Genesee County is fortunate to have so many professional advisors who take a personal interest in their clients’ goals and vision for the future. The FAN Club (Financial Advisor Network) is our way of saying thank you to these advisors who have referred their clients to the Community Foundation for their charitable giving.

FAN Club members provide philanthropic consultation to their clients, many of whom have a love for our community and wish to give back through establishing a charitable fund, or leaving a legacy gift in their estate plan.


She grew up in Flint’s historic Civic Park neighborhood, attended Flint schools, and established her legal practice here. For Linda Pohly, Flint is home and where her heart is. It is also the place for charitable clients looking to make a gift today, or through their estate plans.

Read Linda Pohly's Story

"The Community Foundation is local, flexible, and can address solutions to very different problems now and in the future. The nonprofit organizations may be different in 50 years, but the money will still be there.”

Linda Pohly