a program of Southwest Solutions

Growing Detroit’s neighborhood businesses, one resident at a time.
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Entrepreneur Training

A comprehensive, 20-week entrepreneur training program that helps participants realize their potential and develop a business plan.

Business Services

Professional assistance in the areas of Accounting, Commercial Real Estate, Graphic Design, Human Resources, Legal, Marketing, Website Development, and more.

Micro-Lending

Provides access to capital for start-up and existing small businesses including financing up to $15,000 for start-up businesses and up to $25,000 for existing businesses.

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AREAS WE SERVE

ProsperUS Detroit is an entrepreneurial training and small business lending program for Detroit residents designed to empower low and moderate income, immigrant and minority individuals and neighborhoods.  By helping emerging entrepreneurs develop successful businesses, ProsperUS will help strengthen neighborhood economies, create jobs, serve residents with new goods and services, and cultivate community-based leadership.

EntrepreneurTraining

Business Services

Micro-Lending

FEATURED EVENTS

Feb
22
Small Business Workshop Series - Legal Matters & Business

Addressing legal issues related to business (licensing, contracts, lease terms, copyright, etc.). Presented by U of M Law with the generous support of Citizens Bank.


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Mar
10
Small Business Workshop Series - Commercial Real Estate

Keys to commercial real estate assessment, negotiation, and code. Presented by Derek Brown of Quorum Commercial with the generous support of Citizens Bank.


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Mar
22
Small Business Workshop Series - Developing Your Brand

Tell your business's story through branding, marketing, and communications. Presented by The Utmost Group with the generous support of Citizens Bank.


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Southwest Economic Solutions provides opportunities for individuals and families to achieve greater economic success.

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