How To Thrive

Helping you grow within your community

 Detroit Residents

Interviewing Detroit Residents
What helps you to thrive, what do you think about thrive, How do you thrive in Detroit?

As an initial investment, Thrive Detroit Street Paper provides Vendors/Micro-preneurs with an initial batch of papers (up to 10 issues) at no charge.   They are then able to sell the issues for $1 each and reinvest some or all of the funds back into their enterprise by purchasing additional papers (stock) for .25 each.

Those who choose to become regular Vendors/Micro-preneurs purchase the paper for .25 each, sell them for $1 each, and retain .75 for themselves.

A micro-enterprise can be the difference between an individual or family remaining housed or becoming homeless.   Individuals already facing homelessness, can use funds to secure housing.

Selling just 30 issues a day, 6 days a week will gross $720 a month, netting $540 a month in income if the Micro-preneur 

INSP

Interviewing Detroit Residents
 

As an initial investment, Thrive Detroit Street Paper provides Vendors/Micro-preneurs with an initial batch of papers (up to 10 issues) at no charge.   They are then able to sell the issues for $1 each and reinvest some or all of the funds back into their enterprise by purchasing additional papers (stock) for .25 each.

Those who choose to become regular Vendors/Micro-preneurs purchase the paper for .25 each, sell them for $1 each, and retain .75 for themselves.

Image by Jo Szczepanska

Workshops

Detroit writing room - writing and coaching for business plans - this would be a great workshop. Schedule time with a writing coach. 

For below strip

Places to pick up street paper:

Selling it inside-Source Booksellers

Selling the paper outside-Vendors at Eastern Market