March 3, 2016
Village Capital Announces VilCap Communities U.S.
Sixteen leaders from across U.S. have committed to invest at least $50,000 in local ventures solving global programs
Salt Lake City, Utah (March 3, 2016) — Village Capital, a leader in global entrepreneur support and startup investment, today announced the creation of VilCap Communities, a program to help regions often underserved by the mainstream investment capital across the U.S. find, train and invest in startups using Village Capital’s peer selection methodology, which levels the playing field for entrepreneurs, and a national network of resources. The inaugural class of 16 VilCap Pioneer Communities— representing entrepreneur support organizations and investors from cities around the U.S. — will gather in Salt Lake City from March 18-21 along with investors and stakeholders in order to unlock capital for entrepreneurs transforming their communities.