We lend to democratically-governed enterprises that meet the needs and elevate the quality of life of African American, immigrant, and poor white communities in the US South.
The Southern Reparations Loan Fund makes business loans to cooperatively owned businesses anchored in the most marginalized Southern communities. We especially focus our lending toward start-ups and expansions of democratically-governed enterprises that meet the needs and elevate the quality of
There are two ways you can help: (1) Grants and donations and (2) Investments. Both kinds of support are needed now. Anyone can support us with a grant or donation. If you’re interested in making an investment, please contact us
Mailing address Southern Reparations Loan Fund C/O Fund for Democratic Communities 620 S. Elm St., Suite 355 Greensboro, NC 27406
Meet the Renaissance Community Co-op
The RCC is a community-owned start-up grocery store in Greensboro, NC. When it opens this fall the co-op will alleviate a food desert and bring good paying jobs to a low resource community.