• 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, February 20th we’re discussing how successful entrepreneurs put failure to work!

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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 — Chad Rochkind

    Build grad Chad Rochkind of Human Scale Studio works to build people-centric solutions to cities, neighborhoods, and businesses. Learn more about his path to entrepreneurship in our latest Build grad feature!

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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.