Michigan Is My Home Presents at TEDxUofM

At the TEDxUofM conference on Friday, February 9th, Michigan Is My Home founders Hussain Ali and Payton Watt spoke about Michigan Is My Home as they were presented with the Award for Innovation. Each year, TEDxUofM chooses and student or organization at the University of Michigan that exemplifies putting imaginative and ingenious ideas into impactful action. 

To see Ali and Watt's speech, watch TEDxUofM's livestream from the event. Michigan Is My Home begins at approximately 2:11:34. 

The remaining members of Michigan Is My Home's executive board are very proud of Ali and Watt for representing MIMH and spreading awareness about those experiencing homelessness in the local community.  

 Payton Watt (center left) and Hussain Ali (center right) accepting the Award for Innovation in front of the TEDxUofM audience. 

Payton Watt (center left) and Hussain Ali (center right) accepting the Award for Innovation in front of the TEDxUofM audience. 

 TEDxUofM $1,000 check accepted by Payton Watt and Hussain Ali.

TEDxUofM $1,000 check accepted by Payton Watt and Hussain Ali.

Katie Jaje