ICGF is a 501c3 that is the two-way connection for locals and internationals to network no matter how long you’ve been here and no matter where you came from. We are the destination platform connecting Flint locals to the region's diverse global community.

Our Purpose

We actively engineer strategies for transforming Greater Flint through...

  • Driving international economic development strategy
  • Serving as a catalyst to re-brand Flint and the region’s image
  • Promoting connection through facilitating educational meetings, events, an online platform, and resources
  • Providing community multi-cultural education and awareness; convene community conversations and safe engagement

International Center of Greater Flint

Board of Directors


Emily Feuerherm

University of Michigan, Flint

steven low

Steven Low

Flint Jewish Federation


Asinda Sirignano

University of Michigan. Ann Arbor


Phyllis D. Sykes

Co-Founder, Executive Director

A native of Flint, and a citizen of the world.

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Adil Mohammed Co-Founder ICGF

Adil Mohammed

Co-Founder, ICGF Board Chairman

A transplant from India & Flint citizen.

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