ED  Amcref Community Capital


     Office Locations:

4118 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone: 504-899-8780
Fax: 504-891-8188



  • Early



  • Business Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Software & Internet



    AMCREF Community Capital, LLC is a mission-driven, specialty finance firm providing a range of financial products and services, including New Markets Tax Credit investment capital. AMCREF has received five allocations of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) from the US Treasury Department totaling more than $222.5 million to finance businesses located in Low-income communities (LICs) in the Southeast with an emphasis on Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina and Texas. AMCREF targets startup, early-stage, and innovative businesses and projects that generate employment opportunities while providing environmental, economic and community benefits. AMCREF also assists renewable energy projects with sourcing, structuring and closing federal and regional renewable energy incentive programs such as the Federal Production Tax Credit (PTC), Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and Section 1603 Grant Program.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Clifford M. Kenwood President
    Kaitlin Ryan Associate
    Knox Clark Principal
    Susan Seagren Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Austin Childrens Museum
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      Beasley Timberland
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      Broadwind Services
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      BTH Quitman Hickory
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      Gulf Coast Agricultural and Seafood Co-Op
        web link

      Harbor Wind
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      Jack & Jake's
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      Jordan Lumber
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      Meredian Bioplastics
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      Myriant Lake Providence
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      Rex Lumber
        web link


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