Learn How to Invest in LEAF

1. Choose a principal amount, rate and term

Minimum Investment


Rates range from 0% to 3% based on the investment term length (1-5 years)

Term         Interest Rate

1-2 years:   0% – 2%
3-4 years:   0% – 2.5%
5 years:      0% – 3%



2. Provide legal name, address, email, and phone
3. Select your repayment method and preference
4. Sign our standard agreement and ACH Form

Inquiry Form

To inquire, please fill out the investor inquiry form. A LEAF staff member will be in touch with you.

Have Questions?

For any and all questions about LEAF's investment process please contact:

Made Possible by Generous Investors and Donors

including federal and state governments, foundations, businesses, & individuals such as:

Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation


Massachusetts Gaming Commission

The Boston Foundation

Wagner Foundation

MA Executive Office of Economic Development

Eastern Bank

Amy Domini's The Sustainability Group

Stakeholder Capital

SBA Prime

Balanced Rock Investment Advisors

Common Ground Food Co-op


Cooperative Charitable Trust

Cooperative Foundation

National Cooperative Bank

People's Food Cooperatives, Inc.

Seward Co-Op Grocery & Deli

Twin Pines Cooperative Foundation

Natural Investments

Opportunity Finance Network

Solidago Foundation

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Small Business Administration

U.S. Treasury’s CDFI Fund

Foley Hoag LLP

Individual Donors and Investors

Lazarus Financial Planning

Wells Fargo

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Massachussetts Growth Capital Corporation