• 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.

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  • Build Alumni Spotlight — Robert Lawson

    Build grad Robert Lawson of Detroit Invention House works to invoke the idea of technology and creation. Detroit Invention House inspires kids to express their creativity through technology.

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  • Kiva Loans in Detroit

    Looking for small business funding but not sure where to turn? Learn more about becoming a micro-loan borrower through Kiva to obtain a 0% interest small business loan for up to $5,000.

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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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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.