Nehe-miah Scarborough

Nehe-Miah Scarborough is the Detroit Cristo Rey High School student interning with the Green Garage.

Business-in-residence Spotlight: ABISA

Clearing the path of socio-economic and civic integration What do they do?  The African Bureau for Immigration and Social Affairs (ABISA)’s main goal is to help resolve the gap between African immigrants in metro Detroit and the resources they need to clear the path to economic mobility, civic integration, and social and cultural inclusion. They …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: Camp Tavor

  What does your business do? Camp Tavor, a nonprofit Jewish youth camp located in Three Rivers, MI (but headquartered at the Green Garage), cultivates self-confidence and community in Jewish youth through activities that focus on sustainability, creativity, and collaboration. Camp Activities: Camp Tavor’s enriching programs include daily “popular education” seminars based on the summer’s theme …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: ProSeeds

Planting the seeds of change… What? ProSeeds is a consulting firm that supports community and economic development by providing grant writing, project management, and technical assistance to nonprofits located in Detroit. Who? Libby Levy, Principal of ProSeeds, works independently as a business consultant. However, she partners with a wide variety of companies and civic organizations …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: CollabFeature

What do they do? CollabFeature is a collaborative filmmaking platform that facilitates the creation of multi-director  feature films, series, documentaries, and news media. Who? CollabFeature is Marty Shea (who works at the Green Garage) and Ian Bonner, along with an extensive network of more than 150 filmmakers from across the globe. Marty’s Background: Marty’s passion …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: LaunchGood

Crowdfunding Incredible Muslims Worldwide  What? LaunchGood is a global crowdfunding platform that supports and aids Muslims in raising funds for ideas, projects, and creative efforts. Projects they promote include: The first women’s Muslim workout DVD Fundraising for traumatic events such as the San Bernardino and Orlando shootings Home for Orphan Girls– Provides Quality Education, Healthcare, …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: livingLab

Landscape architecture : planning : project realization   What do they do? livingLAB is a planning and landscape architecture design studio that partners with governmental entities, cities, townships, neighborhood organizations, and other nonprofits, as well as private landowners, to create sustainable, cutting-edge planning and community design projects. Who? Leah Groya(planner and interviewee), Jason Macdonald, Courtney …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: Foodlab Detroit

Food Entrepreneurs for a just, vibrant, and sustainable Detroit What do they do? FoodLab Detroit is a non-profit organization that connects and supports a diverse community of food businesses and partners working to create a sustainable local food economy accessible to all. Their work falls into three categories: cultivate (helping values-based businesses start, grow, and …

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Business-in-residence Spotlight: Global Detroit

Mobilizing Detroit’s immigrant potential What do they do? Global Detro is a non-profit that promotes awareness of the benefits immigrants bring to southeast Michigan. They run a number of initiatives to make the region more welcoming and to empower immigrants to fully participate in the regional economy. Who? Steve Tobocman is the founder and Director of …

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