Next Dinner: Sunday, June 28

Join us for a public soup dinner! Pay $5. Learn about creative projects happening in Detroit.Vote on which project to fund with the money raised from the dinner.

Detroit SOUP
2900 E. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, Mi 48208

Doors at 6:00pm
Proposals at 7:00pm
Dinner around 8
Winners announced before 9:00pm

Have an idea? Proposals DUE: Sunday, June 21 by 11:59p

Find out more or submit at www.detroitsoup.com/submit

SOUP is a potluck style dinner. Bring some food to pass if you would like. Let us know at info@detroitsoup.com

SOUP is:
a collaborative situation
a public dinner
a platform for connection
a theatrical environment
a democratic experiment in micro-funding
a relational hub bringing together various creative communities
a forum for critical but accessible discussion
an opportunity to support creative people in Detroit

Working on a project that benefits Detroit? Submit your Detroit SOUP proposal here.

Submit to Detroit SOUP for a chance to win money, resources and ideas to help you carry out your project. Proposals are due by Sunday, June 21 by 11:59PM. The Detroit SOUP board meets to discuss and select the proposals which will be presented at the dinner.

Future SOUP dinner dates:

SOUP Date…..                    Proposal Submission Date (11:59EST)

June 28                                    June 21

August 23                                August 16

September 20                        September 13

October 18                             October 11

November 15                         November 8

December 6                           November 29




  • Upcoming SOUP Events

    Events on July 12, 2015
    East Jefferson SOUP
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: July 12, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: 14409 E Jefferson Ave Detroit, Michigan 48215
    Description: Doors at 4:30, dinner at 5, winner by 7:30.
    Events on July 13, 2015
    Brightmoor SOUP
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: July 13, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: St. Christine's Soup Kitchen 22261 Fenkell Ave., Detroit, MI 48223
    Description: Doors @ 5:30 PM
    Presentations @ 6:15 PM
    Dinner @ 7 PM
    Winners announced by 8 PM
    Events on July 19, 2015
    Hamtramck SOUP
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: July 19, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Eight & Sand, 3901 Christopher St, Hamtramck, MI, United States
    Description: Doors at 4:30 PM
    Presentations start at 5 PM
    Dinner by 6 PM
    Winner announced by 7 PM
    Events on July 26, 2015
    Grandmont Rosedale SOUP
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: July 26, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Christ the King Church, 20800 Grand River Avenue, Detroit, MI 48219, United States
    Description: Doors at 5:00, presentations starting at 5:30.
    Proposals are due Friday, July 10!
    Events on August 6, 2015
    Livernois Corridor SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: August 6, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Lola's on the Avenue 19150 Livernois Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48221
    Description: Please continue to support the growth of Livernois Corridor by attending our SOUPs and donating to awesome ideas that have shaped this community.

    Want to pitch your idea for a chance to win? Submit proposals here and find out more information about Detroit SOUP. http://detroitsoup.com/livernois-corridor/

    $5 (or more) are donated at the door
    Speakers pitch their Livernois Corridor idea, business or organization
    You enjoy delicious soup, bread and salad
    You vote on who you think the donated money should go to
    We count the votes and announce the winner!
    The winner uses the donation to do something amazing!

    Events on August 23, 2015
    North End SOUP
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: August 23, 2015 - 5:00 pm
    Events on August 23, 2015
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: August 23, 2015 - 7:00 pm