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Residents convene, share and reflect at “Connect the Blocks” Flint Neighborhood Summit
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

In opening remarks, Sue Peters, vice president of community impact of the summit host, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, said the point of...more

“Neighbors Changing Flint” addresses funding strategies to reach community goals
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

Everhart asked the attendees which sources they've used. Responses included Habitat for Humanity, the Community Foundation of Greater...more

Civic Park launches centennial celebration
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

... establishment of the Urban Renaissance Center, and new investments from the Ruth Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint,...more

“Neighbors Changing Flint” third session explores reuses of vacant lots
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

... United, the City of Flint, the Crim Fitness Foundation, the Land Bank of Genesee County, and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint....more

Who was Charles Stewart Mott?

In 1968, it provided a $50 grant for the building fund at St. John Catholic Church in Fenton. “This is a fun factoid,” said Duane Elling of...more

UMS Residency With Yo-Yo Ma to Feature “Day of Action” in Flint
Foundation: Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

The project is continuing to evolve through a series of planning meetings hosted by the University Musical Society and the Community Foundation...more

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma to make Flint stop as part of 'Day of Action'
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

... Provost, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, The Hagerman Foundation, the Ruth Mott Foundation and the Community Foundation of Greater...more

Yo-Yo Ma combining Bach, culture, and a Flint “Day of Action,” climaxing at Berston Fieldhouse
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

... the Hagerman Foundation, the Ruth Mott Foundation, and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, identified in press materials as “a...more

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma To Host Day Of Action In Flint, Give Talk In Ann Arbor
Foundation: Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Ruth Mott Foundation

The project is continuing to evolve through a series of planning meetings convened by the University Musical Society and the Community...more

Clean Energy Initiative explores local uses

“What we do at the community foundation is we consider the long-term ... will gather at a community foundation-hosted event at Northern...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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