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|Community investment funds: a how-to guide for building local wealth, equity and justice||3.34 MB|
This handbook shines a spotlight on an emerging generation of practical, intelligent activists who are reinventing local financial systems. Even as they criticise capitalism, they are using – and mastering – its financial tools to solve local challenges.
In this document, you’ll find an emerging set of tools called community investment funds. The purpose and hope of this guide are that you’ll consider creating one of these funds for your own community.
In the author's view, a community-friendly investment fund has three essential characteristics: