Stories of Meaningful Change

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Stories from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.

Preserving all that is Good

Sitting on a bench overlooking Leroy Street, Linda Hathaway reflects on the ebbs and flows of Fenton’s downtown development. She remembers…

Raiders Robotics Team Gets a Boost

Norbitt the Almighty weighs 120 pounds and is powered by a student manning a controller. If the Flushing High School robotics team earns…

Their Love for Clio is Everlasting

For Don Lee the death of his beloved wife, Judy, is still raw. It’s only been a few months, but Don’s immediate actions will preserve his…

Sean Gartland is a teacher at heart

Last fall, Gartland offered an opportunity for 15 teens from areas schools to attend a six-session cooking and nutritional education…

Claudette Wilkinson Bryant Memorial Fund

When Claudette Marie Wilkinson Bryant learned that her youngest son Aaron had Down Syndrome, she was determined to help her child achieve a…

Cooking Demonstrations Show the Way

Good nutrition is extremely important for any person who may have been exposed to lead. To lessen the effects of lead exposure, a $22,000…

Delivering Nutrition: Flint Kids Meet Up and Eat Up

Every summer weekday morning, workers at the Genesee County Community Action Resource Department (GCCARD) cook, pack, and deliver hundreds…

Doris Sutton Memorial Fund for Youth at Crossover

Doris Sutton was a quiet philanthropist, giving generously throughout her lifetime with a passion for helping youth. When she passed away…

Duane and Karen Church Literacy Fund

Karen Church is a leader and believer. She believes everyone should have an opportunity to learn and earn a living wage.

Giving is a Wonderful Feeling

You’ve seen him on television dancing the Irish jig, tossing a football and offering you the best car deal in town. You may see him in a…