Slow Money

Slow Money in the News

The New York Times logo

The New York Times on Slow Money, May 2, 2013

CBS TV Reports on Slow Money

KCBS Reports on Slow Money

The SF Chronicle Reports on Slow Money

The San Francisco Chronicle



 Forbes, Small Family Farm Wins Slow Money's $60K Beetcoin Loan, Nov. 30, 2014

PRI: To the Best of Our Knowledge,Woody Tasch Special

Forbes, Coming To Louisville In November: A Social Enterprise Conference Trifecta, October 19, 2014

 Marketplace, The economics of slow money, Sept. 19, 2014

 Associated Press, Slow Money invests in small food enterprises, Sept. 13, 2014

 PR Newswire, Entrepreneur "Top 5 Financing Trend," Slow Money, proves it means business, Sept. 18, 2014

 Courier-Journal, Slow money movement links farmers, investors, June 20, 2014

 Forbes, Why Purpose, Not Cash, Is King In The Food Industry, May 9, 2014

 OnEarth, Share the Bounty, March 20, 2014

 Forbes, One-Stop Site Paints A Clearer Picture For Impact Investors, February 21, 2014

 Grist, The secret ingredient to slow food: Slow cash, February 13, 2014

 Corriere della Sera, Finanza La sostenibile lentezza del denaro, September 30, 2013

 USA Today, 'Slow Money' concept fast catching on, September 5, 2013

 National Public Radio: Here and Now, Bezos Could Give Washington Post The Gift Of Time, August 7, 2013

 Mother Earth News, Support Local Food with Slow Money, May 15, 2013

Barron's, Slow Money, Slow Food, May 13, 2013

Triple Pundit, A Call for More Female Investors, May 6th, 2013

Triple Pundit, Slow Money National Gathering: Diversity in Food Financing, May 3, 2013 

The New York Times, An Effort to Add a Key Ingredient to the Slow Food Movement: Investor Money, May 2, 2013

Denver Post, Slow Food’s Carlo Petrini on biodiversity, food politics and home-cooking, May 2, 2013

Elephant Journal, Q & A with Slow Food’s Carlo Petrini & Slow Money’s Woody Tasch. {Slow Money Gathering}, May 1, 2013

 AP, Slow Money Touts Investment in Small Food Firm, April 30, 2013

Daily Camera, Group Touts Support of Small Food Firms, April 30, 2013

Westword, Slow Money Pushes for Big Results, April 30, 2013

The Denver Channel, Boulder Slow Money website lets donors invest in small farms, microbrewers, more, April 30, 2013

Elephant Journal, Slow Money Gathering Day 1, April 30, 2013

 Boulder Weekly, Putting Your Money Where Your Meal Is, April 25, 2013

 BevNet Magazine, ‘Mamma Chia Entrepreneur of the Year Award’ to be Presented at the Slow Money National Gathering in Boulder, CO, April 9, 2013

Kiva, Slow Money: Small investments in sustainable change, March 27, 2013

Triple Pundit, The Buck Slows Here – Why the Time for Slow Money is Now, March 21, 2013

Huffington Post, Dow Hits Record High: It's Time for Slow Money, Experts Say, March 19, 2013

University of Oregon TV, Woody Tasch discusses Slow Money, March 17, 2013

Boulder County Business Report, Slow Money mix of Philanthropy, Investing, March 15, 2013

Denver Post, Press Release, March 14, 2013

Stonyfield Blog, Slow Money is Looking for the Next Sustainable Food Enterprise, March 12, 2013

ABC News, Medford, OR, Sustainable Table: Slow Money, March 6, 2013

Green Money Journal, Nothing Could by Simpler by Woody Tasch, Spring 2013

Green Money Journal, Financing Our Foodshed: Growing Local Food With Slow Money by Carol Peppe Hewitt, Spring 2013

Nutrition Business Journal, What’s broken in food, what’s broken in finance Q&A with Woody Tasch, Slow Money, January 18, 2013

