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Cajou Creamery

Cajou Production Equipment Loan

Cajou is a plant based ice cream company currently run by two people, with plans to become a coop/democratically run business.

Baltimore, United States
June 23, 2021
US $50,000.00

Earth-Bound Building, Forestry and Farm

Earthbound - Land Purchase

Secured investment loan for the purchase of 24 acres of land for their construction business.

Baltimore, United States
April 13, 2021
US $306,000.00

Appalachian Field Services

Real Estate Refinance Loan

A 15-year non-extractive mortgage loan for three of AFS's recently acquired properties

Hagerstown, United States
March 1, 2021
US $485,600.00

Appalachian Field Services

Working Capital Line of Credit for Property Acquisition and Renovation

A revolving line of credit to finance new housing renovation projects

Hagerstown, United States
October 15, 2020
US $1,000,000.00

Taharka Brothers

Taharka Bros. Pint Production Expansion Loan

Purchase of additional equipment and office/warehouse upgrades to meet increased demand for ice cream pints

Baltimore, United States
May 8, 2020
US $66,000.00

Staffing Cooperative

Appalachian Field Services Acquisition Loan

A $30,000 loan to Staffing Cooperative to purchase a controlling share in Appalachian Field Services.

Baltimore, United States
April 10, 2020
US $30,000.00

ToBo Hair Salon

ToBo Working Capital Investment Loan

Working capital loan to support a new beauty business transitioning to a cooperative.

Baltimore, United States
January 28, 2020
US $5,000.00

Thread Coffee Roasters

Thread Consolidated Expansion Loan

Consolidation of existing loans to decrease administrative overhead, with a focus on one repayment type.

Baltimore, United States
January 1, 2020
US $98,564.63

Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse

Red Emma's Branded Gear LOC

A revolving line of credit to allow Red Emma's to purchase branded gear for sale in the store

Baltimore, United States
December 23, 2019
US $4,000.00

Staffing Cooperative Working Capital LOC

A working capital LOC to provide payroll factoring support for a cooperatively-owned temp staffing agency

Baltimore, United States
July 29, 2019
US $150,000.00

Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse

Red Emma's Additional Working Capital loan

Working capital to support an established cooperative during their ramp up period in a new location

Baltimore, United States
January 17, 2019
US $75,000.00

Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse

Red Emma's New Space Expansion Loan

A multi-part investment to help Maryland's largest worker cooperative expand into a new, larger location

Baltimore, United States
May 17, 2018
US $177,093.00

Baltimore Bicycle Works

BBW Line of Credit

Baltimore, United States
April 25, 2018
US $40,000.00

Baltimore Bicycle Works

BBW Second Location

Longtime coop bike shop in Baltimore is looking to open a second location.

Baltimore, United States
April 25, 2018
US $110,000.00

The Greener Kitchen

The Greener Kitchen - Jun 1, 2017

Pep foods wants to expand their production and revenue streams by opening a production kitchen to rent and use and buys equipment to scale their production.

Baltimore, United States
June 1, 2017
US $50,000.00