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


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


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


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

Foundation Grants and Resources


Recent News from Kellogg Foundation

Lack of direction ends $13M Kalamazoo education initiative, report says
Foundation: Kalamazoo Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Meanwhile, the Kalamazoo Community Foundation commissioned iEval, a Battle Creek consulting group, to explain what went wrong and...more

Awards and Research at UMMC and JSU
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The National Science Foundation awarded Jackson State University researchers $350,000 through its Early-concept Grants for Exploratory...more

Mega-companies distance themselves from charities found donating to anti-Trump group
Foundation: Ford Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

“As a philanthropic organization, we do not engage in political activities nor do we provide grants to support such activities,” the foundation...more

$30 million Heritage Tower renovation set to begin
Foundation: Battle Creek Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Harmsen's funding support is coming from Battle Creek Unlimited, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek Community Foundation, City of Battle...more

DCYF gets foundation grant to support young children
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The Department of Children, Youth and Families has been awarded a $415,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, which officials say...more

AAC&U Issues College Grants to Promote Racial Healing
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation, Newman's Own Foundation

Supported by gifts of $520,000 and $399,763 from Newman's Own Foundation and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), respectively, the AAC&U...more

The WK Kellogg Foundation's Radical Leftward Drift
Foundation: Open Society Institute, Tides Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

In 2015, the last year for which its IRS filings are available, the foundation distributed nearly 2,000 grants totaling $268,065,253. It ended the year...more

Detroit's own Kevin Ryan to lead Ford Foundation efforts to revitalize hometown
Foundation: Ford Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

It was difficult to really manage all of that work from New York,” said Ryan, who will oversee the $15 million in annual grants the Ford Foundation...more

How Alaska Tribes Solved Their Dental Health Crisis
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Dental health therapy takes half the time it takes to train a dentist. .... work of dental health therapy (funded by a grant by the W.K. Kellogg...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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