New program will boost the economic vitality and sustainability of the nation’s 10,000 independent timber harvesters and haulers.
The Natural Capital Investment Fund is teaming up with the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, the the Southern Loggers Cooperative the South Carolina Timber Producers Association to aid the nation’s timber producers.
Greenville, S.C. – America’s forest landowners and forest products industries rely heavily on a cadre of small businesses for the harvesting and transporting of trees. If those small businesses don’t thrive, forest landowners and converting mills suffer. The U.S. Endowment for… Read More
Green business loan helps the Stacy family purchase 95 acres of farmland and enhance the fresh local food supply for the city of Marietta and southeastern Ohio region.
The U.S. Endowment for Forestry & Communities announced a $25,000 grant to help timber harvesters impacted by the recent economic downturn in South Georgia.
Senator Jay Rockefeller announced more than $1.5 million in grants for West Virginia that will support job creation
The Conservation Fund’s Natural Capital Investment Fund has been named to a leading group of community development financial institutions (CDFIs) that will participate in the “10,000 Small Businesses CDFI Growth Collaborative.”
The Fund’s Natural Capital Investment Fund (NCIF) has received $300,000 in financing from the Communities at Work Fund™ . This will support lending activities for sustainable natural resource-based businesses, creating jobs in economically distressed regions in North Carolina and southwestern Virginia.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) has made a $400,000 equity equivalent investment (EQ2) to the Natural Capital Investment Fund (NCIF).
The Natural Capital Investment Fund announced that it has received a $250,000 grant from the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation to launch an Operating Assistance (OA) Fund