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


Michigan lawmakers applauded for funding program supporting state farmers, families
Foundation: Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation

This funding joins additional support provided over the years by the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, Bank of America, Charles Stewart...more

YAC starts learning about 'responsible grantmaking'
Foundation: Hot Springs Area Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

A component of the Hot Springs Area Community Foundation, YAC membership consists of about 20 students grades 9-12 from multiple...more

NCHE Leadership Transition: Christopher to Succeed Executive Director and Co-Founder Smedley
Foundation: Schott Foundation for Public Education, Kellogg Foundation

Previously, Dr. Christopher was Executive Director of The Innovation in ... which implemented powerful initiatives to address social determinants...more

Kalamazoo Truth And Racial Healing Endowment Grows
Foundation: Kalamazoo Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

... project have come from the Kalamazoo Community Foundation and the Stryker Johnston Foundation. And Pickett-Erway says fundraising...more

'Reverse the polarity' tops ImpactAlpha's charts for the transformation of finance
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

... and memes with which we try to make sense of impact investing news. ... Inside the new hybrids, sustainable and impact investment strategies...more

SCPD board approved paving at Mercy, new trail head landscaping at Garlo
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

In 2009, Seneca County received an A2R grant from the Kellogg Foundation to Tiffin Community Foundation. The purpose of the fund is to...more

Inside The Massive, Coordinated Push To Make Sure A Census Citizenship Question Does Not ...
Foundation: Ford Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Open Society Foundations

That increased investment from philanthropy has been crucial for the coordinated network of advocacy groups across the country. Major...more

Stanford Social Innovation Review Profiles Collaborative CDFI Microlending Model in New Mexico
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Nusenda Credit Union, a credit union based in New Mexico, is partnering with W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the Albuquerque Community Foundation; the McCune Charitable Foundation; and local,...more

Half of Harvard's Summer i-Lab Teams Are Impact Entrepreneurs
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

More than half of Harvard's Innovation Labs incubator's graduates are impact entrepreneurs. There are 80 teams, but only 18 of the teams joined i-Lab's "social impact" track. According to i-Lab's...more

New-majority capital, Kenya's MPost delivery service, Philly's food misfits, Harvard's impact ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Harvard's Innovation Labs incubator has graduated hundreds of student ... only 18 of the teams were accepted through i-Lab's “social impact”...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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Foundation-owned Social Enterprise Serves Poor, Underserved Countries Across the world


Foundation-owned Social Enterprise Serves Poor, Underserved Countries Across the world

Gradian Health Systems, which pioneered the CE-marked Universal Anaesthesia Machine to bring general anaesthesia in underserved communities around the world on patients of any age, is a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC) solely owned by a New York City-based private foundation, the Nick Simons Foundation.




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Edited by: Michael Saunders

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