More businesses are being funded by investment crowdfunding than ever before. Everyone has an opportunity to build up their community by investing in small businesses they love and startups innovating new technology.
Scinovia on StartEngine
- Raleigh, NC
- Produces state-of-the-art diagnostics to help doctors make more data-driven decisions during procedures to save more lives
Aristotle Spirits on Wefunder
- Raleigh, NC
- Recent winner of 2 Gold Medals at San Francisco World Spirits Competition
- Utilizes founder’s experience as a chemist to create the finest-crafted spirits
BisonEV Retrofits Inc on Castle Placement
- Old Ford, NC
- Converting to electric is less expensive than purchasing a new electric vehicle
- Demand from fleets of school buses, last mile delivery vans and rideshare vehicles
The Cut Buddy on Seed at the Table
- Pittsboro, NC
- Gearing up to expand their product sales
- Have agreements in place for products to be carried in 3,600 Walmart stores, 600 Target stores, and other retailers starting in Q1 2022
Some Previous Successful Raises
Saebo on StartEngine
- 17 patents awarded
- $44M in Net Revenue
- Network spanning 6 continents and 40 countries
Blockchain privacy from the software guy who built for restaurants and retailers. Indulj helps breweries manage mug clubs and memberships without sacrificing the personal touch.
Lonerider Spirits was born from Lonerider Brewing Company, one of the top 150 largest breweries in the U.S., and has the advantage of sharing that established branding.
LiveWell Assisted Living & Home Care provides elder care through unique assisted living micro-communities and in-home senior care assistance. We have addressed the need and demand for residential care with new and more lucrative alternatives to the traditional nursing home business model.
To empower you to live a healthier life! HA! helps you achieve that goal by offering nutrient-dense, great-tasting snacks so you can say goodbye to empty calorie, traditional snacks!
The Good Kitchen makes eating well easy. When Amber first started The Good Kitchen, she had a simple concept in mind: to make nutritious, healthy and great tasting meals easily accessible to everyone. It’s a rather simple concept, borne out of her own life experiences, having seen firsthand the importance of eating well in order to live better. For herself and her family.
GreenLifeTech, based in Banner Elk, NC, developed a fresh produce preservation system to extend shelf life by 5x.
Founded in 2015 to craft a regionally inspired Single Malt, Oak and Grist offers a new generation of 100% from scratch spirits informed by the traditions of Scotland and inspired by those of Appalachia. The same passion and curiosity our mentor Edwin brought to his storied career in Scotland, is evident in every small batch of Oak and Grist’s spirits.
Firehawk Brewpub is a Mount Holly, NC-based business offering high quality, well-crafted food and beverages that pay homage to the area’s history and heritage. A mix of bbq shack, fish camp and church potluck fare that evokes nostalgia while introducing modern techniques and fresh, seasonal ingredients not utilized by other area restaurants. A curated collection of small-batch creative beers, brewed in-house – Mount Holly’s first brewery! Creekside tables and water access will make this a truly unique experience.
180 Float Spa is locally owned and operated in Boone, NC. At 180 Float Spa you will experience zero gravity in a sensory controlled environment, encouraging the mind and body to connect, heal and find relief through float therapy.
180 Float Spa raised $21,000 in 8 months
The Residences at the Albemarle Hotel is a real estate redevelopment project in the heart of Stanly county. We’re pursuing a local market opportunity while reclaiming and protecting the history of Albemarle for future generations to enjoy.
The Residences at the Albemarle Hotel raised 414% of its goal in 1 month.
BatteryXchange is a rental platform for portable batteries that supplies the power you need to live life charged. Pick one up at a mobile charging kiosk, and return to whichever kiosk is most convenient, even if you’re on the move.
BatteryXchange raised 132% of its goal in 10 months.
Biotech Restorations is an environmental remediation company that utilizes an exclusively licensed biological bacterial formulary to naturally remediate soil contaminate materials known to be harmful to humans and the environment.
Biotech Restorations raised 286% of its goal in 4 months.
BLAZnTECH introduced the world’s first and only Motorized Weapons Cleaning System, a pocket-sized power tool that manages to quickly and effectively (without any disassembly) clean the most commonly used rifles and handguns.
