Stories of Meaningful Change

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Stories from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.

Youth Grantmaking

We call them YACers … Youth Advisory Committee members. They attend schools throughout Genesee County, are 14 to 18 years old, and see the…

Kommareddi Family Fund

Prasad and Jay Kommareddi are active members of the medical community in Flint, volunteering time at the Genesee County Free Medical Clinic…

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Gen Forward Network Announces Grant Award

Expansion of a Carriage Town Ministries employment program — Blueline Donuts — is the recipient of a $15,880 grant from members of the Gen…

2017 Tips for Year End Giving

As we enter the holiday season and the end of 2017, the Community Foundation of Greater Flint is poised to assist you with your year-end…

Food Rescue Program Expands

For three years a local human service agency — Outreach East — has partnered with the Davison Community Schools to rescue something…

Girl Scout Program Expands in Flint

The mission of Girl Scouts is to “build girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.”

Having Fun while Learning Life Skills

Girls are on the run in Flint, and getting in shape takes commitment, time and support. Coaches need training and a solid curriculum. Girls…

Her Passion is Making Connections

She grew up in a candy store in Detroit, learning from her father at a very early age that the customer is always right. She’s the…

Interns Work to Enhance Experience at Local Sanctuary

Two enthusiastic interns and a grant from the Franklin D. Adams Fund made a big difference this summer for the Dauner Martin Nature…

Leader Gives Time and Treasure

She was only 12 years old when she first asked someone to donate. Her mother signed up to go door-to-door and canvas the neighborhood for…