The Case for Community Investment Funds

The Case for Community Investment Funds

The Case for Community Investment Funds The Case for Community Investment Funds The following is an excerpt from “Community Investment Funds: A How-To Guide for Building Local Wealth, Equity, and Justice,” a joint project of the National Coalition for Community...
Getting Started

Getting Started

Getting Started Getting Started Local investing can deliver more than just economic benefits. It can help attract or retain crucial businesses, like farms, retail stores, or conservation projects. Valuable relationships are created and deepened across the community as...
Introduction

Introduction

Introduction Introduction Local investing groups are driven by a common inspiration to put money to work for the mutual benefit of investors, the local businesses they invest in, and the community as a whole. They can be an important force in driving local economic...
Mobilizing Local Investors

Mobilizing Local Investors

Mobilizing Local Investors Mobilizing Local Investors It’s safe to say that local investing cannot happen without the participation of informed and motivated citizen investors. Approaching people to talk about money can be daunting. It can be hard to know who has...