There's something about Detroit, right? That something is people like you, the resourceful and creative neighbors who work to make positive change in the neighborhoods and communities of Detroit. You have the power to change Detroit block by block.

Across the country ioby leaders have raised more than $3.5 million in small donations for neighborhood projects, including more than $100,000 right here in Detroit!

What would you do to improve your neighborhood? Tell us your idea below and you can start crowdfunding this month! Rhiannon Chester or Joe Rashid, Detroit Action Strategists, will follow up with you to turn your idea into a reality.

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ioby Detroit is made possible thanks to generous support from the Kresge Foundation and the Ford Foundation.

Help us clean & activate our playgarden.

Detroit Playgarden

The garden will build on community and youth strengths.  It will nurture fundamental skills of gardening, critical academic/ life skills.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 225 + Volunteers
Dossin Museum field trip 2016

Bandits Backwoods Camping Academy

We will target low to moderate income boys and girls ages 9 to 15. Organizations involved are BRAVO, Stafford House Inc, Meet Up Eat Up,& Georgia St Garden. We will expose youth to outdoor activities out of the norm.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,815 + Volunteers

DVD Detroit Vegan's Dream Garden

With this exciting ability to grow in an easily accessible local space, it affords me the oppurtunity to expand my business by more than half, as it pertains to production.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,407
Russell Street Deli.

Help Russell Street Grow!

We’re in the process of building a soup manufacturing facility. The new equipment puts us in the position to quadruple the amount of soup we can package. The project helps build our business and increase employment.

NEEDS: $0 of 12,704

COMMUNITY GATHERING SPACE

The lot is clean, mowed, and we are ready to make the project a reality.   Also in the surrounding area, alleyways cleaned/cleared, dumping and stumps removed, and overgrowth cutback.

NEEDS: $0 of 200