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November 17, 2019 | 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: Jam Handy
2900 E Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Suggested $10
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Learn about creative projects happening in Detroit.

Vote on which project to fund with the money raised from the dinner.

SOUP is:
a collaborative situation
a public dinner
a platform for connection
a theatrical environment
a democratic experiment in micro-funding
a relational hub bringing together various creative communities
a forum for critical but accessible discussion
an opportunity to support creative people in Detroit.

Doors & Build Bazaar at 5p
Proposals at 6p
Dinner around 7p
Winners announced before 8p

SOUP is a potluck style dinner. Bring some food to pass if you would like - your donations are greatly appreciated. Anything from soup, salad, dessert, to your favorite meal. Remember that you get 30 seconds to share about ANYTHING you are working on in the city.

Price: Pay suggested a donation of $10

Register Today, Cash at the Door!

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Parking Information: Street parking

Contact Information for question: Evan,

For more information about this event, please contact Evan @ Build Institute at 313.265.3590.