Type: Investment Co-op
Location: Grand Forks-Boundary; Trail-Rossland; Nelson-Castlegar; Slocan, Arrow and Upper Kootenay Lakes

Bio: The West Kootenay Boundary Community Investment Co-op finances businesses located in the West Kootenay Boundary.  The Co-op leverages member’s investments with traditional financial institutions to provide capital for business growth.  They direct capital into local businesses that provide economic, social, environmental and community impacts.  The WKB Investment Co-op believes in doing good while making a profit.  They are member-owned, locally controlled and governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.