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Detroit House Guests

To build on the city's musical legacy by having this band invite international and national musicians as "house guests" to live together and collaborate on an album

Detroit Science Fiction Generator

To uplift Detroiters' ideas and narratives about the city's future through a series of sci-fi writing workshops that create works for 'zines

Detroit's dance legacy: the Jit

To preserve the legacy of the 1970s dance craze the Detroit Jit through a documentary featuring the original Jitterbugs and an instructional video on how the dance is performed

Hyper Interactive Hip Hop Mardi Gras Parade

To celebrate Detroit's vibrancy by creating a Hyper Interactive Hip-Hop Mardi Gras Parade that combines the unique traditions of the city's Caribbean Mardi Gras Festival, local hip-hop artists and the DIY innovators at the Mt Elliott Makerspace

Maison LaFleur

To use the contemporary arts movement Afrofuturism as a vehicle for social change through a series of educational workshops and installations

Mariachi COMPÁS

To preserve and expand the reach of traditional Mexican music by creating a mariachi youth ensemble that would celebrate the popular format while incorporating the music of other Latin American countries

Pop It Up Detroit

To use the power of design to produce vibrant civic spaces by bringing together architects and creatives with community advocates

Chattanooga Open Government Collaborative

Building on successful efforts to make city data more accessible, the Chattanooga Open Government Collaborative will use challenge funding to train key groups in using the available information.

Data Journalism Training for Reporters

To help bring important public issues to light, investigative journalists will train reporters at the Anchorage Daily News and other media outlets on how to use data to create a compelling, multimedia story.

Florida Pro Se Mobile App

As a way to empower South Floridians, Florida Pro Se Mobile will create a mobile app that helps low income residents understand basic legal procedures.

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