Comcast RISE Investment Fund 2022 Info Session
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TechTown Detroit and our local partners BUILD Institute, Metro Detroit Black Business Alliance and Michigan Women Forward are proud to host an information session with Maria W. Holme, director, community impact for Comcast Heartland Region, on Thursday, June 2 from 12 – 1 p.m. to share more details about the Comcast RISE Investment Fund and how to apply for the $10,000 monetary grant. The Investment Fund is the latest extension of Comcast RISE (Representation, Investment, Strength and Empowerment) launched in 2020 to provide BIPOC-owned, small businesses the opportunity to apply for marketing and technology services from Comcast Business and Effectv.
Comcast RISE includes:
MONETARY GRANT: A $10,000 grant distributed to 100 businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park for a total of $1,000,000. Applications are open June 1 – 14, 2022. Grants will be announced at the end of July 2022 and awarded in August 2022.
MARKETING & TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE: Now through August 2022 on a quarterly basis, Comcast will select businesses to receive a combination of:
- Marketing and advertising consulting
- Creative production
- Technology makeover