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Hilton Foundation Invests $12 Million to End Homelessness

Deborah De Santis | Posted 12.24.2014 | Business
Deborah De Santis

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is receiving well-deserved attention and accolades for its $12 million investment in efforts to increase the supply of...

A Special Birthday Wish for Helen Keller

Kathy Spahn | Posted 08.26.2013 | Impact
Kathy Spahn

Achieving the elimination of blinding trachoma in 2015 in Mali and Niger will reinforce the promise of global elimination for 2020 and can save the sight of thousands of children and adults. It can also serve as one of the greatest tributes to Helen Keller's legacy the world has ever seen.

On World Water Day, Fight For Clean Water, Sanitation

Steven M. Hilton | Posted 05.22.2012 | Impact
Steven M. Hilton

We reached the Millennium Development Goals water target because we made clean water a global priority and worked in partnership to achieve it. We need the same single-minded purpose and renewed partnership now.

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Water for Africa, and the Nobel Peace Prize

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 12.07.2011 | World
Peter H. Gleick

The remarkable president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, has just been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul Karman of Yemen for their work on women's rights.

Handicap International Renews Focus On Humanitarian Aid

Rahim Kanani | Posted 07.21.2011 | Impact
Rahim Kanani

Dr. Richardier was responsible for Handicap International's involvement as a founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, which was collectively awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997.

President Of The Conrad Hilton Foundation Reflects On 70 Years Of Philanthropy

Rahim Kanani | Posted 05.27.2011 | Impact
Rahim Kanani

I conducted an in-depth interview with Steven M. Hilton, President and CEO of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, on the evolution of the foundation and their efforts to date.

Hilton Foundation Pledges $50 Million To Clean Water Initiatives

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of World Water Day, the Conrad Hilton Foundation announced a $50 million commitment to clean water initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa, Mexico ...

International Group For Disabled Wins $1.5 Million Prize

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced March 15, 2011 that the recipient of its humanitarian award -- and its $1.5 million prize -- will be Handica...

A Report from Women in the World: Stories and Solutions Summit - Part 1

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marcia G. Yerman

At the Daily Beast's "Women in the World" conference last weekend the theme repeated and over was that "women's rights may exist on the books and in the law, but not on the street."

Donated Circus Tents To House Haiti Government

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Thanks to a generous Nevada real estate developer, Cirque du Soleil tents are en route to Haiti to serve as a temporary headquarters for Port-au-Princ...