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


Invest in where you know: Impact investors rediscover the power of 'place'
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, Knight Foundation, Bush Foundation, Denver Foundation, McKnight Foundation, Santa Fe Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

In upstate New York, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo has anchored an $8 million private investment fund for targeted...more

Women's Foundation secures $1 million matching donation ahead of schedule
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Thanks to an outpouring of support from Tucson donors, and the hard work of women's foundation fundraising volunteers and board members, the goal was met far earlier than expected, said Dawne Bell,...more

Journalism and Health – How One Influences the Other
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

The Public Health New Mexico funds reporting at KUNM on health issues. It began in 2013 with a W.K. Kellogg Foundation grant. Early in the project, a station survey revealed information on public...more

Today's youth reject capitalism, but what do they want to replace it?
Foundation: Russell Sage Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Today's youth are increasingly unhappy with the way their elders are running the world. Their ire was most recently expressed when thousands of teenagers and others across the country marched on...more

Credentialing America: How Impact Investing Can Help
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

Tom Vander Ark , Contributor I write about the future of learning, work and human development. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The postsecondary attainment rate for adults in...more

Detroit's grants team grows, pull dollars into city
Foundation: Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Knight Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies

To help strengthen and coordinate its fundraising muscle, the Ford, Kresge and Skillman foundations made a $1.1 million grant to the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan in 2014 to support an...more

Series Uncovers Tides Foundation's Left Leanings, Also Reveals Earth is Round
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Foundation to Promote Open Society, California Endowment, Chicago Community Trust, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Tides Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

It is worth noting that for an allegedly “secret” group, Tides is pretty open on its website, where the foundation writes, “Tides is a leader in global grantmaking and social change work,...more

On the Same Page: An Early Childhood Education Collaborative With Some Big Backers
Foundation: Stranahan Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

Trust for Learning's wise words of warning come at a time of growing philanthropic investment in early childhood learning. ... The Walton Family Foundation is another big name in education...more

Tides' Legal Laundering: An Incubator for the Left
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Foundation to Promote Open Society, California Endowment, Chicago Community Trust, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Tides Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

... ($11.1 million); the Novo Foundation ($10.7 million); the Blue Shield of California Foundation ($9.6 million); the David and Lucile Packard Foundation ($7.75 million); the California Community...more

Southwest Economic Solutions receives $3.5 million from Kellogg Foundation
Foundation: Kellogg Foundation

Southwest Economic Solutions has received a total of $3.5 million in grants from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to help local residents overcome barriers to employment and support emerging entrepreneurs...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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