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


  

Recent News from Kellogg Foundation


Project: $1.9M to increase preterm baby breastfeeding
Foundation: Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, Kellogg Foundation

Breasfeeding seems to be a very commonly adapted practice in our society. Keeping up, and continuing the use of breast milk for an infant or young baby, is crucial to their health. I believe the 1.9...more

Who's Standing Behind This Progressive Think Tank In a Big Way?
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Corporate though its origins may be, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation is remarkably willing to back workers. And as a new push for labor rights...more

3 UP organizations receive grants from Michigan Humanities
Foundation: Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan, Kellogg Foundation

These grants will support a variety of projects that use history and ... “We are honored to partner with the W. K. Kellogg Foundation to engage in...more

Major grant to help with premature infant survival rates in Mississippi's Delta
Foundation: Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, Kellogg Foundation

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation grant to the Hernando-based Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi will allow the Right! From The...more

TROY receives $363000 grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation to help area pre-K education
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The grant will fund Project Pre-K to K Transition, a program that will create ... development and ongoing support for child care providers of 4-year-olds. ... A pilot for the program was conducted in...more

$1.9M grant targets infant health in Delta
Foundation: Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, Johnson Foundation , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

One of the largest grants ever administered by the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi will be used to tackle a major health issue, the...more

Foundations pledge $125M to Flint recovery
Foundation: Ford Foundation, Johnson Foundation , Kresge Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Ruth Mott Foundation, Skillman Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Other philanthropic supporters are the Carnegie Corp. of New York ($1 million), FlintNOW ... "There is no way that philanthropy can rebuild the...more

Ten foundations donate $125M for Flint recovery efforts
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ford Foundation, Johnson Foundation , Kresge Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Ruth Mott Foundation, Skillman Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

To recover from its water contamination crisis, the city of Flint, Michigan will get $125 million in funding from community organizations, including the Mott Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the...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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