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May 13, 2019, 14:11 ET Grand Valley State University Comes To Battle Creek, Widening Region's Access To College And Career Programming

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), Grand Valley State University (GVSU) and Battle Creek Public Schools (BCPS) today announced a partnership to...


Jan 22, 2019, 08:00 ET Ava DuVernay And W.K. Kellogg Foundation Present Special Live Event Marking The National Day Of Racial Healing

Today at 1 p.m. PST / 4 p.m. EST, filmmaker Ava DuVernay and her foundation ARRAY Alliance will partner with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to present...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Community gatherings and national livestream mark 2019 National Day of Racial Healing

On Jan. 22, at community events and watch parties across the country, artists, activists, faith healers and civic leaders are initiating...


Jan 10, 2019, 04:00 ET Everytable Closes Its First Program-Related Investment (PRI) Supported by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Everytable is a grab and go restaurant, whose mission is to make nutritious, fresh food affordable and accessible to all. Everytable aims to redefine ...


Nov 30, 2018, 12:30 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation Names Global Leaders To Solidarity Council On Racial Equity

Today, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) named and convened 20 individuals who will serve on a newly established Solidarity Council on Racial Equity ...


Sep 05, 2018, 10:20 ET New $1 Million Investment Supports Community Wellness Center In South Los Angeles

When the Paul Robeson Community Wellness Center opened on Sat., August 18, it launched a hub for fresh, local food in South Central LA. But it also...


Aug 28, 2018, 09:00 ET New Online Resource For Dental Therapy Launched

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation released today a new online resource center on dental therapy to serve as an educational hub for consumer health...


Jul 23, 2018, 09:52 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation names Faye Alexander Nelson as director of Michigan programs

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) is pleased to announce the selection of Faye Alexander Nelson as its new director of Michigan programs, effective...


Jul 16, 2018, 11:15 ET Milton Chen joins W.K. Kellogg Foundation board of trustees

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the election of Dr. Milton Chen of San Francisco, California, as a new member of its board of trustees....


Jun 26, 2018, 08:00 ET New Mexico analysis makes the business case for racial equity in new report released by W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Altarum

A study released today by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) and Altarum concludes that New Mexico's future economic growth is linked to a healthier, ...


Jun 19, 2018, 06:00 ET New studies by W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Altarum make the business case for racial equity in New Orleans and Mississippi

Two studies released today by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) and Altarum conclude that New Orleans and Mississippi are poised for significant...


Jun 05, 2018, 01:30 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation Announces $10 Million Investment in Battle Creek Small Business Loan Fund

BCVision's economic development efforts received a significant boost at a Steering Committee meeting today, with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)...


May 29, 2018, 06:00 ET Michigan analysis makes the business case for racial equity in new report released by W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Altarum

A study released today by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) and Altarum concludes that economic growth in Michigan could be far greater and provides ...


Apr 24, 2018, 06:00 ET Updated study outlines potential gains to U.S. economy and a pathway for economic growth

The United States economy could be $8 trillion larger by 2050 if the country eliminated racial disparities in health, education, incarceration and...


Feb 09, 2018, 09:00 ET Inspiring stories of communities championing change for children the focus of W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2017 Annual Report

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announced today the release of its 2017 annual report, featuring leadership letters, grantee stories, photos and...


Jan 26, 2018, 11:00 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation announces new vice president and two new directors

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the selection of a new vice president for communications and the promotion of two staff to director...


Jan 12, 2018, 11:00 ET Communities across the U.S. celebrate the second annual National Day of Racial Healing with concerts, proclamations and programs

On Jan. 16, communities across the country will celebrate the National Day of Racial Healing (#NDORH) with events and activities as distinct as their ...


Jan 12, 2018, 09:30 ET Free Admission into the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and Museum of Mississippi History in Honor of National Day of Racial Healing

In honor of the second annual National Day of Racial Healing (NDORH), the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) is supporting free admission for the public...


Dec 18, 2017, 11:08 ET National Day of Racial Healing celebrates common humanity in song, stories and shared experiences

Concerts, museum events, storytelling and public proclamations are all planned as hundreds of W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) grantees, partners and...


Dec 09, 2017, 14:25 ET Speech at the Grand Opening of the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

W.K. Kellogg Foundation President and CEO La June Montgomery Tabron delivered the following speech for the Museum of Mississippi History and the...


Oct 13, 2017, 12:53 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation names Frank R. López as director of New Mexico programs

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announces the selection of Frank R. López as its new director of New Mexico programs, effective Nov. 13, 2017....


Aug 22, 2017, 08:51 ET Embrace racial healing to change hearts and minds

Prior to the displays of hatred and the tragic loss of Heather Heyer, a young woman who seemingly embraced the virtues of healing, a transformation...


Jun 28, 2017, 07:00 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation announces 14 Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation engagements throughout the United States

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) today announced grant support to 14 places throughout the country where its co-designed, trailblazing Truth,...


May 24, 2017, 07:00 ET Fully Funded 2020 Census Essential to Racial Equity, Inclusive Democracy: Joint Statement from Leading Civil Rights and Racial Justice Organizations

The Census Bureau is headed toward a potential crisis after Congress allocated significantly less funding to the 2020 Census than experts say is...


May 05, 2017, 09:30 ET Grant Offers Historic Opportunity For Educational Equity And Quality In Battle Creek Public Schools

Today the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) announced an unprecedented commitment to strengthen Battle Creek Public Schools (BCPS) so all students have...