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October 29, 2014
Kresge News

Application opens Dec. 1 for 2015 Kresge Artist Fellowships; guide available now

professionals. Since 2009, Kresge Arts in Detroit has awarded 108 fellowships and more than $3 million to ...


October 28, 2014
Kresge News

Akron receives $1 million Talent Dividend prize for increase in college graduates

2009-10 to 28 percent in 2012-13. Learn more about the Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education’s Talent ...

Categories: Education

May 26, 2014
Kresge News

Blight task force addresses a major Detroit problem; one Detroiter who has lived with the problem is hopeful

fight blight, since at least 2009, including the more recent Motor City Mapping project. The Kresge ...

Categories: Detroit

May 4, 2014
Kresge News

Artists and entrepreneurs join neighbors to remake a Jackson, Mississippi, neighborhood

central to developing and implementing Midtown’s revitalization strategy and goals, she says. In 2009 ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

February 4, 2014
Kresge News

Projects exemplify Kresge commitment to Detroit Future City

Program builds on Midtown success story. Since 2009, the Midtown area of Detroit has seen a 45 percent ...

Categories: Detroit

October 30, 2013
Kresge News

Kresge-supported website helps colleges serve veterans

Since 2009, nearly 1 million veterans and their families have used the benefits of the Post-9/11 GI Bill. But ensuring that eligible veterans are college- and career-ready remains a challenge, and institutions face a new influx of students as more troops return from Iraq and Afghanistan. The American ...

Categories: Education

September 16, 2013
Kresge News

Cynthia Kresge and Maria Otero join Kresge Foundation Board of Trustees

the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies. From 2009 ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

July 30, 2013
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Project Row Houses dropped in on Houston’s Third Ward – and stayed for 20 years

Shearer came to the project in 2009 after nearly 40 years working in museums, including New York’s ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

July 2, 2013
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Kresge-supported project provides easily accessible information about ‘community benefit’ requirement for nonprofit hospitals

expenses to community benefits in fiscal year 2009. More than 85 percent of those expenditures went to ...

Categories: Health

June 18, 2013
Kresge News

A champion of diversity and inclusion, Dr. Jane Delgado retires from The Kresge Foundation Board of Trustees

by Ladies Home Journal as among “Women We Love” In 2009 by Web MD as a “Health Hero” In 2007 by ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

April 3, 2013
Kresge News

Building owners and managers rally around Architecture 2030 goals of cutting energy use

Boehland, a Kresge program officer. Kresge’s Environment Program has supported Architecture 2030 since 2009 ...

Categories: Environment

March 13, 2013
Kresge News

White paper makes case that farm workers are most vulnerable members of U.S. workforce

farm workers averaged $17,500 to $19,999 per year in 2007-2009, according to National Agricultural ...

Categories: Health

January 29, 2013
Kresge News

Kresge-supported report traces increased prevalence of pesticides, children’s health problems

to 7.1 million in 2009. Obese children are more likely to have higher concentrations of 2,5-DCP in ...

Categories: Health

January 18, 2013
Kresge News

Light rail comes to Detroit: U.S. Department of Transportation makes a $25M grant, putting M-1 Rail in motion

five years. Kresge’s Board of Trustees approved the $35.1 million grant for the rail system in 2009 ...

Categories: Detroit

December 27, 2012
Kresge News

Advancing Safe and Healthy Homes Initiative aims to eliminate hazards in hundreds of homes

The Kresge Foundation is investing $3.8 million on a comprehensive effort to eliminate environmental and safety hazards and address the underlying causes of dangerous or unhealthy homes. The effort builds on a 2009 healthy housing initiative to reduce childhood lead poisoning in low-income housing. ...

Categories: Health

May 29, 2012
Kresge News

Kresge supports KaBOOM! and Rails-to-Trails efforts to bring play, physical activity to nation’s cities

communities across America during the past 25 years, launched its Urban Pathways Initiative in 2009. The ...

Categories: Health

May 17, 2012
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Pair of publications recognize members of Kresge investment staff

Kresge Foundation in 2009, after six years at Merrill Lynch. A Notre Dame graduate, she earned an MBA at ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

May 6, 2012
Kresge News

Kresge-funded program helps low-income families to eat better, local farmers to earn more

off the ground and run a pilot incentive program with a $980,000 grant in 2009. An additional $300,000 ...

Categories: Detroit, Health

March 18, 2012
Kresge News

The Young Invincibles bus tour focuses on solutions to #FixYoungAmerica

(and look for the hashtag #FixYoungAmerica) · And on Facebook Founded in 2009 by a group of Georgetown ...


February 13, 2012
Kresge News

Pilot project in Ohio reduces Medicaid costs by providing alternative to skilled nursing homes

housing and services. In 2009, National Church Residences used a $3.2 million grant from the U.S. ...