Who We Have Helped with Financing (325 Loans)

  • 50 Retail and service businesses
  • 38 Industrial parks, office facilities or industrial buildings for lease or sale (all non-profit owners)
  • 31 Health care facilities (clinics, hospitals, nursing care centers)
  • 26 Fire protection projects (trucks and buildings)
  • 25 Ag processing businesses (9 producer-owned)--$157 million capital investment
  • 25 Manufacturing firms (plant and/or equipment)
  • 22 Education (schools, distance learning, technology), including 5 child care centers
  • 22 Community Infrastructure projects (water, wastewater, streets, emergency)
  • 20 Grain handling/agronomy firms (16 are cooperatives) --$126 million capital investment
  • 20 Tourism related businesses
  • 18 Housing projects (4 site development, 6 elderly housing, 5 multi-family rental properties, 2-housing loan funds )
  • 14 Recreation and arts facilities, non-profit, including community centers
  • 11 Agriculture retail/service businesses
  • 9 Partner regional and local loan funds
  • 1 Broadband Cooperative