NEIdeas celebrates existing businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck, and Highland Park by rewarding those with the best ideas for growth with cash and other resources.
In 2018, NEIdeas will grant 28 existing businesses $10,000 each. Applications will be accepted May 1-June 1 at 11:59 p.m. Apply online at www.neideasdetroit.org.
Learn more about this opportunity and get help applying at an NEIdeas Info Session & Workshop:
- Tuesday, 5/1, 5-8 p.m. – Bel Air Theatre, 10100 East 8 Mile Road, Detroit, MI 48234
- Tuesday, 5/8, 6-8 p.m. – Taqueria El Nacimiento, 7400 Vernor Hwy., Detroit, MI 48209 (¡En español!)
- Thursday, 5/10, 6-8 p.m. – Detroit Sip, 7420 W McNichols Rd., Detroit, MI 48221
- Tuesday, 5/15, 2-4 p.m. – Detroit Public Library-Parkman Branch, 1766 Oakman Blvd., Detroit, MI 48238
- Thursday, 5/17, 6-8 p.m. – Grand River Work Place, 19120 Grand River Ave., Detroit, MI 48223
- Monday, 5/21, 6-8 p.m. – Oloman Café, 10215 Joseph Campau Ave., Hamtramck, MI 48215
- Thursday, 5/24 6-8 p.m. – Eastside Community Network, 4401 Conner St., Detroit, MI 48215
- Thursday, 5/31, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – TechTown, 440 Burroughs St, Detroit, MI 48202
NEIdeas staff will be on hand to answer your questions and point you to resources to help you complete your application. This is a bilingual event for English and Spansih speakers.
RSVP here or call 844-NEI-DEAS.
Visit www.neideasdetroit.org to learn more about upcoming sessions.
NEIdeas is a program of the New Economy Initiative (NEI) and the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (CFSEM). Since 2014, NEIdeas has awarded a total of $1.9 million to 118 businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck, and Highland Park to help them realize their ideas for growth. To learn more about past winners, click here.