Dearborn Press & Guide: Ilitch School partners with LAUNCHDetroit to support small businesses
As small businesses struggle to survive during the pandemic, LaunchDETROIT has established an online Entrepreneur Marketplace to feature its small businesses owners. They include entrepreneurs who have participated in this multi-faceted program, that began in 2012 and is spearheaded by Rotary volunteers from Rotary District 6400. Now entering its third year, the Rotary Clubs of Detroit, Taylor and Trenton, Michigan are sponsoring a program that includes free small business training provided by International Strategic Management (ISM) through Wayne State University, micro loans of up to $2,500 each, business mentoring by Rotarians and networking. LaunchGLOBAL strategic partners include ISM, Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business, the Rotary Clubs of Detroit, Taylor, Trenton, Toronto Sunrise and Level One Bank.