“The Howell Main Street Design Committee is in charge of the ongoing efforts to enhance the downtown environment; creating an inviting and attractive atmosphere for residents
and visitors alike.” states Howell’s Main Street C.O.O. and DDA Director, Cathleen Edgerly.
“The Kellogg Family Foundation’s philosophy of supporting local programs and volunteerism will help further our efforts to promote and attract people to our downtown district. We are pleased to begin a new partnership with the Kellogg Family Foundation.”
This year’s spring and summer flower plantings consists of 70 flowers pots in the central business district with designs from Country Lane Flower Shop. The beautification support from the Kellogg Family Foundation will continue into the fall.
Howell Main Street Inc. is a unique blend of business and property owners, community
leaders, entrepreneurs, residents, and visitors, all personally engaged in working together to
support downtown Howell. Our grass roots, volunteer-led organization blends innovation and
creative approaches to positively position and grow our downtown through quality events,
projects, preservation, and programming. We are a community celebrating our past while
looking toward our future, building passion and pride for downtown Howell.
About Kellogg Family Foundation:
The Kellogg Family Foundation presents three generations in medicine, education and charity. This foundation exists because of the success, commitment and generosity of the benefactors Edward M. Kellogg and wife, June Ellen Kellogg. The Kellogg Family Foundation's Focus Areas include:
I. Setting up dental/ missionary clinics in countries such as Mexico, South America or other underserved parts of the world
II. Support local programs
III. Support local churches and spiritual growth
IIII. Create opportunities for local organizations to branch into new areas of need and expand existing programs to serve more people
V. Provide education and support for our future generations through education initiatives and programs for area youth.
The purpose to the foundation is to the support the goals and aspirations that the Kellogg’s had in their lifetimes. The Legacy will continue. These ideals will be directed, grown and supported by future Kellogg decedents and board members. The future board will carry on the wishes and generosity of the Edward and June Kellogg Family Dentistry Foundation.
We know that time is our most valuable asset; we are richer when we give it away!