.

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    Announcing the Creation of the Hilton Prize Coalition

    September 15, 2015 By Media Contact

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces an Increase to the Hilton Humanitarian Prize and a Grant to the Hilton Prize Coalition

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    Infographic: Identifying Early Warning Signs

    Substance Use Prevention June 24, 2015 By Alexa Eggleston

    Youth are especially vulnerable to developing substance use disorders, which carry the potential for life-altering consequences. The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation’s strategy focuses on screening and early intervention.