1. Our News

    Advocates who have experienced homelessness SpeakUp!

    Homelessness June 29, 2016

    Find out how people who have experienced homelessness are taking control of their lives and advocating for others still living on the streets.

  2. Press Release

    Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Awards Close to $23 Million in Grants in the Second Quarter of 2016

    June 27, 2016 By Julia Friedman

    (LOS ANGELES) June 27, 2016– The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that it approved $22.9 million in grants during the second quarter of 2016.

  3. Our News

    Why U.S. foundations should take the global Sustainable Development Goals seriously

    June 1, 2016 By Edmund J. Cain

    In his article, originally published in the Spring 2016 issue of Responsive Philanthropy, the official publication of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, Vice President for Grant Programs Ed Cain calls on Foundations to get serious about supporting the Sustainable Development Goals.

  4. Our News

    The Future of Philanthropy in Humanitarian Action

    May 25, 2016 By Edmund J. Cain

    In this article, our Vice President, Grant Programs, Edmund J. Cain talks about the need for donors to keep pace with the evolving disaster relief and recovery sector.

  5. Our News

    Global Indicators Conference hosted by the Hilton Foundation

    May 19, 2016 By Barbara Thomas

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and UCLA began a very important conversation last month among a dozen or so of the world’s most esteemed strategists, statisticians and social scientists. The Global Indicators Conference, a daylong convening, invited some of the world’s “best counters” to shares their work measuring poverty and social progress.

  6. Our News

    Ruben Ochoa: A Story of Resilience and Strength

    May 19, 2016 By Jeannine Balfour

    Former foster youth Ruben Ochoa shares his story in honor of National Foster Care Awareness Month.

  7. Our News

    An anniversary unmarked, but not forgotten

    May 10, 2016 By Robert Miyashiro

    In March of last year, an op-ed by our Chairman, Steven M. Hilton, was published in The Seattle Times drawing attention to the plight of Syrian refugees and arguing that it was an urgent imperative for the international community to do more to alleviate their enormous suffering. Since then, the issue has finally entered the consciousness of the Western world– after the human catastrophe and security threats that he forecast became apparent.

  8. Our News

    Keeping Alcohol in Focus to Reduce Youth Substance Use

    Substance Use Prevention April 12, 2016 By Alexa Eggleston

    Alcohol is the most commonly used drug among youth in the United States. Excessive drinking is responsible for more than 4,300 deaths among underage youth each year and cost the U.S. $24 billion annually. In addition to the thousands of deaths each year that result from underage drinking, approximately 200,000 young people visit an emergency room for alcohol related injuries.