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Jun 17, 2014, 16:17 ET
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Hilton Foundation launches Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in MS

 The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is issuing an open invitation to submit proposals for the Marilyn Hilton Award for Innovation in Multiple...

Mar 25, 2014, 13:18 ET
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Steven M. Hilton To Step Down As President And CEO Of The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

On Tuesday, March 25, 2014, Steven M. Hilton, announced his retirement as President and CEO of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation at the end of 2015....

Feb 25, 2014, 03:00 ET

Public-Private Partnership Creates $18 Million Fund to Provide Housing for High-Need Homeless Patients in Los Angeles County

 The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS), in collaboration with other governmental partners and the Conrad N. Hilton...

Dec 12, 2013, 15:19 ET
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Hilton Foundation approves record number of new grants totaling $38.3 million

--Funding supports 33 organizations, furthering the foundation's strategic initiatives-- The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton...

Nov 12, 2013, 11:00 ET

Groundbreaking Report Shows 20 Percent Of Teenage Mothers Are Victims Of Abuse, One In Four Teen Girls In Foster Care Give Birth, In Los Angeles County

A first-of-its-kind study released today links birth and child protective services records in Los Angeles County revealing new insights regarding...

Oct 24, 2013, 18:09 ET
Executive Director Dorothy Rozga accepts the 2013 Hilton Humanitarian Prize from Steven M Hilton on behalf of ECPAT International.  (PRNewsFoto/Conrad N. Hilton Foundation)

ECPAT, Global NGO Leading Fight To Stop Commercial Sexual Exploitation Of Children, Awarded Hilton Prize - World's Largest Humanitarian Prize - At Dinner Ceremony

Prize was awarded at dinner event after exclusive "Humanitarianism & Technology: A Global Game Changer" Symposium Discussed Ways to Alleviate...

Jan 17, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Hilton Foundation Awards $600,000 In Grants To Assist Hurricane Sandy Recovery

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has awarded $600,000 to help people affected by Hurricane Sandy in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. ...

Nov 06, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Hilton Foundation Opens New Campus In Agoura Hills With Long-term Goals For The Future

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has formally moved into its new campus in Agoura Hills, California.  The structure has been carefully...

Sep 06, 2012, 15:02 ET
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness Executive Director Barbara Poppe speaks at August 16, 2012 event announcing grant awards from Home For Good Funders Collaborative

Hilton Foundation Announces $7.8 Million Grant To End Chronic Homelessness In Los Angeles County

 The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation recently approved $7.8 million for the "Home For Good" action plan, a partnership...

Oct 13, 2002, 01:00 ET

'Social Justice: Bridging the Global Gap Between Rich and Poor' -- High-Level Consultation Begins October 14, 2002, Sponsored by Hilton Foundation

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts in global humanitarian assistance will tackle the difficult question why their efforts are not closing...

Oct 13, 2002, 01:00 ET

$1 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize to Be Presented October 14, 2002, to SOS-Kinderdorf International Serving Homeless and Orphaned Children Worldwide

Nobel Prize Winner Oscar Arias to Keynote New York Waldorf=Astoria Luncheon WHO: SOS-Kinderdorf International, the umbrella for SOS...