I look at it this way: The more we can help each other out as neighbors, the better off we'll all be. The Loan Fund helps others like you would expect a neighbor to help you.
VCLF Investor, Dummerston
The Vermont Community Loan Fund creates opportunities that lead to healthy communities and financial stability for all Vermonters.
VCLF is a mission-driven, community-focused alternative lender. We make loans to local businesses, community organizations & nonprofits, child care providers and developers of affordable housing who don’t qualify for a loan from a traditional lender. We combine our loans with financial consulting and business development services to make sure our borrowers have access to everything they need to succeed.
On Saturday May 2nd, VCLF Director of Development Jake Ide and VCLF Board Treasurer Karin Chamberlain participated in "Your Investments Matter: A Seminar on Personal Divestment" in Burlington, VT.Read more...
On October 23rd, VCLF Executive Director Will Belongia joined SunCommon staff, officials and renewable energy enthusiasts to celebrate the launch of SunCommon’s Community Solar Program with the installation of their first Community Solar Array in Waltham.Read more...
The Vermont Community Loan Fund (VCLF) loaned $3,259,000 in 2014. For the 28th year, our mission-driven, community-focused lending helped bolster Vermont's economy and led to the creation or preservation of jobs, high-quality early care & education, safe and affordable homes and essential services for hundreds of Vermonters.Read more...
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