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See how $33.4M in Flint water crisis grants, donations have been spent
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Kresge Foundation, Ruth Mott Foundation

7, in the Northwestern High School gym, the heads of both philanthropy organizations held a public information session to explain where the...more

Information session highlights work of Flint's philanthropic organizations
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

Both the Community Foundation of Greater Flint and the Ruth Mott Foundation are sharing how they used donations given to the city to...more

Weekend barbeque event helps stock Flint soup kitchens
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

At the meeting, both Isiah Oliver, the president of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, and Handy Lindsey, the Ruth Mott Foundation...more

Local National Weather Service office helps track Irma
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

Both the Community Foundation of Greater Flint and the Ruth Mott Foundation are sharing how they used donations given to the city to...more

Foundations to offer update on philanthropic response to Flint water crisis
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

FLINT, MI -- The Community Foundation of Greater Flint and Ruth Mott Foundation are set to provide an update this week on the...more

McDermott Foundation supports Planned Parenthood with $1 million donation
Foundation: Hoglund Foundation

"We believe in the important work that Planned Parenthood does for women's health, regardless of a person's economic or insurance status,"...more

Tim Eder leaves Great Lakes Commission for foundation post
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Tim Eder has taken a new job as a program officer with the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Eder has led the Great Lakes Commission since...more

Double Up Food Bucks Continues Growth, Innovation Across US
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Johnson Foundation , Kresge Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Newman's Own Foundation

This was matched by philanthropic and State of Michigan support. "Support for produce incentives has energized the field with direct benefits...more

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $1.5 million in grants
Foundation: Ruth Mott Foundation

African Drum and Dance Parents Association: $60,000 over three years to provide general operating support to this youth development program...more

Revving Economic Engines at Community Colleges
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Wright's ambitious philanthropy is a snapshot of what individual donors and ..... Some philanthropic organizations engage directly 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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