Global Detroit Blog
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Title: Caribbean Cultural & Carnival Organization Caribbean Extravaganza Location: Colony Hall 21780 Evergreen Southfield, MI 48075 Link out: Click here Description: A full family day of basking in the Caribbean culture. General Admission is free, admission to Taste Fest $5 for Adults $2 for children. [...]
Title: Global Great Lakes Convening Location: University of Detroit Mercy School of Law 651 East Larned St Detroit, MI 48226 Link out: Click here Description: Join us in Detroit for a full day of sharing ideas and best practices from immigrant economic development initiatives [...]
By Steve Tobocman Certainly we feel honored to be referred to in both the Wall Street Journal and The Atlantic magazine this week as a national leader in looking to capitalize on immigration as an economic revitalization engine. The Journal cited our work with the [...]
Title: Free Citizenship Application Workshop Location: Troy Community Center Room 301 3125 Livernois Rd Troy, MI Link out: Click here Description: Take Advantage of the Free Workshop! Services Include: – Up-to-Date information on application requirements and procedures – Eligibility for naturalization – Completion of [...]
By Steve Tobocman Canada has recently launched a new “start-up” visa to enable immigrant entrepreneurs legal residency in Canada. A recent article chronicling the program and some successful immigrant entrepreneurs in Toronto was recently published in Model D’s sister publication Yonge Street. You can check [...]
By Steve Tobocman In January, Global Detroit and Global Michigan kicked off a partnership with Upwardly Global, a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization dedicated to helping skilled immigrants join the professional U.S. workforce by offering career preparation guidance and training, and raising employer awareness. Through a generous grant from the New [...]
Title: You Can Change the World Location: International Institute 111 E. Kirby, Detroit MI 48202 Link out: Click here Description: Encouraging Students of all ages to seek higher education to ensure Economic Growth for themselves and their family. Keep pushing forward no matter the [...]
Title: Free Citizenship Application Workshop Location: 343 South Main Street Romeo, MI 48065 Link out: Click here Description: Citizenship Application Service includes: Providing you with up-to-date information on application requirements and procedures, verifying your eligibility for naturalization, assisting you with the completion of your [...]
Title: International Children’s Festival Location: Community Arts Auditorium 5411 Cass Ave. Detroit, MI 48202 Link out: Click here Description: We would like to cordially invite you to the Third Annual International Children’s Festival, an amicable day of fraternity to promote and foster understanding among the [...]
By Steve Tobocman Michigan Governor (and Global Michigan founder) Rick Snyder kicked off iMarch in Michigan last week with this statement, “If you made a short list of what made America great, immigration would be on it,” Snyder said. “In Michigan, some of our biggest [...]
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