Items Tagged with 'crowdfunding'

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#LoveGR crowdfunds acceptance campaign

June 16, 2015
Yesterday was 6/16 or #616Day — and it was also #LoveGR Day. Read More

Civic association taps crowdfunding for sports complex

May 28, 2015
A nonprofit is using a Michigan-based crowdfunding platform to help hit its fundraising goal out of the park for a roughly 35-acre youth sports complex. Read More

Crowdfunding for small businesses

February 27, 2015
For the past few years, there's been a lot of excitement about crowdfunding opportunities for small businesses in Michigan. Read More

Startup crowdfunds 'ruggedized' coffee maker

December 10, 2014
When Jim Doan came to St. Joseph in 2007 to work for Whirlpool, he moved into a new housing development with only about 25 percent of the homes built — which meant he observed a lot of construction sites. Read More

Co-op brewery taps crowdfunding

October 21, 2014
A brewery that’s been trying to get its start since 2012 is nearing the end of a crowdfunding campaign. Read More

Crowdfunding platform lists apartment complex

October 9, 2014
A crowdfunding platform is offering real estate investors a stake in an apartment complex in the area. Read More

The state of crowdfunding in Michigan

September 17, 2014
The Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, which went into effect on Dec. 30, 2013, amended the state’s uniform securities act to provide an exemption from registration under Michigan securities law for the sale by a company of its securities, most notably sales of securities via equity crowdfunding through third-party Internet portals. Read More

Startup crowdfunds microwaveable bowl

July 10, 2014
The one bowl to eliminate all other dirty bowls has raised more than half of its $50,000 Kickstarter fundraising goal. Read More

Crowdfunding enters realm of placemaking

Public space projects will receive MEDC grants if community funding goals are met.

July 4, 2014
Would public art or a new park make Grand Rapids a more attractive place to live and work? Read More

Startup opens real estate crowdfunding platform

July 3, 2014
A startup has launched a digital marketplace for real estate investors to crowdfund projects. Read More