Established in 1988 through the merger of The Flint Public Trust, founded in 1950, and the Flint Area Health Foundation, created in 1978, the resulting Community Foundation combined the strengths of these two Flint institutions to position itself for future growth and giving. Since the merger, assets have grown from $10 million to more than $87 million. Over 10,000 contributors ranging from modest to magnificent means have enabled the Community Foundation to award more than $75 million in grants to the greater Flint area from over 350 charitable funds.
Oliver is the CEO and President of Community Foundation of Greater Flint, his speech focused on the importance of "shutting up." "I laid next to my father, and told him everything I...more
A keynote speech by Isaiah Oliver, president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, is scheduled to take place at the celebration along with a reenactment of King's famous "I Have...more
The “That's What I Like” singer donated $1 million from a concert on the 24K Magic World Tour to The Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Michigan which addresses the water crisis there. A post...more
Alaska. The Juneau Community Foundation has announced that its Youth and Education funds have awarded their first grants. Grants totaling $31,720 were awarded to Juneau Alaska Music Matters, Discover...more
FLINT, MI - Blueline Donuts, an expansion of a Carriage Town Ministries employment program, is the recipient of a $15,880 grant from members of the Gen Forward Network, a Community Foundation of...more
FLINT, MI -- Trustees of the Ruth Mott Foundation awarded a total of $1,001,572 million in grants in 2017. These recent grants bring the total number of 2017 awards to 53. Of those grants, 22 were...more