North Country Farmer’s Co-op

The Northern Tier Farm and Forest Jobs Accelerator Program, a joint effort by NCIC, the Northern Forest Center, White Mountains Community College, Sustainable Forest Futures, and the Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund, is helping to connect our region’s agricultural and wood … + More

Secured Network Services, Inc.

CONNECTING LOCAL BUSINESSES WITH STATE-OF-THE-ART INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT With the financial and technical assistance from NCIC, Secured Network Services, Inc. (SNS) converted a vacant building in the industrial park in Littleton, NH into a state-of-the-art data center in the Spring … + More

Nature By Design

Located in a bright yellow house between Barton and Orleans in Vermont, Nature by Design ( is the destination for those who are seeking inspiration and selection for their gardens. And that’s exactly how owner Peter LeBlanc planned it. Peter … + More

Scorpio’s Pizza and Sports Pub

NCIC’s relationship with Scorpio’s dates back to 1996, when Melissa (Missy) Hanson purchased the restaurant known then as Northend Pizza with the assistance of an NCIC loan. In 2010, financing provided by NCIC allowed additional improvements to be made at … + More

Little Dippers Doodle Children’s Center

When Little Dippers Doodle Children’s Center, a licensed child care center in East Burke, VT, wanted to expand and relocate its business, owner Betsy Bailey turned to NCIC for funding assistance. The bank would only finance a portion of the … + More

NorthWoods Stewardship Center

The NorthWoods Stewardship Center in East Charleston, VT provides education, outdoor recreation, research, and conservation programs that connect people and nature. It was founded in 1989 as a small environmental education and youth leadership program and became a non-profit organization … + More

Water Wheel Restaurant

In the summer, The Water Wheel Breakfast and Gift House is a bustling business with full tables, delicious food, and happy customers. But growth always brings its share of trials. NCIC helped the Water Wheel with its one-on-one Financial Technical … + More


Pete’s Greens

Pete’s Greens is a certified organic vegetable farm in Craftsbury, Vermont. In January 2011, a fire destroyed the barn – the “heart” of the farm. Many critical items were lost, including all of the vegetable washing and processing equipment, walk-in … + More

Berry Delicious Bakery

Cheryl Keith opened Berry Delicious Bakery in May of 2009 as a retail bakery, operating out of leased space in the Plymouth Commerce Park on Tenney Mountain Highway in Plymouth, NH. She focused on providing fresh, high quality baked goods, … + More