This week on Street Beat, host Syma Chowdhry will look at enterprising organizations and individuals who are improving the state’s economy through entrepreneurship.
First, Susan Fitzmaurice, Managing Director of “Fun First Fridays,” and her son Teddy show how a small group has created an opportunity for people with disabilities to set up a business and market their products.
Then Community Correspondent Ken Bryant takes a look at Bizdom with Maria LaLonde, Recruiting and Development Leader from Bizdom, Antonella Solomon, a Bizdom Graduate and Co-Founder of Launch Learning Group.
Next, Community Correspondent Ben Falik finds out about Do It 4 Detroit from Miryam Rosenzweig, Director of NextGen Detroit at the Jewish Federation.
Finally, Louis Green, President and CEO of the Michigan Minority Council, explains what they do and how they can help local entrepreneurs.
Watch Street Beat Sundays at 11 a.m. on CW50.