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August 19, 2014
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Client needs drive expansion of purpose, offerings at Minnesota human services organization

a three-year, $750,000 grant awarded in 2011. Kresge works to expand opportunity for low-income people in ...

Categories: Human Services

August 13, 2014
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Lake Erie community’s cultural assets and creative placemaking fueling rebirth

commercial corridor to measure progress and determine what needs to be done next. Between 2011 and 2013, the ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

July 21, 2014
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Georgetown Climate Center helps states, communities prepare for and adapt to climate change

experiences from: Sustainable D.C. Washington Mayor Vincent Gray in 2011 initiated a community-based planning ...

Categories: Environment

January 9, 2014
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Photographer Bill Rauhauser selected as 2014 Kresge Eminent Artist

work have been published: Beauty on the Streets of Detroit, Cambourne Publishing, 2011 Bill Rauhauser ...


October 21, 2013
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ArtPlace America accepting applications for creative placemaking efforts

ArtPlace America  is accepting applications for its  2014 innovation grants. In its fourth round of funding, ArtPlace America will continue to support creative placemaking in communities across the U.S. Since 2011, ArtPlace America has awarded of $42 million grants to 124 organizations in more than ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

July 11, 2013
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Faced with threats from climate change, four Florida counties work together to reduce risks

communities of Belle Glade and Pahokee where per capita income in 2011 was near $14,300. But the four counties ...

Categories: Environment

July 9, 2013
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White House recognizes two Kresge partners for ‘Protecting Health in a Changing Climate’

Care Without Harm a three-year $600,000 grant to implement the Healthier Hospitals Agenda in 2011. The nonprofit, with the ...

Categories: Environment, Health

June 19, 2013
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A champion of diversity and inclusion, Dr. Jane Delgado retires from The Kresge Foundation Board of Trustees

Health (2002) Her 2011 book, “The Buena Salud Guide for a Healthy Heart” was selected as one of the best consumer health books in 2011 by Library Journal. Delgado holds a doctorate in clinical psychology from ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

April 15, 2013
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Achieving the Dream creates expectations for success in college and environments for achieving it

percent in Michigan in the 2010-2011 school year – need some remedial work to tackle college-level ...

Categories: Education

March 6, 2013
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Art X Detroit showcases Kresge Eminent Artists and Artist Fellows

writer Mark Stryker. A schedule of events is available at the Art X Detroit website. In 2011, the ...


March 5, 2013
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50-plus cities across U.S. work to boost college degrees, realize economic benefit and perhaps win $1M prize

realize. The metropolitan area that increases number of college graduates the most between 2011 and 2014 ...

Categories: Education

February 1, 2013
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Kresge CEO addresses efforts to bolster college success at conference in South Africa

universities since 1989, investing $19 million between 2005 and 2011 to build fund-raising capabilities. Kresge ...

Categories: Education

January 18, 2013
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Light rail comes to Detroit: U.S. Department of Transportation makes a $25M grant, putting M-1 Rail in motion

years of ups and downs, including a setback in late 2011 that threatened to end the rail plan. ...

Categories: Detroit

January 16, 2013
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Kresge Foundation funds efforts to strengthen South African universities

grants in South Africa since 1989. Between 2005 and 2011, the foundation invested almost $19 million to ...

Categories: Education

October 23, 2012
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Venture philanthropy organization creates job opportunities for people facing barriers to work

$1 million since early 2011. In Los Angeles, REDF partner Chrysalis was then able to use the San ...

Categories: Human Services

August 7, 2012
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Citizen volunteers’ work monitoring air quality leads to recommendations for reducing harmful emissions

complaints about foul air, TriCounty Watchdog volunteers collected air samples from March 2011 through March ...

Categories: Health

July 25, 2012
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American Council on Education helps colleges support a new generation of GI Bill students

the U.S. Armed Forces for post-9/11 veterans was 12.1 percent in 2011. For male veterans, ages 18 to 24, the jobless rate was 29.1 percent in 2011, well above the 17.6 percent experienced by their ...

Categories: Education

July 10, 2012
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Kresge awards $1.2 million to Indiana and Wisconsin primary health care associations to strengthen community health centers

established with IFF, a community development financial institution, in 2011 to make $5 million in loans and ...


June 28, 2012
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2012 Kresge Artist Fellows highlight culturally ‘rich environment’ of metro Detroit

Creative Studies. In April of 2013, Art X Detroit, a biannual event, will showcase new works from the 2011 ...


June 12, 2012
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ArtPlace to invest $15.4 million in 47 creative placemaking initiatives

Samoa and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In 2011, the initiative awarded $11.5 million in grants to 34 ...

Categories: Arts & Culture