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Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

http://www.hiltonfoundation.org

Overview

  • Organization TypeFoundation
  • Staff26-50
  • Development Budget50 Million - 100 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1944
The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is a family foundation established in 1944 by the man who started Hilton Hotels. They provide funds to nonprofit organizations working to improve the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people throughout the world. Rooted in the life interests and last will of their founder, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation pursues approaches that touch a diversity of people, places and needs. They invest in ten priority areas, including the following initiatives and programs: INITIATIVES -Their strategic initiatives involve funding several partners, generating new knowledge, and collaborating with other funders to achieve measurable impact. Providing safe water -Increasing sustainable access to safe water for people in severe need within developing countries. Ending chronic homelessness -Making permanent supportive housing a reality for chronically homeless people in Los Angeles County. Preventing substance abuse -Helping people gain the understanding, skill, and confidence to resist drugs and alcohol abuse. Caring for vulnerable children -Helping youth involved with the foster care system in the United States, and children affected by AIDS in the developing world, thrive in the communities where they live. Supporting Catholic Sisters -Helping Sisters sustain and broaden the impact of their work. MAJOR PROGRAMS The Foundation also gives priority to the following program areas. 1. Confronting sight loss: Preventing blindness and empowering those facing the challenges of visual impairment. 2. Overcoming multiple sclerosis: Seeking a cure and improving quality of life for those who are affected by MS. 3. Responding to disasters: Providing water, sanitation, and other aid to people in the aftermath of natural disasters; promoting disaster preparedness. 4. Nurturing Catholic schools: Supporting Catholic schools and extending their educational benefit to more youth. 5. Educating students for hospitality industry: Creating opportunities for the next generation of hotel and restaurant managers.

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    Examples of past jobs

    • Taryn Lee
      United States
    • Senior Program Officer, Catholic Sisters Initiative (Africa-focus)
      United States

    Staff at Conrad N. Hilton Foundation have experience in

    Sectors

    • development
    • research & development
    • development aid
    • civil society
    • grant management

    Funders

    • conrad n. hilton foundation

    Countries

    • united states
    • burkina faso
    • ethiopia
    • uganda
    • ghana

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • with experience in conflict areas

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    Company Offices
    • United States (headquarters)
    • Agoura Hills
    • 30440 Agoura Road

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    Primary sectors

    Economic Policy
    Financial Services
    Research & Development