Food Security Infrastructure Grants! Bridge Financing Available!
First: Apply for a MA Food Security Infrastructure Grant by September 15thSecond: Apply for Bridge Financing from PVGIF or MFTP MA Food Security Infrastructure Grant Program... Read More
PVGrows Investment Fund Update — Support for Local Farm and Food Businesses
The PVGrows Investment Fund (PVGIF) has made several loans since we launched last fall, thanks in large part to the support from our community of investors.... Read More
Hope in the Next Generation of Farmers
Choosing to be a farmer does not guarantee fame, fortune or glamour. In fact, it’s often the opposite – isolating hard work for an unreliable... Read More
The PVGrows Investment Fund introduces a new way to invest in our local food system
We are pleased to announce the launch of the PVGrows Investment Fund’s new community investment vehicle. The opportunity is now open to individuals, institutions and... Read More
Slow Money Pioneer Valley Entrepreneur Showcase, Thursday, October 1st, 5-8pm
Registration is now open for Slow Money Pioneer Valley’s Entrepreneur Showcase. Join us and register now. The 2015 Entrepreneur Showcase will bring together the area’s... Read More
Slow Money Pioneer Valley Entrepreneur Showcase on October 1st!
Save the date! Slow Money Pioneer Valley invites you to an Entrepreneur Showcase on Thursday, October 1st at 5pm @ the Smith Conference Center. Farm and food... Read More
PVGrows Investment Fund featured in Edible Pioneer Valley
The PVGrows Investment Fund is featured in the Spring issue of Edible Pioneer Valley. The article highlights three great Pioneer Valley businesses that we have... Read More
Slow Money Pioneer Valley Call for Entrepreneurs
Slow Money Pioneer Valley: Farm and Food Businesses invited to Submit Proposals to Participate in Upcoming Entrepreneur Showcases Slow Money Pioneer Valley is part of the... Read More
Why is PVGrows Inviting Our Members to an Undoing Racism Training?
I attended my first PVGrows Forum last Spring. I had been hearing about PVGrows and its work from my friends and colleagues in the Food... Read More
Reflections on Diversity and Inclusion in Western Massachusetts
Recently, I had the good fortune of participating in a two-day intensive “Undoing Racism” workshop hosted by a local group of the same name –... Read More