micro-enterprise http://michiganradio.org en Grant backs "micro-enterprise" in Detroit http://michiganradio.org/post/grant-backs-micro-enterprise-detroit <p>Some small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs in Detroit could get a boost from a<a href="http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20120318/SUB01/303189992/-2-4m-backs-initiative-to-provide-biz-training-for-3-detroit#"> $2.4 million Kellogg Foundation grant.</a></p><p>The grant will help establish the Global Detroit Neighborhood Development Collaborative, a micro-enterprise lending and training programs in three city neighborhoods for three years.</p><p>Former Detroit State Representative Steve Tobocman runs the larger Global Detroit initiative, which will oversee the program.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 00:19:48 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 6700 at http://michiganradio.org