Created in 2016, Grand Innovation is a newly incorporated Detroit-based 501c3 nonprofit with a mission to make self-sufficiency a reality for parents, youth and the Detroit community. Grand Innovation fulfills its mission by helping individuals in Detroit develop strong business plans and access effective strategies and resources to catalyze business growth and profitability. Grand Innovation offers entrepreneurial training powered by the LifeLine curriculum and manages a co-working center, Entrepreneur Hub. Grand Innovation also provides intensive one-on-one coaching, hosts networking events, and offers workshops to help start and grow micro and small businesses. Grand Innovation helps entrepreneurs follow the pathway to fulfilling their dreams.
Your generous support will enable Grand Innovation to deliver one of the following critical entrepreneurial programs targeted to disadvantaged entrepreneurs in the City of Detroit:
LifeLine Business Consulting
Since 2010, LifeLine Business Consulting Services, LLC has helped over 1200 individuals bring their business ideas into reality by coaching, training and, connecting entrepreneurs with resources and continuous support of their endeavors. LifeLine served as a full-service business planning and consulting organization serving small and medium sized companies with an emphasis on minority and women-owned businesses. LifeLine saw a compelling need in the community and realized that in order to effectively meet that need was to create a non profit organization.
For this reason, Grand Innovation was formed in 2016 as a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. Its focus is to eliminate historical cycles of poverty through education, community engagement and exposure to entrepreneurship for self sufficiency and provides services to individuals who have suffered the negative social and economic results of systemic poverty, incarceration of un/under – employment. Resources are provided to address barriers to communities striving for self-sufficiency. Thus, Grand Innovation was birthed, Powered by LifeLine.