Our Programs

We help people turn their business ideas into reality by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and support network in Detroit. Whether its our classes, networking events, mentorship, or connections to resources we’re here to provide a nurturing community that allows ideas to develop and flourish over time.


BUILD Institute connects entrepreneurs of all levels to a supportive community through peer-mentorship, programs and events.


With business growth courses for all levels


With retail vending & pop-up experiences, BUILD Institute provides small business owners opportunities to develop, test and launch their ideas.


BUILD Institute links entrepreneurs to capital support from local financiers & peer lenders to help their businesses grow and flourish.

Additional Resources
Visit our Resource page for a listing of additional programs, links and support organizations across a range of categories from Design & Marketing to Tax, Law & Accounting, Funding, Tech, and Youth Entrepreneurship.

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