The Northcountry Co-operative Development Fund (NCDF)
is a cooperatively owned financial
intermediary serving Midwestern communities and cooperatives. NCDF advances its mission,
"Investing in Economic Democracy through Cooperative Enterprise" through financial and technical
assistance that helps communities develop and maintain cooperatively owned homes and businesses.
Cooperatives offer tremendous potential to change lives economically and socially. NCDF has
provided over 600 loans since 1978 to large and small consumer cooperatives in urban, suburban and