Foundation / Corporation
Community Foundation of Greater Flint (CFGF)
Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, churches, synagogues, and mosques to benefit local communities. Interested applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the areas of health, youth, historic preservation and beautification, and women and girls. Projects should benefit Genesee County residents.
Each year the Community Foundation awards grants for charitable purposes through a competitive grantmaking process. Applications for competitive grants must align with the strategic priorities of the CFGF Board of Trustees. The funding priority areas in 2019 are literacy, Flint neighborhoods, and access to healthy food.
Grant proposals are accepted in the following field of interest areas:
- Health: To address current health issues including maternal, infant and children’s health, mental health, and end of life care.
- Youth: To support charitable projects that benefit youth in Genesee County.
- Beautification and historic preservation: To provide support to organizations designed to make the City of Flint a more physically and culturally attractive place to live.
- Women and girls: To encourage the advancement and full participation of women and girls in society by promoting the removal of barriers to their economic, educational, physical, emotional, social, artistic and personal growth.
- Geographic focus area of Clio, Davison, Fenton, Flushing and Grand Blanc: To support charitable programs that benefit residents in these areas.
GrantWatch ID#: 163715
The Community Foundation of Greater Flint generally makes one-time grant commitments. Longer-term commitments may be considered for initiatives that show exceptional promise for community impact.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal: https://cfgf.iphiview.com/cfgf/Home/LogIn/tabid/444/
For questions, contact:
Stephanie Whitledge, Grants Administrator
Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Community Foundation Building
500 South Saginaw Street, Suite 200
Flint, Michigan 48502
USA: Michigan: Genesee County
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