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We would like to thank Consumers Energy Foundation for a second round of funding. The foundation has supported scholarships, training and career development initiatives, and have formed partnerships to provide scholarship and internship opportunities for talented minority students in the areas of business, political science, economics, engineering, natural and physical sciences.

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We thanks DTE Energy Foundation for their generous support. TheFoundation's three year grant was used to develop an Earth Science Outreach Program that has become a very popular with K-12 students and teachers in Southwest Michigan.

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CoreKids was founded in 2006 when the Michigan Geological Repository for Research and Education was established in response to Congressional direction that WMU establish an Energy and Natural Resources Learning Center.  Funds were administered by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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mbgslogo The Michigan Basin Geological Society (MBGS) has donated funds to allow us to purchase Michigan rock collections that the students always love.

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Core Kids, MGRRE's K-12 Earth Science Outreach Program
Western Michigan University
1903 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5241 USA