W.K. Kellogg Foundation Family Engagement Grants

Grant

  • Type: Foundations
  • Category: Not Stated
  • Source: W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Award

  • Award Min: Not Stated
  • Award Max: $500,000.00
  • Quantity: Not Stated

Timing

  • Deadline: Sep 23, 2013
  • Funding Available: Not Stated
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Eligibility:
Public entities or nonprofit organizations that are tax-exempt under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and can demonstrate the fiscal capacity to manage the funds.

Purpose:
W.K. Kellogg Foundation Announces Investment To Identify And Expand Promising Family Engagement Efforts That Support Early Childhood Educational Success

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) Announced A $5 Million Investment To Identify And Cultivate Innovations In The Growing Field Of Family Engagement That Support Children’s Educational Success From Birth To 8 Years Old. Organizations That Have Developed Effective Family Engagement Models That Address Obstacles Faced By Low-income Families Are Encouraged To Send Initial Submissions For Possible Funding Of Up To $500,000 For One To Three Years.

WKKF Defines Family Engagement As A Shared Responsibility Of Families, Schools And Communities For Student Learning And Achievement. It Is A Continuous Process From Birth To Third Grade And Beyond That Occurs Across Multiple Settings Where Children Learn. The Foundation Seeks To Support And Expand On-the-ground Family Engagement Efforts That Include Program Design And Implementation, Service Delivery And/or Policy Development And Implementation.

Additional Info:
Contact:
Wade Nelson, 269-969-2166
Wade.Nelson@wkkf.org