consultancy.coop has been running this service aimed at organisations that are raising investment funds through a Community Shares Issue since 2012.
This is becoming an increasingly popular way to raise funds directly from the public, bypassing the tortuous process of grant and loan applications, and providing a direct democratic link to the individual investors. There are some tax advantages to some of these investments, and the return is usually better than in deposit account, but their major appeal is to those who want to use their money to do good.
This service is provided as part of consultancy.coop’s commitment to principle six
To find out more, go to the site:- www.shares.coop