Corktown Detroit

Chris Webber launching massive & multifaceted cannabis operation in Detroit

Yesterday, University of Michigan & NBA Legend Chris Webber announced launched Players Only Holdings and a new $50 million-dollar cannabis operations and training facility in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood.
Take Flight by Holi Smokables

Margaeux Bruner of Holi Smokeables latest Gage Social Equity Grant recipient

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Gage Cannabis has announced their third social equity grant recipient, Margaeux Bruner, Founder of Holi Smokeables, who will be awarded the grant for her product The Holi Flower, an exclusive hemp wrap cone.
US Capitol Federal Legalization of Marijuana

Unpacking the Cannabis Administration & Opportunity Act

The proposed legislation would federally deschedule cannabis, expunge prior convictions, allow people to petition for resentencing & maintain the authority of states to set their own marijuana policies.
Michigan Agricultural Services by nene_atlaw

Michigan Agricultural Services breaks ground on metro Detroit processing center

The Michigan Advance has a great feature on a 25,500-square-foot high-tech indoor commercial cannabis processing facility in Inkster.
Canna Social Equity Fund

Introducing the Canna Social Equity Fund

MITech's Mike Brennan sat down with Connie Maxim-Sparrow to talk about this new effort to help contributors formulate goals related to social equity programs that promote change at the community level.
Fleuresh Cannabis Business Accellerator

Fluresh Cannabis Business Accelerator Getting Results

Brad Spirrison of Grown In has a great feature on Grand Rapids-based Fluresh's minority entrepreneur business accelerator program & the first businesses in the program.
Gage Cannabis Social Equity Grant

Apply for a Gage Cannabis Social Equity Grant!

Gage Cannabis is offering grants of up to $50,000 available to participants of the Michigan MRA Social Equity Program.
Al Harrington of Viola Cannabis

Former NBA Star Al Harrington talks social equity

Esquire Magazine has a nice feature & interview with former NBA star Al Harrington discussing his Viola brand & social equity in the cannabis space.
Cannabis Prisoner Michael Thompson & Grandson

Newly released prisoner Michael Thompson on Jazz Cabbage Cafe

Nationally known ex-cannabis prisoner Michael Thompson of Flint will appear on today's Jazz Cabbage Café podcast at 4 PM.
Cimone Casson Me and Yellow Success

MRA proposes crowdfunding to improve equitable capital access

The Green Market Report says that the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency has announced proposed changes to the state’s cannabis laws and regulations aimed at improving access to capital for people of color seeking to break into the cannabis market.