W. K. Kellogg Foundation (MI)



The W.K. Kellogg Foundation was established in 1930 by breakfast cereal pioneer W.K. Kellogg. They defined their purpose as administering funds for the promotion of the welfare, comfort, health, education, feeding, clothing, sheltering, and safeguarding of children and youth, directly or indirectly, without regard to sex, race, creed, or nationality.


Over the past years, the foundation's programming has continued to evolved. They strive to remain innovative and responsive with the ever changing needs of the society.



the foundation's mission is to support children, families, and communities as they strengthen and create conditions that propel vulnerable children to achieve success as individuals and as contributors to the larger community and society.


Web Address

www.wkkf.org

Social Media Links

YouTube - www.youtube.com/kelloggfoundation

Twitter - @wk_kellogg_fdn

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - feeds.feedburner.com/wkkf/newsroom

News - feeds.feedburner.com/wkkf/newsreleases

Assets

$7,696,627,040 - 2011-08-31
$8,402,996,155 - 2007-08-31


Giving

$236,115,064 - 2011-08-31
$302,844,012 - 2007-08-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Kellogg Foundation


GRCC's $1M grant will train vulnerable residents for public works, health jobs
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Grand Rapids Community College received a three-year, $1 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to help train residents in vulnerable neighborhoods for in-demand jobs in...more

College wins $1M grant for career training
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

A local college has received a $1-million grant for a project that connects vulnerable populations with careers in public works and health care. The grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation will...more

Nonprofit Lands $1.15 Million Grant to Help Black Businesses Conquer Entrepreneurial Barriers
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

“The Kellogg Foundation funded AEO's report on black business ownership last year because we knew it was imperative to understand what black business owners need in order to stabilize and grow...more

An Upstream Approach to Health Gains Steam with Corporate Givers
Foundation: de Beaumont Foundation, Humana Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

A case in point: The philanthropic arm of the health insurance company Humana plans to adopt a more upstream approach to guide its grant making in 2018. The Humana Foundation will focus on addressing...more

Who's Backing the Nonprofit Investing Directly in Poor Families?
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Friedman Family Foundation, McGregor Fund, Cambridge Community Foundation, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, James Irvine Foundation , Kresge Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Skillman Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Irvine Foundation, Newman's Own Foundation

Gerena positions FII's approach and results in contrast to government policies and philanthropic efforts built on outdated and misleading stereotypes about the working poor and that don't do enough...more

JPMorgan Chase to Boost Philanthropic Investments By $1.75 Billion
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

JPMorgan Chase has announced that it will boost its philanthropic investments over the next five years by 40 percent, to $1.75 billion. Announced as part of the bank's plan to invest $20 billion in...more

Communities Foundation gives $150000 to support racial equality
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Kellogg Foundation

"Allowing people the space to tell their stories and experiences of bias and discrimination and providing opportunities for others to hear those stories and be touched by them is the first step...more

Reflection and Action on National Day of Racial Healing
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Conversations on America's legacy of racism and xenophobia can be difficult, even make us uncomfortable. But silence would signal indifference, and we are not indifferent to the historic and...more

Finding MLK's Daybreak: Racial Healing for Philanthropy
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality.” Martin...more

Prayers given on National Day of Racial Healing
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Around 30 members of the Selma community met on the steps of City Hall to participate in a prayer circle in collaboration with the National Day of Racial Healing. The National Day of Racial Healing...more

Illustrative Grants from Kellogg Foundation



Florida Center for Fiscal & Economic Policy, Inc. - $300,000

Tides Center - $59,529

Marketumbrella.org - $188,343

Michigan State University - $55,000

Network for Good, Inc. - $150,000

Echoing Green - $350,000

D Squared Foundation - $160,000

Center for Civic Policy - $75,000

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton - $1,500,000

MDC, Inc. - $1,617,498





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