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/ March 5, 2019 / Newswire

OFN member Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) recently partnered with conservation organization The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to help finance the installation of a new solar array in Tremont, Maine, that will generate 100 percent of the electricity needed for the town’s municipal buildings. 

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/ July 25, 2017 / Newswire

July 25, 2017 (Maine)—After a quarter-century of providing innovative financing to non-profits all over Maine, Brunswick-based Genesis Fund recently hosted a 25th Anniversary Luncheon to recognize members of the Lincoln County community who were essential to its formation and growth...

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Lindsay Li / May 27, 2016 / Newswire

This week, Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs talked about their impact with small business borrowers in Atlanta; Virginia Community Capital celebrates 10 years; $100,000 equity investment benefits distressed communities in Phoenix, AZ, and more!

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Lindsay Li / May 23, 2016 / Stories

Ocean Approved is protecting the ocean, while tantalizing people's palates, by growing a super-food with a pedigree traced directly to Maine's coastal waters. The first open-ocean kelp farm in the U.S., Ocean Approved farms, processes, and sells kelp and kelp products, offering customers a local...

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