Kellogg Community College Upward Bound program awarded $2.1 million grant to help low-income college students access higher education

Upward Bound

Kellogg Community College is pleased to announce the College has received a nearly $2.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to support Upward Bound programming for low-income students for the next five years. Annual funding awarded through the… Continue Reading

Upward Bound students volunteer with Food Bank

The 2014 cohort of Upward Bound students and instructors at KCC.

Two dozen Kellogg Community Community College Upward Bound students volunteered at various Food Bank of South Central Michigan Fresh Food Initiative sites in Battle Creek recently, handing out fresh produce, dairy products and other food items to residents of low-income neighborhoods. According to… Continue Reading

KCC Upward Bound receives $25,000 from AT&T’s Aspire program

Kellogg Community College’s Upward Bound program for low-income/first-generation high school students is the recipient of a $25,000 Aspire contribution from AT&T. Ruth Gaudard, area manager of External Affairs at AT&T, presented Upward Bound Director Grindl Williams with the contribution last… Continue Reading