Stories of Meaningful Change

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Stories from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.

Her Heart Is In This Work

Growing up in Ferndale in a working-class neighborhood, Judith Cawhorn remembers her mom — a union organizer at the Highland Park Ford…

Opening Doors for Women and Girls

Step inside Katherine Saunders 1929 home situated among the tree-lined streets of Flint’s cultural center neighborhood and you’ll…

Community Foundation of Greater Flint Appoints Six New Trustees

Six new community leaders will join the board of trustees of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint (CFGF) effective February 2019…

A Promise to Flint Students

A $2 million commitment from the Gores family and Consumers Energy ensures that Flint students will have an opportunity many didn’t think…

Annual Message

Inspiring philanthropy and capturing the legacy of our community is at the heart of our work. We take great pride in bringing people…

Educare Flint

Educare Flint, a new, state-of-the-art school for Flint children ages 0–5, opened its doors to students on December 4, 2017. Launched in…

The Legacy of Almeda Hunter

Wife, mother, competent professional, hard-working gardener, community volunteer, source of love mand strength to her many friends — all…

The Legacy of Phil Braun

He expressed his unconditional love for humankind through photography, writing, art and music. For Philip J. “Phil” Braun, artistic…

Exploring Nature While Learning

Fenton comStudents at North Road Elementary in Fenton are experiencing learning in a new way in their outdoor classroom. Sensory gardens…

Giving Comes Full Circle

He was an athlete from Kentucky; she was the homecoming queen from Michigan. They met at Freed Hardeman University in Tennessee and eloped…