Northwest Detroit Farmers’ Market Vendor Feature: 313 Teas

What is the names of your business, and what are you selling? 313 Teas. All natural herbal and fruit teas. What are your social media handles, and if you have a website, what’s the address? IG: @313teas How long have you been at it? Since the start of 2020. What are your future plans for…

Northwest Detroit Farmers’ Market Vendor Feature: Side Chips

What is the names of your business, and what are you selling? Side Chips – Collard green chips What are your social media handles, and if you have a website, what’s the address? https://www.instagram.com/side_chips_llc/ How long have you been at it? 1 year What are your future plans for your business? I’d like to transfer…

Northwest Detroit Farmers’ Market Vendor Feature: Good Medicine Farm

What is the names of your business, and what are you selling? Good Medicine Farm – plants and produce What are your social media handles, and if you have a website, what’s the address? Nstephens859@icloud.com How long have you been at it? 30 years What are your future plans for your business? I’d like to…

Northwest Detroit Farmers’ Market Vendor Feature: Bernie and Jo’s

What is the names of your business, and what are you selling? Bernie and Jo’s – Women’s accessories What are your social media handles, and if you have a website, what’s the address? IG: @bernie.and.jo; FB: Bernie and Jo’s; website: www.berniejos.com How long have you been at it? Roughly one year What are your future…

What is Grandmont Rosedale SOUP?

Grandmont Rosedale SOUP is an in-person crowdfunding dinner meant to promote a great idea that benefits the Grandmont Rosedale community. It’s a fairly simply idea, but it can have wonderfully widespread impact. At the welcome table, attendees drop $10 (a suggested donation) into a soup pot and in exchange they get soup, salad, bread, dessert,…

GRDC to Host the 2nd Annual Spring Block Party on Saturday, June 18!

It’s almost Juneteenth! Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation is back again with the annual Spring Block Party. This will be the 2nd annual Spring Block Party and it will happen on June 18th from 11am to 3pm at Grandmont Rosedale’s newest park, the Grand Parklet located on the corner of Evergreen and Grand River. In addition…

Grandmont Rosedale Resident and Rising Artist Phillip Simpson

Phillip Simpson knew Grandmont Rosedale was “pretty cool. Tons of gorgeous houses.” Syretta, Phil’s wife, is, as Phil says, “a Zillow girl” and she agreed that the houses were beautiful, but what they really wanted was a community, so they did some research. Phil looked specifically for neighborhood walkability, the presence of block clubs, whether…

Grand River WorkPlace Member Spotlight: Danielle North

Danielle North, Founding Executive Director of Degree Forward, is passionately pursuing college completion rates for working adults and professionals. What inspires you? My commitment to supporting my community and making an impact in the lives of disenfranchised members of our society. Who is your ideal client? Working professionals and adults. Why did you choose Grand…

Chantele Jones, Owner of Estella’s Vegan Dessert Boutique in the pop-up retail space in Grand River WorkPlace

Chantele Jones, owner of Estella’s Vegan Dessert Boutique is proud that her shop is the first and only black women all vegan bakery in Detroit. Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation is proud that she chose to open her business in a brick and mortar space for the first time in our Grand River WorkPlace pop-up retail…

Grandmont Rosedale’s Boy Scout Troop 123 Welcomes New Members for Adventure and Fun

At a meeting in March, the nine young men of Boy Scout Troop 123 sat around two tables. The younger group was putting together personal first aid kits, and the older group was working out the details of their upcoming trip to Hocking Hills State Park in Ohio. This Trip Committee figures out how much…