Charles Stewart Mott Foundation



The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation was established in 1926 by Charles Stewart in response to his deep concern about the welfare of Flint, Michigan, as well as his abiding affection for his adopted community.


The foundation envisions a world in which the foundation partners with the human race, where each individual's quality of life is connected to the well-being of the community, both locally and globally.



The foundaiton seeks to strengthen, in people and their organizations, the capacity for accomplishment.

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Recent News from Charles Stewart Mott Foundation


The power of philanthropy: Community Foundation celebrates 50 years of giving
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia, Ford Foundation

Philanthropic giving is up in the U.S., according to the report “Giving USA 2018: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2017,”...more

Foundation wins $60000 grant to fund sustainability measures
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation

The Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation last Thursday was awarded the grant from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation to fund local initiatives that “advance the use of clean and...more

A Woman SEEN Making an Impact: Tonya Allen
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Skillman Foundation

Allen has been instrumental in many successful philanthropic, government and community initiatives, including: the 10-year, $120-million Good ... Year in 2015, a Crain's Detroit Business Newsmaker of...more

A Foundation Bets on an Eco-Industrial Park to Help Revive a Battered City
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Philanthropic institutions have also been playing significant roles in places that are reeling from economic distress. As a result, we've seen examples of just how powerful foundations can be within...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

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

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

New early childhood education school opens its doors in Flint
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint

Other partners include Flint Community Schools and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation provided $11 million in grants to support the construction. The...more





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