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Assemble: Giving Small Businesses a Bigger Chance!

Project Leaders  
  • 152%

    $4,544

    Raised towards

    $3,000 goal

  • 37 Funders
  • Ended 08/04/14

    Complete!
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  • Alex and Pat Piteo
  • Phillip Coleman
  • Annie Szotkowski
  • Alexander Baca
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  • Fund $5 and more
    Shout out on social media.

    A shout out to your small business support, making you look like a humble rock star, on Twitter / Facebook.

    5 Funders

  • Fund $6 and more
    Lunch at Green Garage with Fresh Corner Cafe.
    Lunch at Green Garage with Fresh Corner Cafe.

    Come any Friday at 12:00 in August and enjoy a wrap or salad from Fresh Corner Cafe! FCC's mission is to ensure that all Detroiters can easily and always access a healthy meal. Learn more about them and partake in the Green Garage Community Lunch, which ends with a tour of their sustainable historic building!

    1 Funders

  • Fund $8 and more
    Single Serving Gourmet Imported Coffee from Coffee of Origin.
    Single Serving Gourmet Imported Coffee from Coffee of Origin.

    Coffee of Origin has discovered that one type of Arabica bean, a varietal called Caturra, creates a wonderfully smooth cup of coffee. They purchase from the Santander region of Colombia only from farms that use time-honored, natural, pesticide free methods to cultivate their coffee. Each bean is hand-picked, hand-sorted, hand-selected and only then roasted in Colombia. Enjoy this 2.5 oz tasting of their high-end beans and find yourself begging for more! https://coffeeoforigin.com/

  • Fund $10 and more
    Hand-written Thank You Note, in Poetry Form.
    Hand-written Thank You Note, in Poetry Form.

    I'll write a very classy and possibly hilarious thank you note that will be written either as a rhyming poem or a haiku - your choice.

    7 Funders

  • Fund $12 and more
    Mug from Famous Great Lakes Coffee.
    Mug from Famous Great Lakes Coffee.

    Great Lakes Coffee is a Detroit Midtown staple. This trendy community place is a story of small business success and they want to share it with others! Donate and receive a mug to use (and look like an insider) next time you're there! http://www.greatlakescoffee.com/

    11 Funders

  • Fund $17 and more
    Spin Class at Detroit Endurance Lab.
    Spin Class at Detroit Endurance Lab.

    Detroit Endurance Lab indoor cycling classes use CompuTrainer, which provides the most interesting indoor bike experience ever. They use it to help you see improvements and track fitness progress with each class you attend. Ready to have legs like a Baywatch character on the beach this summer? See more at detroitendurancelab.com

  • Fund $25 and more
    Water Bottle and Free Promotional Products Marketing Consultation with Corporate Specialties.
    Water Bottle and Free Promotional Products Marketing Consultation with Corporate Specialties.

    Corporate Specialties is one of the most innovative marketing firms in the Detroit area for promotional products. Support at the $25 rate and you get TWO great gifts from them! The first is this 24 oz "h2go" single wall stainless steel water bottle with flip-up straw with silver glitter lettering. Secondly, Valerie will throw in a free consultant for how to integrate promotional products into your marketing plan. http://www.corporatespecialties.com/

    1 Funders

  • Fund $27 and more
    Day of Doggy Day Care At Canine to Five.
    Day of Doggy Day Care At Canine to Five.

    Canine to Five is pleased to offer a free day of doggy daycare for supporters. They've got locations in both Midtown and Ferndale to serve you and your 4 legged family members. To get started in daycare, visit www.caninetofive.com

  • Fund $29 and more
    Send flowers from Blumz to your friend!
    Send flowers from Blumz to your friend!

    Send a beautiful summery bouquet to your best friend or main squeeze from Blumz flowers! Nothing says "I love you" like flowery smells and supporting local business! http://blumz.com/

    1 Funders

  • Fund $32 and more
    Detroit Specialty Foods Sampler
    Detroit Specialty Foods Sampler

    Try out Detroit's local food creations! In this package you will receive: a 2.5 oz luxury coffee bag from Coffee of Origin, a box of Banza's "Greek" Chickpea Pasta, mouth-watering kettle corn from Non-GMO and MI grown Kettle corn and more!

    2 Funders

  • Fund $35 and more
    ***Downtown's Historic Bars Tour***
    ***Downtown's Historic Bars Tour***

    You know you like drinking and you know you like Detroit pride. Why not experience both? This two hour walking tour includes three drinks at historical downtown local bars that'll have you singing the praises of the downtown night life!

