Expand access and opportunity for entrepreneurs of color in Grand Rapids, Mich., by providing targeted supports and removing barriers to entrepreneurship that lead to successful business ownership and employment for underserved residents in targeted neighborhoods
Stimulate and promote access to capital for community enterprises that increase access to healthy food, promote wellness, and create jobs by providing leadership and documenting and disseminating lessons learned
Provide funds to sponsor a charitable event, the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Week, a national effort to improve reading proficiency for all children across the United States, with a focus on low-income children
Kim Carter, superintendent of Battle Creek Public Schools, and La June Montgomery Tabron, president and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, announce their commitment to improve student academic achievement.