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Monday, May 22 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Faith-Based Social Entrepreneurship

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This panel discussion will feature leaders from local faith-based organizations to talk about faith-based entrepreneurship in Detroit. 

What are faith-based organizations currently doing to impact the communities of Detroit? What role does faith-based organizations play in the recovery of Detroit? How can faith-based organizations reach, engage and involve millennials?  How can you start or get involved with a faith-based organization or business?  Can a faith-based business make money?

This panel discussion will talk about these questions plus others related to starting and growing a faith-based organization or business.  There will also be time for networking after the panel discussion, so bring your business cards!

Phonz Phillips - Associate Pastor of The Detroit Church (http://thedetroitchurch.com/)
Lisa Johanon - Co-founder and Executive Director of Central Detroit Christian (http://centraldetroitchristian.org/
Rabbi Yisrael Pinson - Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit (http://www.chabadinthed.org/)
Pastor Tim Holdridge - Woodside Detroit (https://woodsidebible.org/detroit/)
Dave Webber - President of RainCatchers (https://raincatchers.org/)

Moderated by Sal Bono - Founder of Canfield Studios (http://thestudiodetroit.com/)

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Salvatore Bono

Founder, The Studio Detroit
I am an entrepreneur by nature and the founder of Canfield Studios, a Detroit based film company, and The Studio Detroit, a creative co-working and incubation space. I love working with and helping creative entrepreneurs start and grow they businesses. I live in Detroit with my wife... Read More →
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Tim Holdridge

Lead Pastor, Woodside Bible Church
I help start a church here in the city 5 years ago and we are now close to 400 in attendance. Our demographic is very diverse made up of over 30 nationalities who are very involved in serving and blessing the community. We have entrepreneurs, families, college students, young professionals... Read More →

Lisa Johanon

Co-founder and Executive Director of Central Detroit Christian
Co-founder and Executive Director of Central Detroit Christian
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Phonz Phillips

Associate Pastor, Detroit Church
Husband, father, artisan, storyteller, and impactologist
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Yisrael Pinson

Executive Director, Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit
Yisrael is the founder and executive director of Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit and a chaplain with Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network. Rabbi Yisrael received his high school and college-level education at several intensive private schools the world over, including the distinguished... Read More →
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David Webber

President, RainCatchers
CoFounder and CTO, UpTo Inc. President, RainCatchers.org

#DETSW17 Organizing Team
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David Mehi

Cloud Solutions Architect, Google
David Mehi is a Software Solutions Architect for Google. He has been in the software industry for over 20 years, enjoys traveling and loves living in Detroit. Feel free to talk to him about Detroit, Technology, APIs, AI/ML, Cloud Computing, Blockchain, Crypto, Big Data and any new... Read More →

Monday May 22, 2017 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
#ChaseBasecamp - 3rd Floor Chapel | Masonic Temple 500 Temple Street, Detroit, MI 48201