Rooted in the life interests and last will of our founder, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation pursues approaches that touch a diversity of people, places and needs. We invest in 11 priority areas, including the following initiatives and programs. Each involves partnering with grantees, generating new knowledge, giving voice to issues and joining with other to achieve measurable impact.
Building a global sisterhood to advance human development.
Achieving healthy and productive lives for transition age youth in foster care.
Ending chronic homelessness in Los Angeles County.
Accelerating the coverage of reliable access to safe and affordable water services
Substance Use Prevention
Preventing youth substance use through access to early intervention
Young Children Affected by HIV and AIDS
Improving early childhood development outcomes for young children affected by HIV and AIDS.
Preventing avoidable sight loss from cataract and blinding trachoma.
Revitalizing Catholic schools serving low-income families.
Disaster Relief & Recovery
Supporting disaster preparedness, relief and long-term recovery.
Building career pathways for youth in the hospitality sector
Seeking a cure and improving quality of life for those who live with multiple sclerosis.