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Kansas Association of Community Foundations, Raising Awareness and Educating US Community ...

A Mott Foundation sponsorship will support a panel of experts and community foundation practitioners at the conference's opening plenary as well...more

COVID-19 Community Relief Funds raised more than $1 billion across US, research led by Lilly ...
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Other foundations and philanthropic funders can identify gaps they may be ... of Philanthropy research projects examining Americans'...more

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation seeks community's input for $1M initiative to improve ...
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

As part of the foundation's Focus on Flint initiative, $1 million in grants will be ... In November, Mott announced it would grant the funding to...more

Mott Foundation asks Flint residents how it should distribute $1M in grants

In November, the foundation announced it would give $1 million in grants in 2020 to strengthen Flint neighborhoods. Now residents have...more

The importance of being a part of something greater than ourselves
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

Nationally, philanthropic organizations have taken the lead in tackling the ... “For nonprofits, there's a culture of philanthropy that goes beyond...more

City Of Flint Awards Recast Grants To 11 Community Partners
Foundation: Ruth Mott Foundation

Flint is a community of champions. Working together, we will continue to move Flint forward." Each of the mini-grants were for a maximum of...more

Chamber awards $570000 in grants to 144 Genesee County small businesses
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Recognizing that the Black community has been disproportionately affected by the pandemic, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and Ruth...more

Mott Foundation surpasses $100 million in grants related to Flint water crisis
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

The Mott Foundation has awarded more than $106 million to help Flint recover and rise from its water...more

Mott Foundation reaches $100 million in grants for Flint water crisis a year early

The foundation announced a five-year commitment to giving $100 million to the community in May 2016. Grants announced on Monday push...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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