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October 29, 2014
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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

September 15, 2014
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Kresge Health Program-sponsored miniseries inspires local events in 5 U.S. cities

in 2012, “Designing Healthy Communities” highlights the ways the built environment – the spaces where ...

Categories: Health

September 11, 2014
Kresge News

Public health advocate Richard Jackson talks about reshaping the built environment

Kresge’s Health Program provided funding for the 2012 public television miniseries “Designing Healthy Communities,” hosted by Dr. Richard Jackson, a public health advocate who in recent years has focused on the man-made environment. This year, Kresge reprised that effort with support for ...

Categories: Health

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

Research Center, Latinos made up 10 percent of the voters in the 2012 presidential election. “We asked: ...

Categories: Human Services

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

pubs along Waterloo Road. Valerie Grossman, a 2012 Cleveland Institute of Art graduate and ceramic ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

July 22, 2014
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Kresge initiative supports emerging leaders in public health

public health officials can contribute.” The initiative responds to a 2012 needs assessment designed to ...

Categories: Health

June 17, 2014
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Support program at award-winning housing complex empowers families

– including new roofs, windows, drywall, doors and kitchens – began in 2012 and was completed in May 2013. ...

Categories: Human Services

May 5, 2014
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Artists and entrepreneurs join neighbors to remake a Jackson, Mississippi, neighborhood

for housing, security, jobs, health services, education and recreation. In 2012, Midtown Partners ...

Categories: Arts & Culture

April 25, 2014
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Center for Public Integrity wins Pulitzer for uncovering coal miners’ lack of access to health benefits

in 2012 to support its reporting on important health and environmental-justice issues. The Health ...

Categories: Health

April 22, 2014
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Arts and cultural organizations in metro Detroit can apply for operating support

three-county region. In 2012, $4.5 million was awarded over two years to more than 60 organizations. Grants ...

Categories: Detroit

April 3, 2014
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Report shows rising student debt for college undercuts path to middle class

the Future Middle Class ” (2012) and “ At What Cost? How Student Debt Reduces Lifetime Wealth ...

Categories: Education

March 18, 2014
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Nonprofit, philanthropy and banking sectors partner to finance health center growth

2012 demonstration project. With the launch the new fund, a $1 million guarantee will remain attached ...


February 18, 2014
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Community members, environmentalists find ways to mitigate impact of rail yard expansion in Chicago

building Chicago, he wanted the expansion done in a way that wouldn’t harm local residents.  In August 2012 ...

Categories: Health

January 21, 2014
Kresge News

Low-interest Kresge loan helps Colorado nonprofit expand health services

about $52 million in program-related investments in 2012. All repaid dollars are used in future social ...


October 8, 2013
Kresge News

Skepticism about online degrees, Kresge-supported study finds

attitudes are shifting. A 2012 study found almost half of American adults said that online degrees provide ...

Categories: Education

October 1, 2013
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National survey finds ‘food hubs’ are filling gap between local food producers and buyers

2012 exceeded $3.7 million. Creating jobs: The average food hub houses 19 paid positions. Supporting ...

Categories: Health

July 9, 2013
Kresge News

White House recognizes two Kresge partners for ‘Protecting Health in a Changing Climate’

a two-year $650,000 grant to the Public Health Institute for its health and climate change efforts in 2012 ...

Categories: Environment, Health

June 19, 2013
Kresge News

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

She is the author of five books: La guía de Buena Salud sobre la artritis y tu vida (2012) The Buena ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

May 31, 2013
Kresge News

Kresge’s 2012 annual report highlights efforts to expand opportunities for vulnerable people living in America’s cities

The Kresge Foundation’s 2012 annual report is now available online, along with a companion video from the president, Rip Rapson. The report details the foundation’s grantmaking in 2012, covering 410 awards totaling $130.5 million, with $150.3 million paid out over the course of the year. It also ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation

May 31, 2013
Kresge News

Rip Rapson discusses Kresge’s focus on expanding opportunities in cities

For more on Kresge's efforts in America's cities, see the news article about our 2012 annual report or read the full report. ...

Categories: The Kresge Foundation