Jay Rayford

Jay Rayford

What should others know about me? uh...I don't bite! I'm just a guy who is motivated by community engagement in whatever facet. I love networking and doing all i can to push the greatness going on around me whether I'm involved or not. I love gathering with like-minded people and mashing out ideas and making them happen. In a nutshell, i just want to be AWESOME!

My Recent Activity

What does it mean to be a social entrepreneur

I responded to What does it mean to be a social entrepreneur : I've been working since summer of 9th grade (1999). I've had various types of jobs along this...

It's OK to FAIL: How can we celebrate failure as part of innovation?

I responded to It's OK to FAIL: How can we celebrate failure as part of innovation?: I love this discussion! This right here is a part of the process! Having open discussion about...

What are innovative ways to fund small-scale community projects?

I responded to Tunde Wey: Hey Tunde, thats a GREAT idea! Actually I have plans to include something like that in our City...

Tunde Wey

Here is my idea, as culled from my post: The most consistent and frequent activity people engage in is commerce. We buy things – gas, food, groceries. On most days, we each make some kind of purchase. Commercial activity... Continue reading

Where did you start in Detroit?

I responded to Tunde Wey: I started off wanting to work on increasing my network. I attended everything I could and...

Tunde Wey

This video tells the story of a brooklynite musician moving to detroit. I think the story is amazing because Shara Worden has beautiful music to share but, she also has began her journey in detroit by connecting with... Continue reading