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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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Recent News from Kellogg Foundation

Battle Creek Public Schools looking to attract educators with financial housing incentives
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

"Everyone benefits when teachers and administrators live in a community where they serve," Battle Creek Public Schools Director of Transformation Dr. Anita Harvey tells Fox 17. That's why the...more

Foundation's Youth Advisory Council seeks new members - The Mining Gazette
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Philanthropy – It's more than just giving money! YAC teaches students the importance of giving time and talent. • Service – Members take an...more

Two Years On, Foundations Stand By Issuing Bonds In Pandemic
Foundation: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Bush Foundation, California Endowment, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Lilly Endowment

When the Ford Foundation took the unprecedented step in June 2020 of issuing $1 billion in debt to help stabilize other nonprofits, it delighted investors and inspired several other large foundations...more

Innovative Oahu program for at-risk youth in the running for globally-competitive $20M grant
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Kawailoa Youth and Family Wellness Center was one of 1,453 non-profit applicants from 72 countries vying for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation's...more

The Architecture of Big Philanthropy - Capital Research Center
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Johnson Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Lilly Endowment, Bloomberg Philanthropies

Leslie Lenkowsky is professor emeritus in public affairs and philanthropic studies at Paul H. O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs...more

Statement from W.K. Kellogg Foundation on Buffalo, NY and Racialized Violence
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, Kellogg Foundation

This community's long-standing work, facilitated by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, has brought people together to envision...more

Hope for Haiti Receives $1.2M Grant From W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Strengthen School ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

... of child-friendly spaces for nearly 7,000 Haitian school children and ... on research, innovation labs, and planning in the education...more

Early childhood education workers share input with state official during Farmington visit
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

More:San Juan College will open child care center in Aztec with $300k Kellogg Foundation grant. Elisabeth Groginsky, secretary of the New...more

Illustrative Grants from Kellogg Foundation

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

Tides Center-$59,529$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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Roshan, the first telecommunications company that transformed the “luxury” of a phone call in Afghanistan into an everyday convenience,  became the first-ever, certified Benefit Corporation in the Middle East.

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