The Mott Foundation
, established in 1926 by an automotive pioneer, is a private philanthropy committed to supporting projects that promote a just, equitable and sustainable society. It supports nonprofit programs throughout the U.S. and, on a limited geographic basis, internationally. Grantmaking
is focused in four programs: civil society, education, environment, and the Flint area. Besides Flint, offices are located in metropolitan Detroit, Johannesburg (South Africa) and London.