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Artisan Beverage Cooperative

Offered to Massachussetts Residents Only

organic food, local food, regional food, worker-cooperative, direct public offering

"Artisan Beverage Cooperative is a producer of kombucha tea, alcoholic Ginger Beer and Mead. The Cooperative's mission is to produce the highest quality beverages possible taking into account the social and economic impacts of all decisions of the cooperative, and to demonstrate, through our success, the viability of worker cooperatives and fairly traded good."


Offered to California Residents Only

solar, desalination, watertech, cleantech, direct public offering, sustainable development, agriculture

"HydroRevolution is a California subsidiary of WaterFX Inc., established in order to construct California’s most sustainable water source in the Central Valley. The solar-powered desalination plant will treat unusable irrigation drainage water and recycle it as a new freshwater source for local water districts."

Dorchester Community Food Co-op

Offered to Massachusetts Residents Only

food justice, cooperative development, local economy, economic development in communities of color, food access

"The Dorchester Community Food Co-op is an innovative community and worker owned co-op bringing affordable healthy food and economic revitalization to an inner city neighborhood of Boston."

Green City Growers

Offered to Massachusetts Residents Only

food, urban farms, education, agriculture

"Green City Growers, a Boston area urban farming company founded in 2008, is seeking capital to grow in the Boston area and to expand to additional urban locations. Funds will be used to build on our successful commercial business, fuel marketing campaigns, and scout and establish branches in targeted northeast cities."

My Trail

Offered to Colorado Residents Only

sporting goods, outdoor equipment, recreation

"My Trail Company helps people enjoy the outdoors more with high performance, lightweight products that are responsibly made and delivered affordably direct to our customers."

Brio Baking

Offered to California Residents Only

local, organic, restaurant, food, farm to table, cafe, coffee shop, bakery, bread, direct public offering, support local agriculture, slow food

"Brio Baking Incorporated operates Brio Breadworks and Cafe Brio as a California Benefit Corporation. Our mission is to strengthen the connections in our local food chain by connecting the community with real, wholesome food. We believe in quality, local and organic ingredients, traditional methods and connecting with our community. We deliver bread to over 30 stores and restaurants and the Cafe is always bustling. In order to serve our customers more efficiently, we need to expand and improve our operations."

Maker's Common

Offered to California Residents Only

food, local economies, food systems

"Maker's Common will provide the Bay Area's best selection of American cheese, craft beer, wine, and charcuterie in a casual eatery and thoughtfully curated retail marketplace, with a focus on connecting the community to the sources and stories behind their food."

PVGrows Investment Fund

Offered to residents of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont

food, agriculture, local investing, impact investing, community capital

"The PVGrows Investment Fund (PVGIF) offers an investment vehicle for individuals, institutions and foundations to invest in building a healthier food system. Your investment will provide financing to farm and food businesses located primarily in Massachusetts' Pionner Valley. Together, we will all work to strengthen and grow the local food economy – more vibrant farm and food businesses, more local jobs, and more access to healthy food."

Economic Development & Financing Corp.

Offered to California Residents Only

local investing, impact investing, economic development

"EDFC is a 501(c)3 non-profit, Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) founded in 1995 with the mission: "Connecting money and ideas with entrepreneurs to create sustainable prosperity in Lake and Mendocino Counties"

Nia House

Offered to California Residents Only

educational equity, program expansion, 0-6, early childhood education, preschool, montessori education

"Investing in Nia House is an opportunity to support your financial interests, your local community and the pathway toward educational equity. Every child deserves a place to learn and thrive. Nia House provides that place. Invest in Nia House and support social and economic justice in your community."

People’s Community Market

Offered to California Residents Only

food, food justice, community development

"A neighborhood grocery store that helps West Oakland families thrive by offering quality fresh foods, affordable groceries, health services and a place for community building and recreation."

Sunspeed Enterprises

Offered to California Residents Only

renewable energy, electric vehicles

"Sunspeed is creating the first 100%-renewable-energy powered network of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations along the iconic Pacific Coast Highway."

Calvert Foundation

Offered in Multiple States

affordable housing, healthy communities, women's empowerment, local economies, ecological stewardship

"Calvert Foundation’s Community Investment Note enables you to invest in a global portfolio of nonprofits and social enterprises that create social and environmental good."

Northern California Community Loan Fund

Offered to California Residents Only

affordable housing, economic development, cooperatives

"NCCLF is a local CDFI that invests in high social impact projects including affordable housing, alternative businesses, economic development efforts and human services. We connect capital with projects that positively impact people's lives."

RSF Social Finance

Offered in Multiple States

food, food systems, agriculture, education, arts, ecological stewardship

"RSF Social Finance’s Social Investment Fund provides a unique opportunity to invest in a diversified, direct loan fund comprised of over 80 leading non-profit and for-profit social enterprises."


Offered in Multiple States

women's empowerment, microfinance, fair trade, affordable housing

"Founded in 1984, Working Capital for Community Needs (WCCN) is a nonprofit impact investing fund whose mission is to create opportunities for access to microfinance, services and markets to improve the lives and communities of the working poor in Latin America."

Cutting Edge Capital

Offered to California Residents Only

local economies, new economy, community capital

"Cutting Edge Capital is leading a movement that is bringing new capital - by directly engaging more people as investors - to the new economy - an economy that is resilient, just, and sustainable."


Offered to Massachusetts Residents Only

energy, recycling, organics, compost, food

"CERO provides food waste composting services and is proud to be part of a local food economy rooted in environmental and economic justice."

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