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 Grants and Resources

Recent News from Kellogg Foundation

Nonprofits take new approach in South Valley
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

... W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Albuquerque Community Foundation. Susan Matteucci, executive director of Southwest Creations...more

Torti Taco coming downtown, alongside new residential units, with help of $325K BCU grants
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The Real Estate Improvement Fund was made possible by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, according to Battle Creek Unlimited. The fund...more

Grants supporting immigrant community offered to New Mexico nonprofits
Foundation: Con Alma Health Foundation, Santa Fe Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Grants will range from $7,500 to $15,000. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded a $500,000 grant to Con Alma Health Foundation to establish...more

The Week in impact investing: Toppled
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

And while we're toppling racist monuments, let's uproot assumptions, biases and practices that have distorted finance and investing, including...more

The Brief: Incentivizing impact, alt-leather, pan-African innovation, frontier debt finance, pipeline ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Many impact investing funds and deals replicate the traditional financial incentives of debt and equity, writes Aunnie Patton Power of Intelligent...more

The Week in impact investing: Independence
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Nike, Kellogg Foundation

TGIF, Agents of Impact! We hold these truths to be self-evident. The convergence of COVID and the movement for racial justice has made clear that...more

How to unlock the value of diversity and inclusion in impact investing
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

In our own assessment of private equity and impact investing's primary data providers (including both established venture capital and private...more

The Brief: Unlocking returns on inclusion, COVID lending in West Africa, Hamilton Lane's impact ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

“It's time for the impact investing community to lead the investing world in breaking through the systemic barriers that impede capital from flowing to...more

Philanthropy steps up to help as crisis hits nonprofits hard
Foundation: Grand Haven Area Community Foundation, Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area, Ford Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Philanthropic giving in response to this crisis could reach unprecedented levels.‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúTherefore, foundations will need to closely examine what's viable...more

Lilly Endowment's largesse targets strained not-for-profit safety net
Foundation: Ball Brothers Foundation, Gates Foundation, Foellinger Foundation, Indianapolis Foundation, New York Community Trust, Kellogg Foundation, Lilly Endowment

... University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. “The bottom line is, Indiana is very fortunate to have this philanthropic rock at the core of its...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

Social Enterprise Network Sites

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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