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New Community Transformation Fund - Michigan


New Community Transformation Fund is a venture capital fund based in Grand Rapids, Michigan with the goal of primarily investing in companies owned and / or operated by diverse business leaders, while providing suitable risk adjusted returns to its investors.

The fund will focus on scalable early to mid-stage businesses and transitioning succession companies in the industries of advanced manufacturing, financial technology, life sciences and medical devices, and information technology. This fund will invest in both current and prospective West Michigan companies but will require founders and portfolio companies have an economic impact to West Michigan.

Stage of capital: Seed, Series A, Series B

Location: Grand Rapids, MI

Fund manager diversity: Woman-led, Black and African American led

Diversity focus: Black and African American, Hispanic-Latino, Asian American and Pacific Islander, Native American

Industry focus: General Tech- and Tech-Enabled, B2B, Fintech and Payments, Healthcare and Wellness (incl. FemTech)

Min and max capital: $250,000 - $1,500,000

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Ollie Howie
General Partner