Edible Silicon Valley, Slow Money Launches Soil Trust Initiative, January 2013

Grist, The Soil Trust Helps Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is, December 5, 2012

TreeHugger, How Slow Money Financing Helps Food Businesses Grow, November 9, 2012

Utne Reader, Real Change Is Up to Us, November 7, 2012

Sustainability Alliance of Southwest Colorado, Principles of Slow Money, October 13, 2012

The Washington Post, After 70-Year Drop, Small Farms Make a (Small) Comebac, October 2, 2012

Authentic Progress, North Carolina Sustainability Center, October, 2012

Forbes, Slow Money Movement Reports Steady Growth. September 28, 2012

Huffington Post, Financing Food and Creating Jobs from the Bottom Up, September 21, 2012

Denver Post, Slow Money movement aims to bring cash down to earths, September 7, 2012

Yahoo Finance, Slow Money movement spreads north to Canada, August 31, 2012

The New York Times, YOUR MONEY: A Financial Plan for the Truly Fed Up, August 3, 2012

The New York Times, Small Farmers Creating a New Business Model as Agriculture Goes Local, July 2, 2012

The New York Times, 'Credibles' Can Make Omelets for Years, April 12, 2012

News Observer, Slow Money showing growth, March 7, 2012

Oakland Tribune, Bay Area investment group connects socially responsible lenders, local farmers, February 12, 2012

Telluride TV, Woody Tasch and Michael Brownlee discuss Slow Money and Transition Towns, February 7, 2012

Telluride Inside, Building Common Ground Continues: Slow Money, February 1, 2012

Seafood Business Magazine, Business Trends: Creative financing. Slow Money can put seafood enterprises on the fast track, January 5, 2012 

Huffington Post: Green Girl Minute, Slow Money: Bringing Money Back Down to Earth, January 4, 2012

Encore, Live Local Wish List, January 3, 2012

EcoWatch, Slow Money for Ohio? Financing the Local Food System, January 1, 2012

Organic Gardening, Earthworm Economics, January, 2012

Scientific American, What is 'Slow Money'?  December 27, 2011

Chelsea Green, How Our Community Re-Financed Our Grocery Co-op: A Slow Money Success Story, December 27, 2011

MSNBC TV: "Your Business," Buying Local in American Business, November 21, 2011

The New York Times, To Raise Cash Restaurants Turn to the Crowd, November 8, 2011

GreenBiz, How Responsible Investing Can Change the Food System, October 19, 2011

CBS TV, 'Slow Money' Investing Gains Followers, October 12, 2011

KALW Radio, "Your Call" on Slow Money with Woody Tasch, Marco Vangelisti and Mason Arnold, October 11, 2011

Slow Living Radio, Slow Money Northern California and Point Reyes Compost, October 4, 2011

The Toronto Star, Goodbye quick buck, hello Slow Money, September 22, 2011

Crain's New York Business, Raising money on Main Street, August 14, 2011

SF Weekly, Slow Money Entrepreneur Showcase Brings Money Down to the Soil, June 17, 2011
(Learn more at the local group's site: )

Treehugger, Slow Money NYC Presented 1st Entrepreneur Showcase and Resource Exchange This Weekend in Brooklyn, June 15, 2011
(Learn more at the local group's site: )

NBC Bay Area, 'Slow Money' Keeps Food, Economy Local, June 11, 2011

Harvest Public Media, NPR, Field Notes: Putting Money Where Your Food Is, April 14, 2011

Locally Grown News, Pittsboro Businesses Benefit from Slow Money Loans, April 6, 2011

Green Divas Radio Show, Slow Money, April 5, 2011

Fast Company Magazine, Hedging Bets on Going Green, April 1, 2011

Edible Manhattan, Act Fast to Score Some Slow Money, or Find a Local Business in Which to Invest Yours at the 1st NYC Entrepreneur Showcase, March 25, 2011

