Allison Diehl for Revamp Renewable Engineering

The premier engineering firm for large-scale renewable engineering projects

Anna Shires for Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis

Supporting affordable housing and community economic development activities that benefit low- and moderate-income families and neighborhoods

Benjamin VanderSloot for Mozilla

Internet for people, not profit

Brit Stoeckel Yoga

Health, yoga, and mentorship for health care workers

Detroit Food Academy

Experiential leadership program dedicated to transforming the lives of young Detroiters through food and social entrepreneurship

Detroit Horse Power

Connecting Detroit youth with horses to foster social-emotional learning

Eco Achievers

Delivering high performance, healthy structures

El Moore

Sustainable Urban Living in Detroit 

Experience Relish

Locally sourced and globally inspired catering company

For All Cloud

Cloud software for everyone

Francesco Collaborative

Supporting faith based groups investing in the solidarity economy 


Helping nonprofits implement strategic plans

Great Lakes Environmental Law Center

Protecting the world’s greatest freshwater resource and the communities that depend upon it

Green and Healthy Homes Initiative

Addressing the Social Determinants of Health and Racial Equity Through Healthy Housing

Green Seeds Consulting

Triple bottom-line consulting

Henry Cesari

Writer and journalist covering the automotive industry

Heritage Works

Heritage Works celebrates the beauty and humanity of African people through music, movement and folklore.

Jonas Goldstein for Aledade

The nation’s largest network of primary care practitioners

JMJ Consultants

Technology management consultants

Katrina Chaves for Trust Neighborhoods

Protect our renters. Invest in our communities. Trust our neighborhoods.
Crowdfunding incredible Muslims worldwide


Landscape architecture and planning studio focused on cutting edge sustainable planning and community driven design

LM Productions Entertainment Group

Full service Booking and Talent Agency. We keep artists out of the audience and on to the stage!

Origami Legal

Detroit-based law firm empowering Michigan businesses, social enterprises, nonprofits, and creatives to make the world a better, more interesting place


Crowdfunding to build better communities

Preston Wang-Stosur-Bassett for Moment for Parents

Your trusted, on-demand guide for the emotional highs and lows of parenthood


Creative solutions to funding and staffing needs for grassroots organizations specializing in community and economic development

Safe Water Engineering

Safe Water Engineering specializes in drinking water quality consulting, providing technical assistance to water utilities, and policy analysis at federal, state, and local levels.

Simply Well Communities

Designing sustainable, holistic, healthy living communities

Smarter Phones

Smarter Phones. Smarter People.

Strawberry Solar

Since 2010, Strawberry Solar has specialized as Michigan’s leading expert for turnkey solar design and construction support.


SMSBF exists as a forum where the most important topic of our time — sustainability — is opened up and stakeholders discover what it takes to run sustainable businesses.

The Work Department

People-centered design & strategy

Thinking Habitats

Where thinking comes to life.

Trent Creative

Trent Creative helps businesses navigate the complexities of what works in marketing and what doesn’t to help them grow and thrive.

Universal Solutions Management

Full service facilities management company

Val Waller Photography

Documentary photographer whose work examines social inequities in the city of Detroit

Zac Young for Tessere

Innovative architects designing a better built environment

Veteran EV Charging

Reliable, off-grid power for electric fleet vehicles, industrial and commercial customers, and large multifamily residential communities.