The New Economy Initiative, a special project of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, is the largest philanthropy-led economic development initiative working to build an inclusive regional network of support for entrepreneurs and small businesses.


  • Read the story of an individual who benefited from our NEIdeas program, as well as one of our grantees, Motor City Match. This is an excerpt from a Click on Detroit story. For the full store Click Here   DETROIT - Meet Karissma Yve - a young woman, business owner and fashion designer who grew up in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. From an early age, she sought the the alchemical secrets of precious metal... More...



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