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

    September  2015
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    Events on September 13, 2015
    • East Jefferson SOUP
      Starts: 5:00 pm
      Ends: September 13, 2015 - 8:30 pm
      Description: Details TBD.
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    Events on September 20, 2015
    • Citywide SOUP
      Starts: 6:00 pm
      Ends: September 20, 2015 - 9:00 pm
      Location: 2900 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
      Description: Next Dinner: Sunday, September 20, 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, September 13 by midnight
      http://www.detroitsoup.com/submit
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    Events on September 24, 2015
    • Livernois Corridor SOUP
      Starts: 6:00 pm
      Ends: September 24, 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.

      Proposals due September 14: 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!
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