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Operating Support

Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Restoring Community Vitality
  • Grant Amount $435,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2020–December 31, 2020
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will renew operating support for ongoing development efforts of the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation in downtown Flint. The Uptown Reinvestment Corporation and its supporting organization, the Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation, are leaders in revitalizing Flint’s downtown district. Its work focuses on redeveloping properties for residential and commercial reuse, attracting new employers to Flint, and creating community amenities for public use. This grant will support technical assistance and staffing costs to facilitate the charitable purposes and functions of the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation, as well as costs for office rental, contracted accounting services, grants administration, and technology.