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Eye On Detroit - SkinnyTeesLinda Schlesinger-Wagner is truly the heart and soul of the skinnytees brand. With a passion and work ethic that has driven her through times of challenge, Linda is no stranger to adversity and struggle. skinnytees came to be during her difficult life transition of divorce and has grown to become a beacon of hope and light for both Linda and the many women whose hearts her creations have touched throughout the years. Linda's sincere desire to help women and children derives from a deep sense of compassion that echoes many of her own personal experiences. skinnytees is the embodiment of Linda's desire to make every women feel special, gorgeous and accepted, no matter age or body type. For the love of women - all women!
Eye On Detroit - Todd's MenswearTodd's Menswear in Detroit supporting Suitember.
Eye On Detroit - Share DetroitShare Detroit is a community engagement conduit offering simple ways for neighbors, nonprofits and businesses to come together and strengthen our local community. We make it easy for people to find local nonprofits and engage with them how they choose, whether it’s donating money, volunteering time, attending an event or buying much needed items from nonprofit wish lists. Our open and inclusive platform amplifies the needs of the entire nonprofit community, giving all organizations a chance to be seen and heard regardless of size, focus area or budget. We believe that by doing good together, we create a stronger, happier Detroit.
Eye On Detroit - Detroit is the New BlackDétroit is the New Black aims to give its customers an experience within its physical retail space. The store - and the brand - is more than just an apparel provider, despite the commercial retail district its located in. The store provides space for events such as art exhibits and classes, trunk shows, poetry slams, fundraisers, cocktail parties and other private events. It also functions as a rotating art gallery and community space, featuring new art installations each month. Our featured art is meant to evoke emotions and add to the customer’s experience as well as serve as a reminder that art and fashion are one.
Eye On Detroit - Pathways AcademyPathways Academy is a public charter school in Detroit, Michigan, that serves students in grades 7-12. Within a caring and supportive environment, this 21st Century school will provide students with the academic and ethical skills necessary for success in spite of the personal, emotional, and social challenges they are facing. Through a blended learning approach, and an extended-day schedule with access to onsite teachers from 9 a.m. to 2:50 p.m., the course of study will be focused on interdisciplinary activities and real-world applications. Day-care and early childhood education services will be provided onsite and accelerated credit recovery opportunities will also be offered.
Eye On Detroit - The MurrayThe historic Murray townhomes had stood vacant for decades before its recently-completed $4.6M renovation. The Murray consists of 12 townhomes, three of which are designated for affordable housing. It is located at on Porter Street, a block east of Clark Park in southwest Detroit. A special ceremony celebrating the grand opening of The Murray was held on July 22. Mayor Duggan, Southwest Solutions CEO Sean de Four, developers W. Emery Matthews and Stan Edwards of Real Estate Interests, and others spoke at the event. In addition to recognizing the significance of The Murray revitalization for the community, Mayor Duggan announced a new $3.3M investment in Clark Park, which will get a new playground, splash pad, fitness area, and walkway and entry improvements.
Eye On Detroit - Audio EngineersAudio Engineers of Detroit State-of-the-art recording studio opening spring 2021 in the heart of midtown Detroit is Detroit’s premiere recording studio. Audio Engineers of Detroit provides many different audio recording services, including commercial voice over, podcast recording, music recording, stereo mixing, 5.1 mixing, Dolby Atmos mixing, audio restoration, location sound and audio-visual services. Audio Engineers of Detroit features a seasoned, dedicated staff of technical engineers as well as the ability to draw from a diverse pool of highly qualified engineers. Additionally, the Studio’s support staff takes pride in anticipating and exceeding clients’ needs with professionalism and discretion. The mission of Audio Engineers of Detroit LLC is to provide high quality recording services at an affordable rate with an emphasis on community-building. We strive to provide access to the community content creators and producers.
Eye On Detroit - Dream Detroit Skating AcademyDream Detroit Skating Academy (DDSA) is a figure skating program based in Detroit, Michigan. Growing up, DDSA skating directors Angela Blocker-Loyd and Candice Tamakloe were two of only a few competitive African American skaters in the metropolitan Detroit area. As they continued refining their craft through the years, they noticed that there was a lack of representation and opportunity for Detroit youth in the figure skating world. With hopes of being the change they wanted to see, Candice and Angela launched Dream Detroit Skating Academy at the Jack Adams Memorial Ice Arena in Detroit.
