CEI Community Ventures

CEI Community Ventures Inc. (CCVI) manages CEI Community Ventures Fund (CCVF). Licensed by the US Small Business Administration (SBA) in 2003, CCVF was formed to direct equity investments and operational assistance funds to qualifying businesses located or willing to locate in low-income communities in Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire. The fund’s mission is to realize a ‘triple bottom line’ by supporting companies that demonstrate an ability to meet or exceed our financial, social and environmental aims. Investments range between $100,000 and $1,000,000. Working with partner funds, CCVF can help coordinate and/or lead larger financings (up to $5 million) with investors that share its outlook and criteria.