finances

We are an open and transparent organization. We provide as many resources as possible for others to replicate our work in other communities. Below you'll find financial data about our startup and operations, along with templates that you can try out yourself.

budgets

Budget Template for Makerspace startup and annual operations
Public Google Doc
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Budget for Detroit Public Library HYPE Teen Center Makerspace
Public Google Doc
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

funding resources

Making The Future
Made by Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Learning Labs In Libraries And Museums
Made by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the MacArthur Foundation.

grant reports

Cognizant Making The Future 2012 - Summary
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Cognizant Making The Future 2012 - Detail
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Kresge Phase 1 - Summary
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Kresge Phase 1 - Detail
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Kresge Phase 2 - Summary
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.

Kresge Phase 2 - Detail
Made by Jeff Sturges, Conductor of the Mt. Elliott Makerspace.