Hilton in the Community Foundation is committed to supporting young people in need to have a brighter future. Focusing on children and young people, the Foundation works to improve the quality of education and the provision of health care to relieve suffering and equip individuals. Hilton Worldwide facilitates the fundraising and administration of Hilton in the Community Foundation by supporting core costs, fundraising and volunteering activities. The funds raised go directly to projects reaching sick, disabled and underprivileged young people. The Foundation has a particular focus on supporting:
- Children and young people with disabilities
- Young people in hospital
- Life-limited children and young people in hospices
Grant applications for up to £10,000 can be approved by the Committee, and applications for more than £10,000 are recommended to the Trustees for final approval. There is no limit on the amount of money that a charity can request. Applicants must be registered charities.
To find out more visit http://www.hilton-foundation.org.uk/application.htm
The closing date for the current round is 8 May 2013.