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Sep 08, 2014, 11:05 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Announces Key Senior Leadership Posts for Dr. Barbara Ferrer and Linh Nguyen

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) today announced the selection of two key senior leadership executives. Dr. Barbara Ferrer, PhD, MPH, MEd, the...

Sep 04, 2014, 15:30 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Announces New Leadership Roles for Christopher, Thompson

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces new leadership responsibilities for two key executives, Dr. Gail C. Christopher and Carla D. Thompson,...

Aug 22, 2014, 11:00 ET

Statement on Ferguson, Missouri from La June Montgomery Tabron, president and CEO, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

The Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, has once again focused attention on an unarmed person of color losing his life in a situation...

Aug 19, 2014, 15:43 ET
Black Breastfeeding Week (PRNewsFoto/W.K. Kellogg Foundation)

Black families "Step into the Booth" in celebration of Black Breastfeeding Week 2014

 Black Breastfeeding Week (August 25-31) is kicking off its second year with the launch of #BlackFamsRock, a unique social media experience...

Aug 04, 2014, 10:38 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation names three directors of programming and two program officers

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the appointment of three directors to its leadership team: Felicia DeHaney, director of Education...

Jul 31, 2014, 06:00 ET

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation holds first-of-its-kind White House Symposium on Transformative Family Engagement

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) is proud to partner with the White House today to expand the national conversation about transformative family...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:38 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Hosts Luncheon Race in America at NABJ Convention & Career Fair

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) will be hosting a luncheon on race in America at the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Convention...

Jun 06, 2014, 10:14 ET

Ross Comstock named vice president for information systems and technology at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the selection of Ross Comstock as the vice president for technology and information systems. He will...

May 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

Michigan's Roots in Food and Community

More than 600 school food workers, farmers, advocates, public officials, food entrepreneurs, academics and others from around the nation are...

Apr 17, 2014, 00:01 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation announces recipients of $13.7 million investment to empower parents as leaders and key decision makers in education

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) is pleased to announce a total investment of $13.7 million to 30 exceptional organizations developing and...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:18 ET

WKKF launches web-based, racial equity resource guide

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) today announced the launch of its online racial equity resource guide. The web-based, interactive solution...

Jan 28, 2014, 16:21 ET

Statement from W.K. Kellogg Foundation on commitment to Detroit's revitalization

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) has a longstanding commitment to children, families and communities. We realize that healthy and vibrant...

Jan 07, 2014, 09:45 ET

Donald G. Williamson named vice president of finance and treasurer for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Board of trustees also elects new board chair, trustees and officers   The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the selection...

Dec 17, 2013, 11:11 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Opens Local Detroit Office

New office helps staff partner with community leaders to better serve and support the city's children and families  The W.K. Kellogg...

Nov 22, 2013, 11:00 ET

W.K. Kellogg Foundation launches new fellowship program making a re-entry into leadership development

Aims to build a network of community leaders to address critical needs of vulnerable children  Today, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)...

Nov 21, 2013, 15:44 ET

Alandra Washington named Kellogg Foundation's first director of quality and organizational effectiveness

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation announced today that Alandra Washington, Ph.D., has been named the foundation's first director of quality and...

Nov 06, 2013, 14:03 ET

Edward Egnatios joins the W.K. Kellogg Foundation as a program officer in Detroit

 The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is pleased to announce that Edward Egnatios has joined the foundation as a program officer in Detroit. Egnatios...

Oct 24, 2013, 13:19 ET

"The Business Case for Racial Equity" quantifies the cost of racism in the U.S.

Today Altarum Institute and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) released a report detailing the economic impact of racism, and the benefits of...

Oct 21, 2013, 10:38 ET
La June Montgomery Tabron named CEO at W.K. Kellogg Foundation, nation's fifth largest philanthropy.  (PRNewsFoto/W.K. Kellogg Foundation)

La June Montgomery Tabron Named President and CEO of W.K. Kellogg Foundation

"Incredible journey" at one of the nation's most prominent philanthropic foundations  The Board of Trustees of the W.K. Kellogg...

Oct 16, 2013, 14:31 ET

La Fundación W.K. Kellogg nombra a tres nuevas oficiales de programas para su equipo de programación internacional para Latinoamérica y el Caribe

La Fundación W.K. Kellogg (WKKF) anuncia el nombramiento de tres oficiales de programas en su equipo de programación internacional:...