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Welcome to Slow Money Maine! We are an intentionally inclusive, diverse network representing many sectors and communities in Maine, with a focus on supporting local sustainable food systems.
We CONVENE gatherings, CONNECT people to each other’s needs, and CATALYZE the flow of funds and technical assistance to a wide array of food businesses.

Next Gathering:  THURSDAY July 21st, 2016
Christ Church
2 Dresden Ave, Gardiner, ME                                                                                 

pre-meeting focus group from 12-1                      main gathering from 1-4pm
July Focus Group Topic:
Utilizing Web-Based Technology for Food Businesses.


Slow Money Maine Workshop: Creating an Investment Club to Support a Local Food Economy
Monday July 11, 2016

Blue Hill Library
4-6:00 in the Howard Room
See Details Here.


Enjoy these stories reflecting the range of our network’s offerings.

GRANTS & LOANS CREATIVE FINANCING TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

SOME OF THE MANY WAYS TO ENGAGE IN SMM:

Explore peer-to-peer lending or partner with us for grants –   Investing Locally

Give or receive food business expertise through our Technical Assistance Program TAP

Learn more about our local and regional gatherings (see 2016 schedule below) –  Index to Presenters

Create/join/apply to an investment club  – See current clubs  MOL  and NSP

Consider pitching your business or non-profit needs at a gathering – Contact Us

2016 MEETING SCHEDULE:
Bi- Monthly SMM Meetings: Thursdays 1/14, 3/17, 5/12, 7/21, 9/15
at Christ Church in Gardiner 1-4pm

Annual SMM Daylong Gathering : 11/10/2016
at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast