Battle Creek Beacon Community Effort in the Philanthropy Journal
03.07.13.: US News Bits
March 7, 2013
Grassroots and community leaders of Battle Creek, Mich., are joining with The Harwood Institute for Public Innovation and United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region on a three-year initiative targeting social issues. This collaboration, funded with a $1.4 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, will make Battle Creek the first-ever Beacon Community - a national model for uniting individuals and organizations in applying Harwood practice principles to address community challenges.