Boulder Weekly, The Local Food Revolution, March 24, 2011

The Portland Press Herald, Natural Foodie: Low-interest investment club is No Small Potatoes, March 10, 2011



Berkeley Daily Planet, The Crowd-funding Revolution and the Reinvention of Capitalism, February 15, 2011

Isthmus, Slow Money and Wisconsin Farming 3.0: The Madison area is at the forefront of a revolutionary approach to farming, February 10, 2011


Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Noon News: Slow Money, February 8, 2011

St. Louis Dispatch, Local farmers find new funding ally, January 23, 2011

logo for St Louis Post Dispatch


NOW Toronto, Slow Money wins the race, January 20, 2011

Entrepreneur Magazine, Five Financing Trends for 2011: Slow Money, December 28, 2010

NPR, Slow Money: Pairing Investors with Food Businesses, December 14, 2010

PRX International Radio, Slow Money: Reducing Velocity, Increasing Value. Guests: Woody Tasch, Slow Money, and Muhammad Yunus, Grameen Bank, December 7, 2010

Utne Reader, Utne Reader Visionary Award: Woody Tasch and Slow Money, December, 2010

NBC News, Slow Money offers a different lending hand, November 21, 2010

Unlimited Magazine, Hungry for Change: How Slow Money Brings Investing Back Down to Earth, November 1, 2010

Huffington Post, America: Too Big To Flail Slow Money, July 9, 2010


Sun Magazine, Prophet of Modest Profit, June 2010

Huffington Post, Is it Time for a Green Tea Party?, by Woody Tasch, March 23, 2010

Utne Reader, What is Slow Money?, March 2010

The Harvard Crimson, College Life Photo of the Day: FOOD FIGHTING, February 17, 2010

GOOD Magazine, Slow Burn, January 14, 2010

AlterNet, The "Slow Money" Movement May Revolutionize the Way You Think About Food, December 22, 2009

Business Week, Entrepreneurs Keep the Local Food Movement Hot, December 18, 2009

MSNBC, Slow Money gains momentum, November 10, 2009

Acres U.S.A., Bringing Money Back to Earth, Volume 39, No. 11, November, 2009

Here & Now (NPR), Slow Money, October 22, 2009

Minneapolis Star Tribune, Paydirt: Money where your mouth is, October 16, 2009

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation News, Putting your investments where your money is, September 25, 2009

Los Angeles Times, Will investors show an appetite for local food?, September 22, 2009

TIME Magazine, Can 'Slow Investing' Remake America's Food Industry?, September 11, 2009

BusinessWeek, Slow Money, Local Business, and Social Capital, September 10, 2009

Commonwealth Club, Woody Tasch: Slow Money - Investing as if Food, Farms and Fertility Mattered, August 27, 2009

Orion Magazine, Review, May 2009

Global Oneness Project, Woody Tasch on Slow Money, March 13, 2009

All Things Considered (NPR), Wary of Wall Street? Invest in a Dairy Farm, March 12, 2009

Vancouver Observer, Slow Money: Kolin Recommends a Book, February 7th, 2009

Living on Earth (Public Radio International), Bringing Money Down to Earth, January 9, 2009

Ode Magazine, Slow and steady wins the race, November 2008

Green Money Journal, Slow Money, Manure and Prudence, Summer 2008

Resurgence, Slow Money: From venture capital to patient capital, January 2007

Il Sole-24 Ore, Ora un fondo slow money, October 2006

Slow, The Pursuit of Zero, June 2006

Media Inquiries

For media inquiries, please contact:

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Responsive image

Slow Money logo (right click to save hi-res version)

Responsive image

The Beetcoin (right click to save hi-res version)

Responsive image

Woody Tasch, Founder, Slow Money (right click to save hi-res version)

Responsive image

Woody Tasch, Slow Money's 4th National Gathering, Boulder, CO (right click to save hi-res version)

Follow Us







"Indispensable reading, to be placed on the same shelf as Wendell Berry and E.F. Schumacher."  Gregory Whitehead, Treasurer, The Whitehead Foundation