Founders and VCs who help one another in the growth of their companies.
Founders for Community
Members that give where they live and are active in communities across Michigan.
Why Join Michigan Founders Fund
Connect with founders across Michigan.
Learn from founders who have been there before.
Get connected to VCs and resources to scale faster.
Share your experience to help early founders.
Gain access to advisory and board options.
Help grow Michigan’s startup ecosystem.
Transform carry into community prosperity.
Connect with founders growing great companies.
Help grow inclusive, equitable startups.
Hear from Some of Our Founders
Why I joined: The Michigan entrepreneurial and angel community has played an integral role in Plinqit’s success. MFF is a way to give back to Michigan and support each other through the journey and specifically support women-led companies, which is important to me.
Kathleen Craig FOUNDER/CEO Plinqit
Why I joined: “A community of founders is like a growth hack whereby you leverage other founders’ lessons learned to scale up faster.”
Kabir Maiga CO-FOUNDER/CEO Passive Bolt
Why I joined: I wanted to find more ways of giving back and helping those in Detroit, especially minorities who want to go into entrepreneurship.