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.

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Social Media Links

YouTube - www.youtube.com/kelloggfoundation

Twitter - @wk_kellogg_fdn

Foundation Grants and Resources

Recent News from Kellogg Foundation

Our Nation's Care Infrastructure Is Failing Families. It's Time for Philanthropy to Make It a Priority.
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Why Philanthropy Needs to Step Up. A philanthropic show of force is especially critical at a time when policy makers are stepping up efforts to...more

New Mexico Department of Health Collaborates with Community Partners to Ensure Equitable ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Tracie Collins. With grants totaling $4.6 million from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, this collaborative partnership will work with community...more

As need rises, so does call for private foundations to up payouts
Foundation: Kresge Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Calls rise for philanthropy to increase payouts amid current high demand; Study finds increases not sustainable long term, could take up to 20 years...more

Battle Creek development projects to watch in 2021
Foundation: Battle Creek Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

That committee is operating as a nonprofit under the Battle Creek Community Foundation, which has committed $40,000 towards the...more

Subject: Keeping Up With Digital Demands Challenges Nonprofits
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Kellogg Foundation

Philanthropy experts are opposed to the calls for new rules, saying there are many good reasons for foundations to transfer money to...more

The Week in impact investing: Narrative
Foundation: Skoll Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

It's time for investors to bend the curve on impact, says SJF Venture's Dave Kirkpatrick, this week's Agent of Impact. That impact investing can...more

Mexico president attacks environmentalists' foreign funding
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Many of the groups have been receiving grants for years before López ... The purpose of the grant, according to the foundation, doesn't mention...more

Ladies Who Launch announces grant program: Where women business owners can turn for Covid ...
Foundation: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Kellogg Foundation, and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in a collective effort to increase their annual grantmaking. The five foundations anticipate...more

WK Kellogg Foundation grants $150K to Mississippi 30 Day Fund for minority-owned businesses
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The Kellogg Foundation's grant allows the MS 30 Day Fund to offer at least 50 additional forgivable loans of up to $3,000 to the women-...more

Black philanthropy and the Divine Nine
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Black sororities and fraternities are important philanthropic entities. The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) and it's PHL...more

Illustrative Grants from Kellogg Foundation

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

Tides Center-$59,529


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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Social Entrepreneurship

Is Corporate Philanthropy Dead?

Senay Ataselim-Yilmaz, Chief Operating Officer, Turkish Philanthropy Funds, writes that philanthropy often solves the very problems that stems from market failure. Some social issues, however,  cannot be tackled by questioning the return on investment.

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