CHARLES STEWART MOTT FOUNDATION: Civil Society Grants (United States)



The Mott Foundation focuses on creating a strong charitable sector that effectively addresses community and social needs and supports community philanthropy. The Mott Foundation has a long and proud legacy of supporting the development of community-based philanthropy. Their grantmaking in this area has evolved over more than three decades of lifting up community foundations as local leaders of positive change. This legacy reflects the Foundation’s core belief that strong, vibrant communities are the building blocks of prosperous and free societies.

This grantmaking is organized under two objectives: i) Nonprofit Sector Responsiveness, and ii) Community Philanthropy.