COVID Relief for Your Business

Good Neighbor Program

Bring a Detroiter to get a COVID-19 vaccine and you’ll get paid $50 for each dose.

Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Eligible bars and food-related businesses can receive up to $10 million per business to help make up for revenue lost due to COVID-19.

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BuyDetroit

The BuyDetroit program helps Detroit vendors connect with opportunities and compete for contracts.

FEATURED SECTOR: AUTOMOBILITY

Detroit is the epicenter of new mobility technology – autonomous, electric, connected.

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See who works at the DEGC
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Consider doing business in Detroit
Find business properties
Get financial help starting or growing my business
Get help with City processes
Improve my storefront
Launch or grow my business
Learn about open contracts for city work
Open a new location
Optimize my business's physical space
See the latest news
See who is on the DEGC's boards
See how public funds are managed
See who supports DEGC
See who works at the DEGC
Understand and leverage tax structure
Work with the DEGC

Current or future Detroit commercial/industrial business

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Access community and/or business data
Access Covid-19 resources and advice
Connect with business support and education
Consider doing business in Detroit
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Get financial help starting or growing my business
Launch or grow my business
Learn about open contracts for city work
See the latest news
See who is on the DEGC's boards
See how public funds are managed
See who supports DEGC
See who works at the DEGC
Understand and leverage tax structure
Work with the DEGC

Site selector/real estate developer

I want to:

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Access community and/or business data
Consider doing business in Detroit
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Get financial help starting or growing my business
Launch or grow my business
Learn about open contracts for city work
See how public funds are managed
See who is on the DEGC's boards
See who supports DEGC
See who works at the DEGC
See the latest news
Understand and leverage tax structure
Work with the DEGC
Kevin Johmson, Presiddent & CEO

The DEGC drives inclusive development at every level of Detroit’s economy – from bringing a billion-dollar manufacturing investment to the city, to helping launch a neighborhood dental practice.

We understand that every business is important, every job is important, and every person is important. Catalyzing development – turning one deal into hundreds of accessible opportunities – that’s what we do.

–Kevin Johnson, President & CEO

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