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Flint Food Works Commercial Kitchen

Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Restoring Community Vitality
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period March 1, 2015–September 30, 2016
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will support the continued development of the Flint Food Works Commercial Kitchen food business incubator at the Flint Farmers’ Market. The business incubator facility offers space, entrepreneurial programming, and technical assistance to small food enterprises and other culinary ventures that seek to create products for distribution. The project is managed by the Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation’s supported organization, the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation, which works to improve the quality of life of Flint-area residents through the revitalization of downtown Flint and investments in infrastructures that provide people access to jobs, food, healthcare, and other essential services.