    3 Funders

  • Fund $39 and more
    Send a Blumz bouquet to your favorite small business!
    Send a  Blumz bouquet to your favorite small business!

    Small business owners are the hardest working people in America. Send a summery bouquet to your favorite shop, cafe or boutique in Detroit to show your support, care and encouragement! We'll throw in an note with the same expressions of love and a free invite to join Assemble once it launches! http://blumz.com/

    1 Funders

  • Fund $44 and more
    ***Detroit's Local Foodie Tour***
    ***Detroit's Local Foodie Tour***

    Want to do ALL your grocery shopping from small local vendors? Me too! Come on a personalized tour to find where you can purchase your carbs, caffeine, veggies and adult beverages, ENTIRELY from small local businesses! Lunch and other small treats included!

  • Fund $50 and more
    Custom Stylish Session at Thrift on the Ave!
    Custom Stylish Session at Thrift on the Ave!

    Thrift on the Ave only selects the garments of the highest quality to feature in their Cass Avenue shop. However, the "Thrifty Broads" want to help you find the PERFECT colors and cuts for YOUR BODY. Enjoy a personal shopping concierge session and say hello to the new (thrifty) you! http://www.thriftontheave.com/

    2 Funders

  • Fund $65 and more
    ***The Underbelly of Detroit Tour***
    ***The Underbelly of Detroit Tour***

    Ready to get weird? Let me take you to neighborhoods your parents told you not to go to (they were wrong) for the coolest stops in Detroit you didn't even know existed. There's five stops on this 3-hour driving tour that'll have your head spinning - lunch included!

  • Fund $89 and more
    "Make Your Own Salad Dressings" Class AND "Raw Guilt-Free Desserts" with Detroit Guerrilla Food.
    "Make Your Own Salad Dressings" Class AND "Raw Guilt-Free Desserts" with Detroit Guerrilla Food.

    Guerrilla Food is committed to the philosophy that food IS medicine. They are also uniquely talented at making veggies taste like no veggie you've ever tasted before. As one of the top independent caterers in Detroit, they're offering this one-time 90 minute group course combining two of their specialities - making salad dressing and making desserts that are actually good for you. Take care of those arteries and learn from their wisdom! http://www.guerrillafooddetroit.com/

    1 Funders

  • Fund $250 and more
    One Hour With Detroit's Top Web Consultant.
    One Hour With Detroit's Top Web Consultant.

    Michael Rosenfeld has worked with clients like ESPN and GoArmy.com, providing premier organizations achieve measurable results and ROI leveraging digital strategies. This one hour with him comes at a bargain. http://www.webconnection.com/

  • Fund $339 and more
    Scholarship in Your Name Provides One Detroit High School Student a Coding Class AND a day with Grand Circus Entrepreneurs!
    Scholarship in Your Name Provides One Detroit High School Student a Coding Class AND a day with Grand Circus Entrepreneurs!

    There will be 1 million more computing jobs than students over the next 10 years. Provide one local youth the opportunity of a lifetime to take Grand Circus's Coding 101 course, and then get inspired by spending a day downtown and job shadowing entrepreneurs! We'll name the scholarship after you, and you'll receive a thank-you note from the recipient! http://www.grandcircus.co/workshops/learn-to-code

  • Fund $650 and more
    Sponsor Our First Event.
    Sponsor Our First Event.

    While we want to bring small businesses together online, it's also important to meet in person. Sponsor an event that will bring the Detroit small business community together for networking or a workshop, and you can both help us choose a theme/topic and display your collateral!

  • Fund $1,000 and more
    Join the Advisory Board.
    Join the Advisory Board.

    Passionate about small businesses? Passionate about the American economy? Help me make this a success by donating at this premium level and joining my advisory board to direct the growth of this startup endeavor.

  • Fund $300 and more
    Scholarship in Your Name Provides One Detroit High School Student a Coding Class.
    Scholarship in Your Name Provides One Detroit High School Student a Coding Class.

    There will be 1 million more computing jobs than students over the next 10 years. Provide one local youth the opportunity of a lifetime to take Grand Circus's Coding 101 course! We'll name the scholarship after you, and you'll receive a thank-you note from the recipient! http://www.grandcircus.co/workshops/learn-to-code

    SOLD OUT

    4 Funders