Community Contacts

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Potential groups

Below are local groups that we should reach out to, but no one has made contact yet.

Southeast Michigan Mensa

a group for smartypants

Radio Control Club of Detroit

Detroit Radio Control Car Club

Cloudbusters Model Airplane Club

The Hub of Detroit

Non-profit bike shop. Holds weekly volunteer nights. Has an educational mission.

Groups

Contact Description i3 Liason
a2geeks Ann Arbor geek site - Need to Reach Out
Coffee House Coders Weekly coder meetup - Need to Reach Out
Detroit Fly House Aerial Yoga Group - Need to Reach Out
Handmade Detroit Crafting - Need to Reach Out
Kung Fu Detroit Kung Fu School Ed
Rep-Rap Michiagn Building a rep-rap Russ
Motor City Haunt Club Haunted house builders and enthusiasts Ted
The Detroit Java Users Group Java Programming Russ
Michigan Python Users Group Python Programming Russ
Ann Arbor Mini Maker Faire Michigan Maker Faire Russ
Wayne State Linux Users Group Linux Group - Reached out once never heard back
Detroit Synergy Detroit Community Building Group - Need to Make Meeting
GoTech Ann Arbor Maker Group - Need to Make Meeting Russ
People Movers Community Group Site Russ
Detroit Startups Website Detroit Start ups website Russ
Detroit Startups Drinks Detroit Start ups Drinks Meetings - Need to Make Meeting

Venues

Contact Description i3 Liason
AJ's Cafe Community-oriented cafe with stage space Ed

Annual Events

Contact Description i3 Liason
Detroit Urban Craft Fair Craft Fair

Press

Contact Description i3 Liason
Detroit Make it Here Entrepreneurship / creative field
detroitophile new detroit news blog
metromode Michigan Innovation

Possible Funding Sources

Contact Description i3 Liason
Skillman Foundation Focuses on certain schools/neighborhoods in Detroit
MIIE Grants for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Cultural Alliance of SEM Supports arts and culture