Eye On Detroit - Bead Museum16 years ago Olayami Dabls came to the corner of Grand River and West Grand Blvd with a vision to create a space for his community to understand the immense power of their African heritage. Occupying almost an entire city block, the Dabls Mbad African Bead Museum houses 18 outdoor installations as well as the African Bead Gallery, N'kisi House and African Language Wall. Born of his own visual cosmology, Dabls' MBAD African Bead Museum is a quiet revolution that sparks a vital conversation with global and local audiences.
Eye On Detroit - Critical Race Theory ArtistA viral painting is selling out all over the world for its message that depicts the white-washing of black history and now that message is bringing a controversial topic to the forefront. “So, the title of the piece is Critical Race Theory,”
Eye On Detroit - Kronk GymKronk Boxing Gym in Detroit - remembering the legacy of Emanuel Steward.
Eye On Detroit - Detroit Training CenterDetroit Training Center (DTC) specializes in workforce development programs in construction, manufacturing, and transportation-- including blight removal, heavy equipment operation, commercial driver’s licenses, welding, and masonry programs. Job placement also included.
Eye On Detroit - The Impossible MileWith a can-do attitude and a can’t-lose sense of optimism, Johnny Agar’s approach to athletics and life isn’t about the finish line: it’s about the hard work before it and the new opportunities that come beyond it. Proving that a diagnosis isn’t a definition, brand Agar brings a spirit of hard work and inspiration to every race, appearance, product or event. It represents the infectious idea that any goal can be achieved, and any obstacle overcome, if you take it one step at a time.
Eye On Detroit Rainbow ConnectionThe Rainbow Connection makes wishes come true for Michigan children with life threatening medical conditions. In addition, we provide support services to eligible wish families in need.
Eye On Detroit - Detroit SIPJevona Fudge Watson is a proud mother two teenaged children, a 15 year Attorney, and an Entrepreneur. She is a native Detroiter educated by the Detroit Public School system, K-12, and a Graduate of Michigan State University's undergraduate and law school. She is the owner of Detroit Sip, which is also known as the community coffee shop.
Eye On Detroit Pingree DetroitWe are a worker-owned, triple-bottom line design and manufacturing cooperative founded in 2015 to create resiliency and living wage work for veterans and Detroiters and to create sustainable products that maximize well-being. Our team of Detroit makers handcraft bags, home and pet goods, accessories and footwear, using high-quality leather reclaimed from the Detroit auto industry.
Eye On Detroit Hope for FlowersHope for Flowers is designed for women who are inspired by beauty and also desire to use their power as consumers to be agents for positive change in the world.
Eye On Detroit Irwin HouseAbout The Irwin House Global Art Center and Gallery is an arts destination that provides local and visiting artists with exhibition opportunities, engages the community through arts exposure and education, and serves to nurture and empower collectors of art. Established in 2015, we opened our doors to the public in 2018, after a hard-fought building rehabilitation. The art space is an outgrowth of the vision of the Valerie Irwin and her late husband, Council B. Irwin, Jr.
Eye On Detroit - Arts and ScrapsArts & Scraps uses recycled materials to help people of all ages and abilities think, learn and create.
Eye On Detroit Live6 AllianceLive6 Alliance’s mission is to enhance the quality of life and economic opportunity in Northwest Detroit. Working as a convener and implementer of programs in support of small businesses, real estate and building improvements, and placemaking, Live6 provides community leadership for the vision of revitalized, sustainable commercial corridors and surrounding neighborhoods.
Eye On Detroit - Detroit Holiday MarketsThe Downtown Detroit Markets and Cadillac Lodge are in full swing in downtown Detroit. Local stores are set up and ready for those last minute gifts now through December 31st.
Eye On Detroit - Connect DetroitConnect Detroit today helps Detroit-area nonprofit organizations and governments work together to solve local problems.
Eye On Detroit - Good Day SelfieGood Day Selfie Museum is an immersive self-serve photography studio located in downtown Ferndale. Featuring 20-plus unique selfie opportunities, you’ll leave with a smile on your face.
Eye On Detroit - GDYT DetroitGDYT provides meaningful summer employment opportunities for Detroit youth, ages 14 to 24.

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