During the 2014 NEIdeas Challenge, we uncovered so many amazing stories of small businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park; stories that spoke to the triumphs and challenges of running a small business, stories that inspired, stories that made us all want to work even harder to support their efforts in every corner of the city. Perhaps no story better epitomizes the importance of, and passion behind, our small business community than $10,000 winner House of Morrison. Watch the video.


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