Natural CapitalInvestment Fund
|By the Numbers:|
|The Natural Capital Investment Fund has provided 12,000 hours of technical assistance to over 400 companies.
Because of NCIF, over 2,700 jobs have been created or retained by 146 businesses since 2001.
NCIF finances and advises small to mid-sized companies across a nine-state region. NCIF borrowers conserve energy and water; build local food systems; and find creative outlets for recycled materials. NCIF also funds businesses providing essential services that contribute to the economic and social viability of the economically distressed communities we serve.
Our Portfolio Companies
A Simply Natural Approach to Dairy
Simply Natural Creamery and Dairy Farm is a testament to Neil Moye’s willingness to innovate and diversify beyond tobacco...
Bailey Mountain Bike Park
Parents today continue to search for an answer to the question: How can I get my kid to spend...
Farmer Curtis Earns More Per Acre
Curtis Branch grows wheat, soybeans and corn on his Murfreesboro, North Carolina farm, a 240-acre property that has been in...
Firefly Farms Creamery & Market
It all started with a neighbor’s goats and the question: “Can we milk ‘em to make cheese?” With that,...
Durham Co-op Market and Hendersonville Community Co-op opened their respective doors this April at new locations, complete with open...
Green Grease for North Carolina
Cooking oil and grease trap waste poured down sinks and drains creates a health and environment hazard for the...