Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

New President Named at Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
The trustees of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation have appointed a new president. Ridgway H. White will take over the role of president on January 1, 2015 succeeding his father, William S. White who will remain chairman and CEO.
According to the Mott Foundation website, Bill White said "it…
Flint’s Uptown Reinvestment Receives Award for Health District
Flint's Uptown Reinvestment Corporation was honored last week at the University of Michigan and Urban Land Institute's 28th annual Real estate Forum for its Health and Wellness District project. The $32 million, four block district in downtown Flint was recipient of the Development/Redevel…
Mott Heir Claire White Dies
Claire Mott White passed away on Monday at the age of 75. White was the daughter of Harding Mott and the granddaughter of Charles Stewart Mott who helped found General Motors and created the C.S. Mott Foundation. Her son, Ridgway White, said "she was first a mother, second an artist, a cera…
DDA Receives Grant to Help Pay for Festivals
The Downtown Development Authority for the City of Flint has received a $250,000 grant from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. The funds will go towards eight new festivals and will help some of the existing events like Bikes on the Bricks...