Small business owners can now navigate the City of Detroit’s permitting process more easily thanks to a series of BSEED improvements supported by the Quicken Loans Community Fund.
As Quicken Loans and the Rock Family of Companies have grown, we have created enormous opportunity in our home communities. To ensure this opportunity is equitable and serving the entire community, we are committed to making strategic investments in education, job training and entrepreneurship.
Education and Employment
The goal of the education and employment team is to strengthen pathways to employment and economic self-sufficiency through quality and equitable education and job training opportunities.
The goal of the entrepreneurship team is to elevate Detroit as a destination for small businesses and high growth startups by deploying capital and supportive resources.
Backstage Capital, a venture capital firm that invests in underrepresented founders, recently issued a report on their first accelerator cohort, including the results of their Detroit-based program.
The Quicken Loans Community Fund today announced the completion of 6 new murals through the Quicken Loans Small Business Murals Project, bringing its total to 18 community-driven murals since 2017.