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


Early childhood programs in Detroit get $2.5 million boost from foundations
Foundation: Kresge Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

The Kresge Foundation, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the PNC Foundation awarded a joint grant to support improvement to early...more

Foundations give $2.5 million to improve early childhood education facilities in Detroit
Foundation: Kresge Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Kresge, Kellogg Foundation and PNC foundations' effort advances Hope Starts Here framework; Nonprofit IFF administering grants, has invested...more

Delta Dental partners with GRPS & GRCM to prep kids for kindergarten with summer program
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

For parents who have a child heading into Kindergarten at Grand Rapids ... Thanks to Delta Dental and W.K. Kellogg Foundation, they provide...more

Community Foundation celebrates 25 years of philanthropy
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

In the spring of 1994, a small group of community-minded individuals embarked on the journey to form a community foundation. “At that time no one...more

Community Foundation celebrates 25 years of philanthropy
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

In the spring of 1994, a small group of community-minded individuals embarked on the journey to form a community foundation. “At that time no one...more

SOCAP, Conscious Company Media, and the WK Kellogg Foundation Announce Inaugural ...
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Impact investors, social entrepreneurs, and business leaders will be essential partners to create pathways for equitable opportunity and harness...more

GVSU partners with Battle Creek Public Schools, receives $15.5 million grant
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Grand Valley State University has received a five year, $15.5 million grant to help expand higher education options for Battle Creek students. The...more

$15.5M grant seeks to boost Battle Creek schools, teachers
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

A 5-year, $15.5 million grant will seek to help better prepare Battle Creek Public Schools students for careers in science, technology, health care...more

Wetumpka Elementary School gets $45K grant
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Gov. Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education announced 41 new classrooms will be funded through the Pre-K...more

Don't Trust the Messenger: Forget Profit
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Carnegie Corporation of New York, MacArthur Foundation, Knight Foundation, California Endowment, Ford Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Open Society Foundations, Laura and John Arnold Foundation

According to the authors, the “great majority” of nonprofit media outlets “rely heavily on foundation grants for their revenue.” And in their...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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