Triptych of three grant-funded programs: a man mowing a lot, a student working with another student at a youth program, and a father hugging his son at a baseball game

February 2021

Ruth Mott Foundation extends north Flint focus for another 5 years

January 2021

Philanthropies Condemn Political Violence, Call on Leaders to Protect Democracy and Get Back to the People’s Business

September 2020

Ruth Mott Foundation welcomes 2 new trustees

August 2020

Applewood to remain closed for 2020 season due to COVID-19, construction projects

June 2020

We Hear You. We See You. We Stand With You.

June 2020

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $100K to Genesee Chamber Foundation for grants to Black-owned businesses in north Flint

April 2020

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $100K to Greater Flint Urgent Relief Fund

March 2020

Message from Ruth Mott Foundation re: COVID-19

March 2020

Board of Trustees awards 23 grants in first 2020 grant cycle

January 2020

Ruth Mott Foundation awards over $2.1M for north Flint projects, Flint Public Library

September 2019

Ruth Mott Foundation announces $1.3M for north Flint programs

June 2019

C.S. Mott Biography Pre-Release Events in Flint

April 2019

Ruth Mott Foundation board adds new trustees

April 2019

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $2M for north Flint programs in March 2019

Headshot of Raquel R Robinson

March 2019

Ruth Mott Foundation hires new Vice President of Programs

December 2018

Longtime Applewood staff member promoted to Director of Estate Operations

December 2018

Over $1.4M in grants awarded in November 2018

Headshot of Raquel Thueme

November 2018

Raquel Thueme named Ruth Mott Foundation’s next president

August 2018

Ruth Mott Foundation awards more than $1.9M in grants

June 2018

Founder’s great-grandson, Charles Meynet, elected to Board of Trustees

April 2018

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $3M in grants for north Flint programs

March 2018

Ruth Mott Foundation President Handy Lindsey Jr. to retire in November 2018

Portrait of Ruth Mott Foundation Board of Trustees

March 2018

DOLORES ENNIS, 1929-2018

November 2017

Over $1M in north Flint grants include parenting support programs, childcare scholarships

July 2017

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $1.5 million in new and continuing grants

June 2017

Greg Gaines named 2017 winner of Ruth Mott Foundation Leadership Award

June 2017

Flint Development Center opens in former Bunche Elementary on city’s north side

May 2017

Flint STRIVE’s north Flint graduates ready to enter the workplace

April 2017

2017 Bee Symposium in Flint to feature expert speakers, observation hives

April 2017

Ruth Mott Foundation awards over $1.8 million to support north Flint

March 2017

North Flint police service center opens, funded by Ruth Mott Foundation

February 2017

Ruth Mott Foundation announces new award to honor community leader in Flint

December 2016

Ruth Mott Foundation Opens New Community Engagement Office in North Flint

August 2016

$1.2 million in grants awarded by Ruth Mott Foundation include water crisis recovery, job training, neighborhood projects

July 2016

Flint neighborhood pilot project to bring safe water, resources to residents

June 2016

Community invited to celebrate Applewood Estate’s milestone anniversary at 100th Birthday Party on June 23

Raquel Thueme

May 2016

Ruth Mott Foundation names new vice president, announces staff changes

May 2016

Ten Philanthropies Will Help Flint Recover and Rise from Water Crisis

May 2016

Applewood Estate, Flint home of automotive pioneer Charles Stewart Mott, awarded Michigan Historical Marker amid 100th anniversary celebration

Living Room at Applewood

April 2016

Ruth Mott Foundation to debut public tours inside home at Applewood: The Charles Stewart Mott Estate in celebration of 100th anniversary

April 2016

New era in grantmaking begins at Ruth Mott Foundation with $1.3 million awarded under new north Flint strategy

March 2016

Tryphena Clarke hired as community engagement officer as Ruth Mott Foundation embarks on new strategic plan

March 2016

Ruth Mott Foundation hires Kristin Longley as director of communications amid new strategic plan

February 2016

Ruth Mott Foundation Commits $1 Million to Address Flint Water Crisis

December 2015

Ruth Mott Foundation welcomes Charles Meynet to the Board of Trustees as Board Observer

September 2015

Rafael C. Turner joins the Ruth Mott Foundation as Program Officer

July 2015

Ruth Mott Foundation welcomes Shannon Easter White to board of trustees

February 2015

Joyce A. Bobolts joins the Ruth Mott Foundation as Director of Finance and Administration

September 2014

Ruth Mott Foundation Appoints President