Fall Back

Fall is indeed back and quite beautiful here in Detroit. We wanted to take this time to offer a few updates on how the year has been going. Quite simply, it's [...]

Dinner and Dialog

This year Collision Works attended the Meeting of the Minds annual event, held this year in Detroit at the College for Creative Studies. The conference brought together [...]

Sparks Fly!

This summer we launched a pilot program to connect longtime Detroiters with city newcomers. As far as first runs go, we did alright. We created 30 pairs of new [...]

Why Spark?

The Sparks program has been taking off. People are getting matched up and first meetings are just beginning to happen. It's great how enthusiastic people are. *** [...]

Sparks On!

We'd like to thank the businesses who signed on early to support Sparks the program. When Spark participants visit these places as a pair they will get a discount. [...]
Be A Spark

Be a Spark!

When a flint hits a stone sparks fly! And when sparks fly, we ignite new possibilities. Together. Have you lived in Detroit all your life, or most of your life, [...]

Friends on Fourth Tuesdays

All people that are interested in supporting the project are called Collision Works Friends. This encompasses both “volunteers” and people with general interest [...]

Year In Review: Coming Together and Building Empathy

First Container, our kickstarter funded prototype in Eastern Market, wowed with some snazzy design and shipping container awesomeness. But is also laid some critical [...]

Year in Review: High Fives!

We had no idea we would get such tremendous media support in 2013. Here are a few of our favorites, but you can see more on the media page. What we like most about [...]

Year In Review: Detroit Stories

We had an amazing partnership with the Detroit Public Library over the summer. We had three library sponsored Detroit authors come share their stories and facilitate [...]