Category Archives: For Investors

An amazing tour of Washington County

Thanks to the skillful planning of our co-hosts Eleanor Kinney from SMM, Jo D. Saffeir from EFN, Peter Taylor from MCF and Elizabeth Sprague from MFT, a busload of funders fully benefited from an inspiring and educational 2-day tour of … Continue reading

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Maine Angels – New England Angel Education Workshop

MAINE ANGEL MEMBERS & qualified quests – This is for you! Especially any of our newer members (11 so far in 2014, 13 in 2013!) as well as seasoned members. For ACCREDITED INVESTORS ONLY! (But please share with any of … Continue reading

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Crowd funding continues to help build local food systems

Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns have been notable additions to funding opportunities for local farmers and other food business entrepreneurs. Heather and Doug Donahue of Balfour Farm are in the midst of a project NOW so check out the link below … Continue reading

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Funders’ Tour to Aroostook County

In early October, close to twenty ag sector funders immersed in an inspiring 3-day bus tour of Aroostook County, focused on food system enterprises. An amazingly full and comprehensive itinerary was created through a collaboration with Slow Money Maine (Eleanor, … Continue reading

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No Small Potatoes Investment Club News

NO SMALL POTATOES – $1,000 – 5,000 microloans for farms and food businesses Fall loan round applications due:  Friday, September 30th Spring 2012 loan round applications due:  Friday, January 27th The loan application and loan criteria are on our website … Continue reading

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REGISTER NOW FOR NOV. 17Th SMM EVENT!!

ANNOUNCING  SLOW MONEY MAINE’S ANNUAL DAYLONG GATHERING!!! THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17th, 8:00-4:00 HUTCHINSON CENTER IN BELFAST $10 fee (includes lunch from Local Sprouts) LIMITED SPACE!!!!!! REGISTER ASAP! We are offering a distinctive daylong event for you to learn more about Slow … Continue reading

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No Small Potatoes Investment Club Article

http://www.pressherald.com/life/foodanddining/low-interest-investment-club-is-no-small-potatoes_2011-03-09.html

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January 2011 – Slow Money Maine meeting notes

Our January Slow Money Maine meeting was quite well attended even though precarious winter conditions prevailed. This meeting marked the first anniversary of our group which continues to evolve with creative and satisfying collaborations of ideas and action among us. … Continue reading

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Daylong Gathering Followup

Over 100 people gathered for our first-ever highly satisfying daylong Slow Money Maine event. The morning session of 13 presenters by funders, producers, farmers, educators, distributors and social enterprises provided opportunities to learn about varied sectors that contribute to a … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING A NOVEMBER 19TH DAYLONG SLOW MONEY MAINE GATHERING!

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH AT THE HUTCHINSON CENTER IN BELFAST (map) 9:30-4:30, $5 fee at the door Registration is now closed for our Nov. 19th Slow Money Maine gathering at the Hutchinson Center due to space limitations. However, we encourage you … Continue reading

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