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Business Assistance

Organization Overview:  This program provides refugee women with the skills and tools needed to establish their own home-based childcare enterprises. Refugees receive an individual assessment to determine their needs. Qualified participants receive intensive case management, training, business coaching, mentoring and other services. This program's goal is to empower refugee women, improve the financial circumstances of refugee families and create quality childcare options for other refugee community members
Language:  Arabic,English
Cultures:  Arabic,Chaldean,Iraqi,Refugees or Asylees
Street:  4301 E. 14 Mile Rd.
City/Township:  Sterling Heights
State:  Michigan
Zip Code:  48310
Country:  USA
Phone:  (586) 722-6036
Organization Overview:  The Home-based Childcare Microenterprise Program for Refugee Women provides refugee women with the skills and tools needed to establish their own home-based childcare enterprises.
Language:  Arabic,English
Cultures:  All,Arabic,Chaldean,Iraqi,Jordanian,Refugees or Asylees
Street:  6451 Schaefer Rd.
City/Township:  Dearborn
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48126
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 945-8159
Organization Overview:  The Immigrant Entrepreneur Development Program amplifies the capacity of communities through business. Direct access to a broad array of existing resources is offered to entrepreneurs through retention management with intensive focus on achieving goals. In addition to providing in-house entrepreneur training classes, we increase immigrants’ access to existing services and offer a range of unique supports and services that add value and maximize the impact on immigrant entrepreneurs and business owners. We match resources to the unique circumstances of each individual, meeting the needs of our clients wherever they are in the business development process. Browse our Start a Business and Grow a Business sections to discover how we can best meet your needs. This program was made possible by the generous and visionary support of the New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michigan.
Language:  Arabic,English
Cultures:  All,American,Arabic,Chaldean,Copt,Egyptian,Iraqi,Jordanian,Lebanese,Palestinian,Syrian,Yemeni
Street:  6451 Schaefer Rd.
City/Township:  Dearborn
State:  Michigan
Zip Code:  48126
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 945-8159
Organization Overview:  The African Business Chamber of Commerce is a leading resource provider in the developing of relationships with the rapidly growing business opportunities that are becoming available in Africa. We are at the forefront of providing network and information exchange opportunities to lead to positive results.
Language:  English
Cultures:  African,American,Ghanaian,Nigerian,Sierra Leone,West African
Street:  27950 Orchard Lake Rd., Ste. 120
City/Township:  Farmington Hills
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48334
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 445-2445
Organization Overview:  The African Caribbean Chamber of Commerce is organized to advance the business activities and prosperity of its members. Our vision is to be a driving force that will create synergy to empower and elevate African Caribbean businesses.
Language:  English,French,Spanish
Cultures:  African,Afro-Caribbean,All,Bahamas,Barbados,Caribbean,Dominican,Ghanaian,Guyanese,Jamaican,Liberian,Nigerian,Trinidadian,West African
Street:  277 Gratiot, Suite 700
City/Township:  Detroit
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48226
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 454-3118
Fax No:  (248) 281-0380
Organization Overview:  The American Arab Chamber of Commerce builds economic bridges by promoting and empowering the business community it serves on a local, national and international level.
Language:  Arabic,Chaldean,English,Farsi/Persian,Kurdish,Turkish
Cultures:  Algerian,American,Arabic,Chaldean,Egyptian,Iranian,Iraqi,Jordanian,Kurdish,Lebanese,Moroccan,Pakistani,Palestinian,Saudi,Sudanese,Syrian,Turkish,Yemeni
Street:  12740 Warren Ave. West
City/Township:  Dearborn
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48126
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 945-1700
Fax No:  (313) 945-6697
Organization Overview:  Founded in October 2007 in Dearborn as a 501(c)3 nonprofit professional organization, the Arab American Women’s Business Council addresses the needs of Arab American women professionals and business owners as well as young Arab American women seeking professional or business careers in Michigan and across the country. Its purpose is to assist its members by providing mentorships, internships, scholarships and professional development programs AAWBC Mission The mission of the AAWBC is to empower Arab American women of diverse professions and industries through networking, leadership and educational/professional development opportunities. AAWBC Vision The AAWBC is the premier organization to advance the aspirations and achievements of Arab American business and professional women.
Language:  Arabic,English
Cultures:  Arabic
Street:  22952 Outer Drive
City/Township:  Dearborn
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48124
Country:  USA
Email:  info@aawbc.org
Organization Overview:  "APACC is incorporated as a 501c (6), not-for-profit membership association dedicated to the economic advancement of Asian Pacific American (APA) businesses and professionals. Our mission is to facilitate business relationships among Asian and U.S. based companies and to promote the economic advancement of Asian Pacific Americans."
Language:  Bengali,Burmese,Cambodian/Khmer,Cantonese,Mandarin Chinese,English,Farsi/Persian,Hindi,Hmong,Japanese,Korean,Lao,Malay/Indonesian,Mandarin Chinese,Nepali,Tagalog,Tamil,Thai,Vietnamese
Cultures:  Asian,Bangaladeshi,Burmese,Cambodian,Central Asian,Chinese,Filipino,Hmong,Indonesian,Iranian,Japanese,Korean,Laotian,Malay,Nepali,Pacific Islander,South Pacific,Sri Lankin,Taiwanese,Tamil,Thai,Tibetan,Vietnamese
Street:  3155 W. Big Beaver Rd.
City/Township:  Troy
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48084
Country:  USA
Phone:  (248) 430-5855
Fax No:  (248) 856-1776
Email:  dyee@apacc.net
Organization Overview:  The British American Business Council (BABC) of Michigan is a member of the largest transatlantic business network with over 2,500 member companies including some of the world’s largest multi-nationals. The BABC of Michigan has 23 sister chapters located in sixteen US cities, Canada and the United Kingdom. The following are the member chapters in what is clearly the biggest transatlantic business network: Atlanta / Boston / Charlotte / Chicago / Cleveland / Detroit / Houston / Los Angeles / Miami / New York City / Orange County / Orlando / Philadelphia / San Francisco / Seattle / Tampa / Washington DC / Canada / Birmingham, England / Leeds, England / London, England / Manchester England / Glasgow, Scotland. Our Michigan chapter provides unparalleled opportunity for Midwest businesses and organizations to extend their reach into the UK, and for UK companies to deliver their products, services and messages to the entire Michigan region. The BABC of Michigan was founded in 2001 and is one of the fastest growing chapters in the US.
Language:  English
Cultures:  British
Street:  150 West Jefferson, Suite 100
City/Township:  Detroit
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48226
Country:  USA
Phone:  (248) 421-6428
Organization Overview:  CUSBA – The Canada – US Business Association has provided leadership and foresight since 1992 as one of the premier voices for the Canadian and American business communities. We are a nonprofit, non-partisan, issues – oriented business association focused on issues affecting Canada and the United States."
Language:  English
Cultures:  American,Canadian
Street:  2000 Town Center Suite 1800
City/Township:  Southfield
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48075
Country:  USA
Organization Overview:  The Chaldean American Chamber of Commerce is a partnership of Chaldean businesses and professionals working together to strengthen members' business, increase job opportunities, encourage expansion and promote Chaldean business and culture. The Chamber seeks to service and represent Aramaic-speaking people, including Assyrians, Chaldeans and Syriacs.
Language:  Arabic,Assyrian,Chaldean,English
Cultures:  Assyrian,Chaldean,Iraqi
Street:  29850 Northwestern Hwy. Suite 250
City/Township:  Southfield
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48034
Country:  USA
Phone:  (248) 996-8340
Fax No:  (248) 996-8342
Organization Overview:  About Us 底特律中国人协会简介 Chinese Association of Greater Detroit (CAGD), established in 1992, is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit, and non-political organization registered in the State of Michigan. The mission of CAGD is to promote and protect collective welfare and interests of its members by • providing community services in Greater Detroit; • preserving Chinese culture heritage among the Chinese Americans in Michigan; • facilitating US-China exchange in culture, business and education; • advocating mutual understanding among different ethnic groups in Michigan communities.
Language:  Mandarin Chinese,English,Mandarin Chinese
Cultures:  Asian,Chinese
Country:  USA
Phone:  (248) 885-3316
Fax No:  (248) 229-8443
Website:  http://cagd.org/
Organization Name:  Consular Corps of Michigan
Organization Overview:  To sustain an environment in which trade, investment and cultural relationships flourish between member nations and the United States of America, to foster social and official interests of the Corps as a whole, and to further and promote friendly relations between the foreign countries represented by the members of the Corps and municipal, state and federal governments.
Language:  Albanian,Arabic,Creole,Danish,Dutch,English,Finnish,French,German,Greek,Italian,Japanese,Korean,Latvian,Lithuanian,Macedonian,Malttese,Norwegian,Romanian,Slovene,Spanish,Swedish,Turkish,Ukrainian
Cultures:  African,Albanian,Austrian,Baltic,Barbados,Belgian,Belize,British,Canadian,Caribbean,Central African,Central American,Chilean,Danish,Dutch,East European,Filipino,Finnish,French,German,Iraqi,Italian,Ivorean,Japanese,Jordanian,Korean,Lebanese,Liberian,Lithuanian,Macedonian,Maltese,Mexican,Norwegian,Other,Romanian,San Marino,Slovene,South African,Swedish,Swiss,Syrian,Turkish,Ukrainian,West African,Yemeni
State:  Michigan
Country:  USA
Organization Overview:  The Visa and Immigration Section at the Canadian Consulate in Detroit is closed and services transferred to the Canadian Consulate in New York or in Los Angeles.
Language:  English,French
Cultures:  American,Canadian
Street:  600 Renaissance Center, Suite 1100
City/Township:  Detroit
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48243
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 567-2340
Fax No:  (313) 567-2164
Organization Overview:  No visa service in Detroit - refer to Consulate General of France in Chicago
Language:  English,French
Cultures:  American,French
Street:  500 Woodward Ave., Suite 3500
City/Township:  Detroit
State:  MI
Zip Code:  48226
Country:  USA
Phone:  (313) 965-8334
Fax No:  (313) 962-4348