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Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

Flexible Capital Fund

Flexible capital for sustainable businesses.

FB logoIn a time when risk capital is scarce, access to networks is critical and sustainable development is an imperative, the VSJF Flexible Capital Fund will offer a new kind of flexible risk capital that brings with it instant access to our Peer networks, mentorship and technical assistance.  We provide innovative royalty financing that allows for income and upside to our investors while preserving ownership and mission for our founder entrepreneurs. 

LinkedIn LogoIf you have an innovative, growing business in Vermont’s natural resource markets, with a financing gap, or are in need of flexible, more risk tolerant capital, click below to learn more. Connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn for news and insights on what's happening on the financing front to help grow the companies that are building our food and energy systems and supporting our local communities.

Learn more first hand... Flex Fund Presentations

SRI CONFERENCE:  On October 4, 2012, Flex Fund President Janice St. Onge spoke at an SRI Conference session- Think Local Food - Real Prosperity Starts Here. Click here to listen to her presentation.

FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF BOSTON:  Janice St. Onge participated in a Federal Reserve Bank of Boston workshop on community development lending and the value of collaboration. The Flex Fund's first deal with Vermont Smoke & Cure was featured. Click the video links to learn more.

Part 1 - From equity to secured debt, what it takes to grow a business
>>> Watch PT1 of the YouTube Video HERE

Part 2 - Financing for natural resources, clean tech companies
>>> Watch PT2 of the YouTube Video HERE

Part 3 - What is royalty financing?
>>> Watch PT3 of the YouTube Video HERE