Local First Educational Foundation

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

Establish an impact investment fund for Grand Rapids by researching the infrastructure necessary to address social and environmental challenges within West Michigan, with a lens on closing the racial wealth divide

Feb. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2020

Focus Area

Secure Families

Geographic Focus




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Putting Children First

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“Empleen el dinero del modo en que crean conveniente, siempre y cuando promueva la salud, la felicidad y el bienestar de los niños.” - Will Keith Kellogg

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