Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered.
Startup Weekend Detroit for Social Entrepreneurs: hosted a weekend long business competition for over 60 local entrepreneurs with the challenge of creating a social enterprise in one weekend.
Startup Weekend Detroit for Youth: hosted and facilitated a weekened long business competition for over 65 youth ages 9-18
E-Corps: engaged 4 community partners in Detroit, hosted 4 events on topics relevant to each partner's community needs (such as financial literacy, social enterprise, vending at a farmers market), and coordinated over 20 panelists for the events.
Nonprofit Opportunity Challenge: engaged 60 University of Michigan-Dearborn students, two non-profits, and 5 local mentors to identify actionable solutions for nonprofits.
Beyond your existing team, who else are you working with to achieve your objectives, eg partners, advisors, mentors?
Bamboo Detroit - a local coworking space
Corktown Studios - a local artists collective
ProsperUS Detroit - an entrepreneurial program initiative to train entrepreneurs
Detroit Social Enterprise Alliance