• Build Institute Honored by Bank of America

    We’ve been selected as a 2016 recipient of the Neighborhood Builders Program by Bank of America. Coincidence? We think not! Read our blog to learn more.

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  • Open City Detroit Celebrates 10 Years

    Open City is a forum for Detroit’s aspiring and established small business owners to learn, network, and exchange information in a fun and lively atmosphere. Monday, January 16th we’re discussing the dynamic between business owners, customers, & .

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  • Support Build

    Keeping our program accessible and affordable to everyone is our mission. With your help, we can continue to provide low-cost education and support to aspiring and established entrepreneurs in Metro-Detroit. Please consider donating today!

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  • Build Alumni Spotlight — Mytecia Myles

    Build grad Mytecia Myles of MyT Lifestyle turned her frustrating health problems into opportunity by creating a green tea-based revitalizing drink. Learn more about her empowering Build class experience & her path to entrepreneurship in our latest Build grad profile!

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We help people turn their business ideas into reality by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and support network in Detroit. Whether its our classes, networking events, mentorship, or connections to resources we’re here to provide a nurturing community that allows ideas to develop and flourish over time.