The Kresge Foundation



The Kresge Foundation is a private, national foundation based in Detroit was established since 1924 by Sebastian Spering Kresge.


The foundation supports seven specifically defined programs: Arts and Culture, Community Development, Detroit, Education, Health, and Human Services. They partner with those organizations and individuals commited to the needs of poor people and communities.



The hallmark of their work as a foundation is creating opportunities for low-income people.


Web Address

www.kresge.org

Social Media Links

Blog - www.kresge.org/kresge-blog

Facebook - www.facebook.com/TheKresgeFoundation

Twitter - @kresgefdn

YouTube - www.youtube.com/user/TheKresgeFoundation

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - feeds.feedburner.com/kresge-news

Blogs - feeds.feedburner.com/kresge-blog

Assets

$3,040,453,049 - 2011-12-31
$3,329,856,115 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$93,467,328 - 2011-12-31
$117,863,803 - 2006-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Kresge Foundation


Kresge grants $450000 to Detroit Regional Chamber Foundation to improve college readiness ...
Foundation: Kresge Foundation

The Kresge Foundation and the Detroit Regional Chamber Foundation today announced new funding to launch a comprehensive plan and...more

73% Of Metro Detroit High Schoolers Go On To College. Only 35% Of Those Kids Get A Degree.
Foundation: Kresge Foundation

... in 2015 made up of education, business, philanthropy, government and nonprofit community leaders to work to address ... Philanthropic partners like Kresge play a key role in helping us reach our...more

Water Systems Are In Crisis. How Can Funders Help?
Foundation: Kresge Foundation

“Philanthropic capital can be a catalyst for that work,” says Kim Dempsey, ... “This capital scan shows how philanthropy can support those...more

Renaissance West Community Initiative Receives National BUILD Health Challenge Grant
Foundation: de Beaumont Foundation, Johnson Foundation , Kresge Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

This BUILD Health Challenge grant, with matching funds from Novant Health and Carolinas HealthCare System, will be led by William...more

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive educational attainment after high school
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

Each Talent Hub community will receive $350,000 in grant funding over 42 ... The Indianapolis-based Lumina Foundation will provide these funds...more

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive more educational attainment
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive more educational attainment ... The Indianapolis-based Lumina Foundation will provide these funds...more

Lumina Foundations designates Talent Hub
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

GREENSBURG – On Monday, Lumina Foundation announced the ... The EcO Network will be eligible for grant funding of $350,000 from Lumina...more

Kresge Foundation to provide $1M in grants to Detroit community development organizations
Foundation: Kresge Foundation

And that's exactly what the Kresge Foundation is doing with the announcement that it will be providing $1 million dollars in grants to 21...more

Southeast Indiana gains Talent Hub status and grant eligibility
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

“This designation is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the education, community foundation, industry (including more than...more

Guide: Where the art is
Foundation: Kresge Foundation

... the Kresge Foundation along with the Skillman and Erb Family foundations, Community Foundation of Southeastern Michigan and Chase...more





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