Stories of Meaningful Change

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Stories from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.

Gathering Resources: Sybyl M. Atwood Fund

Sybyl Atwood is remembered as a community connector — a woman known for gathering resources and connecting them with people in need. Her…

Carl Conner Leaves a Legacy

Carl Conner approaches his philanthropy like everything else in his life — start with a solid mission, follow a well-designed plan and end…

Let’s Focus on Health

Since 1988, the Tuuri Health Fund has been a major source of funding for health-related programs and services in Genesee County. Named in…

Let’s Support the Mission

At the age of 3, she was adopted from South Korea by a Flint police officer and a Flint school teacher. Throughout her entire life, Sonya…

Let’s Walk the Talk

Mark Miller, General Motors Executive, and Community Foundation Trustee, recalls growing up in the kind of neighborhood that everyone…

Let’s Care for Animals

She first met CARE (Citizens for Animal Rescue and Emergencies) in an office building at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Saginaw Streets…

Let’s Give for Education

Sitting around their kitchen table in a peaceful neighborhood in Grand Blanc, Kamal and Shashi Gupta reflect on the philanthropic values…

Let’s Honor a Family’s Legacy of Giving

Arthur “Art” Hurand left a legacy of love for family, country and community. The Flint icon devoted his life to mentoring others — through…

Let’s Share Lee Price’s Legacy

She faced an awful dilemma following her husband’s death. What will I do with 50 guitars, amplifiers, soundboards, and enough music books…

Donors Respond to Coverys Community Healthcare Foundation Call for Matching Gifts

Donors have responded to the call for matching gifts to the Flint Child Health and Development Fund of the Foundation for Flint. The Fund…