2010 Proposals

2010 SOUP Winners

DECEMBER 2010 SOUP
Project Name:  Pay It Forward Initiative - Paid Internships for Unemployed Detroiters
Contact: Charlie Cavell
Email: c.cavell@hotmail.com
Website: http://payitforwarddetroit.org/
Amount Awarded: $810

NOVEMBER 2010 SOUP
Project Name: The Empowerment Plan - Sleeping Bag Coats Made By and For the Homeless
Contact: Veronika Scott
Email: veronikascott27@gmail.com
Website: http://www.empowermentplan.org/
Amount Awarded: $720

OCTOBER 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Get Fresh Cart - Health Education in Party Stores
Contact: Noam Kimelman
Contact: noam@getfreshdetroit.com
Amount Awarded: $670
Project Description: Check out Get Fresh on Facebook.

SEPTEMBER 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Replanting Roots - Urban Agriculture as Civic Reintegration for Former Prisoners
Contact: Harry Reisig
Email: harry.reisig@gmail.com
Website: http://www.replantingroots.org/
Amount Awarded: $455

AUGUST 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Avery Park Renewal Project
Contact: Matt Tommelein
Email: bc1445@gmail.com
Amount Awarded: $360
Project Description: Park is located on Avery and Merrick in the Woodbridge neighborhood.

JULY 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Highland Park Hoop House Build
Contact: Scott Melony
Email: scottmeloeny@gmail.com)
Amount Awarded: $375
Project Description: Read more about the Highland Park Hoop House here.

JUNE 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Twinning Towns: Leipzig-Detroit
Contact: Sophia Dona
Contact: seewildsea@yahoo.com
Amount Awarded: $315
Project Description:A Skyped art experience sharing video of similarities between Germany and Detroit, both post-industrial cities.

MAY 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Take the Time - DetroitColoring Book
Contact: Ben Bunk
Amount Awarded: $145
Project Description: Check out the Kickstarter here.

APRIL 2010 SOUP
Project Name: Elegance of the Rust Belt
Contact: Justin Ames
Email: J.ames@combine.com
Amount Awarded: $110
Project Description: Photography book
  • Upcoming SOUP Events

    Events on March 29, 2015
    Citywide SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: March 29, 2015 - 9:00 pm
    Location: 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Description: Next Dinner: Sunday, March 29, 2015
    Detroit SOUP
    2900 E. Grand Blvd.
    Detroit, Mi 48208

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

    Have an idea? Proposals DUE: Sunday, March 22 by midnight
    http://www.detroitsoup.com/submit
    Events on April 26, 2015
    Hamtramck SOUP
    Starts: 4:30 pm
    Ends: April 26, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Eight & Sand (3901 Christopher St, Hamtramck)
    Description: Doors at 4:30pm
    Presentations start at 5:00pm
    Dinner by 6:00pm
    Winner announced by 7:00pm
    Events on April 26, 2015
    Citywide SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: April 26, 2015 - 9:00 pm
    Location: 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Description: Next Dinner: Sunday, April 19, 2015
    Detroit SOUP
    2900 E. Grand Blvd.
    Detroit, Mi 48208

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

    Have an idea? Proposals DUE: Sunday, April 12 by midnight
    http://www.detroitsoup.com/submit
    Events on May 17, 2015
    Citywide SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 17, 2015 - 9:00 pm
    Location: 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Description: Next Dinner: Sunday, May 17, 2015
    Detroit SOUP
    2900 E. Grand Blvd.
    Detroit, Mi 48208

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

    Have an idea? Proposals DUE: Sunday, May 10 by midnight
    http://www.detroitsoup.com/submit
    Events on May 28, 2015
    Livernois Corridor SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 28, 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/

    Breakdown:
    $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!

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1567920343446531/?ref=br_tf
    Events on June 1, 2015
    Brightmoor SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: June 1, 2015 - 8:30 pm
    Location: St. Christine’s 22261 Fenkell, Detroit
    Description: Doors at 5:30pm
    Presentations start by 6:15pm
    Dinner by 7:00pm
    Winner announced by 8:00pm

    $5 for SOUP, salad and a vote!
    Events on June 14, 2015
    Citywide SOUP
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: June 14, 2015 - 9:00 pm
    Location: 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Description: Next Dinner: Sunday, June 14, 2015
    Detroit SOUP
    2900 E. Grand Blvd.
    Detroit, Mi 48208

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

    Have an idea? Proposals DUE: Sunday, June 7 by midnight
    http://www.detroitsoup.com/submit