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So far Claire DAoust has created 27 blog entries.

Food Field


CAMP Ponyride SOUP Winner – August 2012

Created in 2011, Food Field is an urban farm occupying four acres in the BostonEdison neighborhood of Detroit. Business partners Noah Link and […]

Princess Pamper Palace


Highland Park SOUP Winner – March 2013

Whether it’s an education in consulting and social work, teaching elementary school students, or in her current capacity as owner of the Princess […]

Rebel Nell


Citywide SOUP Winner – July 2013
Ponyride SOUP Winner – September 2013

Graffiti has become an iconic gem throughout the city for the past couple of years, bringing in artists from […]

D.A.N.C.E. Inc.


Brightmoor SOUP Winner – September 2013
Next Step SOUP Winner – May 2014

When Roslyn English isn’t handling cases for the Department of Human Services or coaching varsity cheerleading, you’ll probably […]

Lots of Love: Mobile Tool Share


Citywide SOUP Winner – April 2014

Blighted lots and abandoned homes, overgrown with unkept grass and vegetation are spread throughout the city of Detroit. Communities have a slew of eager […]

Good Tyme Writers’ Buffet


Hamtramck SOUP Winner – October 2014

The Good Tyme Writers’ Buffet embodies the industrious, inclusive, community-driven attitude which makes Hamtramck unique. Steve Hughes, one of the masterminds behind the Hamtramck […]

WNUC North End Radio


North End SOUP Winner – August 2014

Reverend Joan Ross has committed much of her life to giving the residents of the North End community a voice. She’s the director […]

The Empowerment Plan


Citywide SOUP Winner – November 2010

Climbing the stairs to the second floor of the Hernandez Bakery in Southwest Detroit, Veronika Scott had a nervous feeling. At the time, Scott […]

Bounce Back Detroit


Central Communities SOUP Winner – March 2014

Jeffery Jones is beaming at me. Positively beaming. It is rare that I see such a look of immediate and utter inclusion proffered […]

Shakespeare in Detroit


Citywide SOUP Winner – January 2014

Have you ever watched A Midsummer Night’s Dream while sitting in a lawn chair with the threat of a rainstorm looming overhead and classic […]

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