Come join us at our annual fundraiser!

“Farm to Table” Summer Pots & Pizza Party!
June 28th from 5-8pm
at Hewitt Pottery in Pittsboro, NC
Buy your tickets today!

Great food and drink, fabulous company, awesome auction, lovely pots, and much more!
Please purchase your tickets today and help support the important work of Slow Money NC.

Welcome to Slow Money NCWe founded Slow Money NC in May, 2010 and have been catalyzing community financing for local, sustainable farmers and food entrepreneurs in North Carolina ever since.


Maggie Smith, who opened Pine State Flowers in Durham, NC and sells locally & sustainably grown flowers.

To date over 100 generous people have made 145 low-interest loans to fiance over 65 local food projects , totaling about 1.3M dollars. Read about the marvelous farmers and local food entrepreneurs here,  or learn how to get a Slow Money NC loan, or how to become a potential Slow Money lender.

Please sign the Slow Money Principles, and learn about Slow Money at the national level, as well as the Credibles program.

And definitely sign up to get our occasional Slow Money NC newsletters.

You can read about how Slow Money NC got started, and find heart-warming stories of the first two dozen borrowers and several of their lenders in Financing Our Foodshed: Growing Local Food With Slow Money, by Slow Money NC co-founder Carol Peppe Hewitt. It’s a blueprint for how to use community financing to build resilience in your local foodshed

And if you can – please help us keep catalyzing loans. We are a non-profit, so your donation is crucial to keeping this project alive.

Thanks for your slow money turtle logo2interest in community finance and sustainability.
We hope to see you, or speak with you soon!

~ Carol and the Slow Money NC team