OptimizeWayne's Funded Teams

Learn more about the teams that went through the Social Innovation Challenge and successfully won funding each year.

ToDoolie   A commission-free marketplace for homeowners to outsource tasks to students and for students to manage their hourly work.   Cohort 1, 2017

ToDoolie

A commission-free marketplace for homeowners to outsource tasks to students and for students to manage their hourly work.

Cohort 1, 2017

Thrive   Strives to give college students healthy food alternatives while using the profits to create care packages for pediatric oncology patients.   Cohort 1, 2017

Thrive

Strives to give college students healthy food alternatives while using the profits to create care packages for pediatric oncology patients.

Cohort 1, 2017

Period: The Menstrual Movement   A non-profit that aims to change the conversation around periods and provides menstrual hygiene products to those in need.   Cohort 1, 2017

Period: The Menstrual Movement

A non-profit that aims to change the conversation around periods and provides menstrual hygiene products to those in need.

Cohort 1, 2017

Detroit Feedback Loop   A non-profit organization that is relieving hunger in Detroit by redirecting leftover and unused food from around the city.   Cohort 2, 2018

Detroit Feedback Loop

A non-profit organization that is relieving hunger in Detroit by redirecting leftover and unused food from around the city.

Cohort 2, 2018

Blueprints for Pangaea   A non-profit originally started through optiMize, the WSU chapter continues working towards the mission of delivering unused medical supplies globally.   Cohort 1, 2017

Blueprints for Pangaea

A non-profit originally started through optiMize, the WSU chapter continues working towards the mission of delivering unused medical supplies globally.

Cohort 1, 2017

Rights for Refugees   Bridging the gap between refugees and the resources they need to rebuild their lives.   Cohort 2, 2018

Rights for Refugees

Bridging the gap between refugees and the resources they need to rebuild their lives.

Cohort 2, 2018

Students Feeding Students   Providing college students with healthy and affordable meal options using local produce and group fundraising.   Cohort 1, 2017

Students Feeding Students

Providing college students with healthy and affordable meal options using local produce and group fundraising.

Cohort 1, 2017

Buttons 2 Button   Empowering people with dexterity limitations to lead more independent lives.   Cohort 2, 2018

Buttons 2 Button

Empowering people with dexterity limitations to lead more independent lives.

Cohort 2, 2018

More Alumni:

Climb On! | Cohort 2, 2018

BlueJay Music School | Cohort 2, 2018

Detroit E3 | Cohort 2, 2018

Pregnancy, Parenthood, and Beyond | Cohort 2, 2018

It Comes Naturally | Cohort 2, 2018

 

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