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 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/

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