BLAZnTECH raised 619% of its goal in 12 months.
As of October 2021, BNNano is currently the only company in the world with a commercially viable manufacturing process for Boron Nitride Nanotubes, which they pioneered the patent pending NanoBarb™. It means aluminum can become as strong as steel or titanium. It means copper can provide advanced thermal management solutions. It means polyester can behave like Kevlar™. It means heat sinks can be made of plastic. In short, it means new capabilities in water purification, fire prevention and hypersonic travel.
BNNano was the 1st NC based ‘venture-grade’ company to raise $1M+ on Regulation Crowdfunding.
Boon leverages technology to match temporary staffing to an assignment that provides a better work relationship and in turn, higher quality care.
Boon raised 207% of its goal in 4 months.
Darklin Wars is breaking the pay-to-play model by creating a game that is familiar to experienced players in terms of basic mechanics, but is very rich and deep. Providing them with a player-centric experience that no other MMORTS current does.
Darklin Wars raised 120% of its goal in 6 months.
Franny’s Farmacy is producing some of the best quality products in the industry. By controlling every step of the process from seed to shelf, Franny’s ensures that every customer enjoys a safe, natural, self-regulated CBD experience.
Franny’s Farmacy raised 2790% of its goal in 15 months.
Located in Mooresville, NC, Ghostface Brewing recognizes that different beers are suited for different people.
Ghostface reached their maximum funding amount with 13 days left in the round.
GreenLifeTech Corporation has intellectual property on technology which extends the life of produce by up to 5x and the freshness of other consumables, such as wine.
They raised $292,870 from 112 investors.
HA! Snacks (formerly Macro Snacks) are macronutrient balanced, plant-based protein snacks designed to help you reach your health goals. They’ve created tasty snacks in the flavors you love, optimized with complex carbs and healthy fats. The gluten-free, NON-Gmo, vegan and kosher snacks contain essential macronutrients that allow you to indulge while getting the nutrition you need.
HUBB Kitchens (J. Johnson & Company L.L.C.) created ‘co-working’ for food & drink entrepreneurs and his startup landed a collaboration with the REEF & RDU to create the 1st multi-faceted ghost kitchen in an airport in the country.
HUBB successfully raised $67,450 in 2021.
“Kill Giggles” is a story, a screenplay, and soon to be a feature film like no other. Tommy dos Santos wasn’t born a psychopath, really, nor was he made into a sociopath, per se. He walked a path that will run red with the blood of the foulest most fiendishly frightening creatures ever conceived by man – CLOWNS.
Kill Giggles raised 212% of its funding goal in 5 months.
Ovanova is a free service that organizations and causes use to raise funds by raising solar awareness within their community of supporters.
Ovanova raised 238% of its funding goal in 3 months.
QuirkChat is a social video and collaboration platform for geeks and hobbyists that emphasizes community moderation and community building.
Quirktastic raised 168% of its funding goal in 3 months.
The Residences at Diamond Ridge is an apartment complex located just 1.25 miles from downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Although the complex is fully leased, there is an opportunity to renovate and add long-term value to the property by doing significant interior and exterior renovations and increasing rents to market levels.
The Residences at Diamond Ridge raised 1192% of its goal in 4 months.
Soteria’s mission is simple: prevent car accidents; save lives. The purpose of creating the Safe Driving System is to offer parents and other users technology that can eliminate up to 86% of car accidents from ever happening.
Soteria raised 340% of its goal in 5 months.
SWIPEBY is a technology platform that empowers businesses to drive off-premise sales and connect with customers. SWIPEBY gives customers direct access to their favorite local restaurants through easy mobile ordering and convenient curbside pickup.
SWIPEBY raised 1340% of its goal in 3 months.
Village Juice exist to make eating healthy taste as amazing as it is for your body.
Village Juice Co raised $224,990 in 2021 from 317 investors.
Over the past nine years, Wehrloom has grown from a walkout basement into a manufacturing facility and retail store that harvests and package honey, produces a full line of skincare products, beeswax candles, and is a “winery” focusing on mead.
Wehrloom raised 340% of its goal in 7 months.