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