MILE Law: Investiment Based Crowdfunding

MILE Law: Investment Based Crowdfunding

Learn about the MILE Law (Michigan Invests Locally Exemption). Discover the power of investment based crowdfunding and also hear the story of how it came to be.

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2015 Innovate Michigan Summit Recap

2015 Innovate Michigan Summit Recap

Check out what happened at this year's Innovate Michigan! Summit, hear what presenters and participants thought of the event, and find out how they feel about what the REI Network is doing for communities abroad.

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Bring us your #IDEAS4MI!

Here's what happens when you submit your idea...


REI Funds two types of projects:
Co-learning and Student-Led/Faculty-Guided

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Economic, Community Development Initiative in Flint

Thursday, March 31, 2016

In 2015, REI launched a new effort aimed at improving Michigan's economy: A Co-Implementation Plan in Flint.

2016 Co-Learning Plan Series Announced

Thursday, March 3, 2016

REI would like to thank everyone who applied to be a Co-Learning Plan author for their interest in collaboration and in improving Michigan's economy. After reviewing the applications submitted, REI has selected six Co-Learning Plan topics for its fifth round of funding.

Success Through Investment

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

A Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Project has resulted in a $600,000 planning grant for future development of the Mt. Elliott Corridor!

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