Michigan LaunchPad Overview - Having been deeply impacted by the economic crisis, experiencing record unemployment and the deterioration of the region’s historic employer, the auto industry, Detroit is the perfect laboratory for such an idea. In partnership with the New Economy Initiative (NEI) for Southeast Michigan, the University of Miami, Wayne State University
and Walsh College
, The Blackstone Charitable Foundation committed $2 million in 2010 to create Blackstone LaunchPad on the campuses of Wayne State University and Walsh College.
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