National Roundtable Recap

NC3 hosted “Building the Community for Community Capital,” a national roundtable, in Burlington, VT on November 8-9, 2018. The event was hosted by the Initiative for Local Capital with support from Milk Money VT, VSECU, and the Vermont Community Loan Fund....
What is “community capital?” 

What is “community capital?” 

Here at NC3, we define community capital as money that comes from the community and goes to the community. How is our definition different? Traditionally, the community finance industry has bundled deposits with institutional funds, including government dollars, to...

Remembering a Community Capital Champion

This past Saturday we received the heartbreaking news that a fellow colleague and champion of community capital causes had passed away, suddenly and without warning, at the age of 43. Liz Dahl MacGregor was an attorney in my town of Ypsilanti, Michigan and leaves...