Rolling Roadshow Fredericksburg - Funding our Foodshed
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Rolling Roadshow Fredericksburg - Funding our Foodshed

Rolling Roadshow Fredericksburg - Funding our Foodshed

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Gillespie County AgriLife Extension

95 Frederick Road

Fredericksburg, TX 78624

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Join us for an overview of the funding and lending landscape available to small food and agricultural companies, hosted by Austin Foodshed Investors.

Sustainable Food Entrepreneurs

The Funding EcoSystem

  • Uncover the wide range of funding sources and types of capital available to local food companies.

  • Learn what you need to know before talking to a bank, an investor or other source of capital.

  • ​​Learn who to contact regarding questions about raising capital, lending or business planning.

  • Understand how debt works, when it is a good fit and who is “bankable."

  • Discover an approach beyond Silicon Valley-style tech investing mis-applied to the food space

  • Investigate milestone-based, Bootstrap+ enabled fund raising that doesn't require super-fast growth or the need to sell your company.

Technical Assistance

  • Meet Technical Assistance Providers (TAPs) ready to help with business planning, financial forecasting, and the other tools needed to be "bankable" or "investor ready."

  • Learn about the financial and technical assistance (support) ecosystem for small businesses in Central Texas.

Interactive Sticky Note Panel Q&A

  • Have your questions answered by our panel of experts.

Take Home Workbook

  • Take home a workbook containing examples of financial & business planning documents, contacts & more.

Technical Assistance Providers (TAPs)

We think of TAPs as Individuals, organizations & companies supporting entrepreneurs working in the sustainable food space, including advocates, trainers, consultants, economic development offices, & small business finance providers.

  • Hear what it really means for a company to be “raise ready” or “bankable."

  • Learn what you can do to ensure that you are preparing entrepreneurs to successfully go after capital.

  • Get your message out to a larger and more diverse audience.

  • Get feedback from entrepreneurs, hear their needs, concerns and interests.

  • Hear from others working in this space and foster stronger relationships to build a stronger ecosystem​.

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Please visit Rolling Roadshow - Funding our Foodshed at the AFI website.

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Gillespie County AgriLife Extension

95 Frederick Road

Fredericksburg, TX 78624

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