Foster equitable access to quality education by expanding the number of Detroit high school graduates who can enroll in post-secondary education and become career ready without incurring financial debt and by researching/evaluating the best methods to increase their retention and graduation rates
Enable children and families in Battle Creek, Michigan, to receive music education, literacy and instruction with enrichment opportunities by providing piano labs, family concerts, noon jazz series and young artist recitals
Increase access to employment and career pathways for residents by developing an infrastructure within the city and in neighborhoods where residents can connect to employers, workforce partners and community/economic development entities to improve the economic conditions of families/neighborhoods
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.