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Mayor Weaver hopeful $3M grant will help attract new business to Flint
Foundation: Ruth Mott Foundation

"The CS Mott foundation, the chamber, the Ruth Mott Foundation, Community Foundation, so this is a project that's bigger than one person," he said. Mayor Weaver says the next step will be...more

Than 80 Philanthropic Leaders Commit to Working Together to Achieve the SDGS
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

This commitment marks the first multinational pledge of philanthropic leaders in North America to connect, learn, and exchange across borders in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals...more

Mardi Gras gala to benefit scholarships to Ursuline Academy
Foundation: Sister Fund

Co-chairs Barb Louviere and Pat Pagel have a festive evening planned for Saturday's Mardi Gras gala at Million Air Dallas to benefit Ursuline Academy of Dallas. "Run for the Roses" will...more

Volunteer Iowa receives grant to study after-school activities
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Volunteer Iowa has received a grant to study ways to expand after-school opportunities for youths on a statewide level. Iowa was one of eight states to receive mini-grants of $12,500 from the Charles...more

See inside the massive Flint Institute of Arts expansion
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

FLINT, Michigan—Loud banging echoes through the halls, noticeable even before entering the construction at the Flint Institute of Arts. ... FIA received an $8.5 million grant from the Charles...more

Start Early: Who's Supporting Children's Savings Accounts?
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

That's a pretty compelling leverage point for philanthropic impact. Higher education funders have good reason to take note, as do any funders interested in building family assets. But CSAs are also...more

Frey Foundation president to retire
Foundation: Ruth Mott Foundation

The downtown Grand Rapids foundation, at 40 Pearl St. NW, gave 58 grants to nonprofits across West and Northern Michigan in 2016, according to the most recent data provided on the nonprofit's...more

Grants Database | Mott Foundation

Explore more than 10000 grants the Mott Foundation has made since...more

Philanthropy Awards, 2017
Foundation: Akonadi Foundation, Gates Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Open Society Foundations, Simons Foundation

And there's no part that's more fun than looking back over the past year to take stock as we give out our annual IP Philanthropy Awards, or IPPYs. (See winners for 2016, ... But at the age of 32,...more

Mott alters Environment Program to focus more funding on the Great Lakes, energy access in Africa
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

The Mott Foundation alters its Environment Program to provide more funding for work on the Great Lakes, energy access in...more

Illustrative Grants from Mott Foundation



Flint Institute of Arts - $84,000

Wisconsin Wetlands Association - $90,000

Illinois Center for Violence Prevention - $225,000

Center for Community Change - $85,000

Hatcher Group - $220,000

Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation - $225,000

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - $170,000

Collaborative Communications Group - $200,000

Epstein & Fass Associates - $42,000

Collaborative Communications Group - $100,000





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