Recent Borrowers

3701 Grand Ave Associates
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$99,000 in capital improvements to 10 unit housing cooperative

Adams & Chittenden Scientific Glass Cooperative
Berkeley, California
$300,000 to an AEO conversion of scientific glass manufacturing company to worker cooperative

California Solar Workers Cooperative
Grass Valley, California
$250,000 to an AEO conversion of solar installation company to worker cooperative

Rockman et al Cooperative
San Francisco, California
$200,000 to a conversion of evaluation and research consulting firm to worker cooperative

Working Systems Cooperative
Olympia, Washington
$200,000 for a conversion of labor union and a line of credit to a software IT company to worker cooperative

Cooperative Home Care Associates
Bronx, New York
$400,000 in working capital loan to worker owned home care provider

East Aurora Cooperative Market
East Aurora, New York
$152,000 to refinance of existing debt for consumer owned grocery cooperative

Federation of Southern Cooperatives Land Assistance Fund
Southeastern United States
$233,000 line of credit for association of African American and family farm cooperatives

Marquette Brewing Cooperative
Marquette, Michigan
$75,000 in financing for start‐up consumer owned brewery

Mutual Aid Twin Cities Housing Cooperative
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$241,000 in mortgage financing for start‐up, 5‐person, affordable housing cooperative

Outskirts Vintage
Chicago, Illinois
$28,000 in a conversion of vintage clothing store to a worker cooperative

Regeneration Farms
Northfield, Minnesota
$136,000 in an equipment loan for start‐up multi‐stakeholder, free range poultry enterprise

Seattle Wholesale Growers Market
Seattle, Washington
$125,000 in a line of credit and financing for expansion for producer owned wholesalr market of sustainable flower growers in Washington

The Nokoma
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$70,000 to the affordable housing co-ops for rehab and improvements

Natural Fibers Producers
Sandpoint, Idaho
$44,000 for working capital for a producer co-op serving U.S. fibers

Meerkat Media
Brooklyn, New York
$60,000 for relocation of the film and media collective

Cooperative Care
Wautoma, Wisconsin
$16,000 for the worker owned home care co-op serving rural communities

Boston, Massachusetts
$300,000 for working capital

Democracy Brewing
Boston, Massachusetts
$192,000 for working capital for a start-up worker cooperative

Cooperative Energy Futures
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$178,000 for community solar projects

Renaissance Community Cooperative
Greensboro, North Carolina
$480,000 for startup food financing

eQuality Homecare
New Braunfels, Texas
$50,000 for worker owned home care

Federation of Southern Cooperatives / Land Assistance Fund
Epes, Alabama
$275,000 working capital line of credit to
association of black farmer cooperatives

Peace Coffee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$90,000 to buy green coffee from co-ops

Natural Harvest Food Co-op
Virginia, Minnesota
$1,000,000 for expansion and relocation

Lots in Common
Chicago, Illinois
$380,000 to purchase additional house

Doylestown Cooperative
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
$35,000 for buying club

Ridge Side Cooperative
Madison, Wisconsin
$5000 for housing co-op improvements

Good Earth Food Cooperative
St. Cloud, Minnesota
$32,500 for store improvements

Walnut Street Cooperative
Eugene, Oregon
$190,000 for housing co-op refinance

Electric Violin Shop
Durham, North Carolina
$101,000 to convert to worker ownership

New Wine Commune Cooperative
Madison, Wisconsin
$16,000 for housing improvements

East Aurora Cooperative Market
East Aurora, New York
$509,000 startup financing

BisMan Community Food Cooperative
Bismarck, North Dakota
$363,000 startup financing

Seattle Wholesale Growers Market
Seattle, Washington
$75,000 working capital loan for farmer-owned flower market

Sustainergy Cooperative
Cincinnati, Ohio
$30,000 to worker-owned residential contractor for van and equipment

Park Cooperative Apartments
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$51,000 for improvements to housing co-op

Hub City Co-op
Spartanburg, South Carolina
$700,000 startup financing for grocery co-op

Clifton Cooperative Market
Cincinnati, Ohio
$1,095,000 in startup financing for grocery co-op

The Co-op Natural Foods
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$150,000 for equipment and remodeling

Horizontal Housing Co.
Baltimore, Maryland
$50,000 to purchase and rehab home

Firestorm Café & Books
Asheville, North Carolina
$34,000 to worker co-op for new location

Northwind Natural Foods Co-op
Ironwood, Michigan
$35,000 for equipment and improvements

Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery
Austin, Texas
$44,100 for point-of-sale system and patio canopy

Omega One Ltd.
Minneapolis, Minnesota
$59,170 to housing co-op for renovations

Hendersonville Community Co-op
Hendersonville, North Carolina
$268,777 for food co-op relocation; shared with NCIF and LEAF

NASCO Properties
Athens, Ohio
$310,000 to refinance home and purchase another leased to student housing co-op

Sugar Beet Food Co-op
Oak Park, Illinois
$339,000 startup financing