astoria_tourEarly this year, Oregon became the 16th state in the country to allow local small businesses to crowdsource capital through community public offerings, with Oregon residents as the investors.

Hatch Oregon, a nonprofit facilitating the new offerings, stopped at Clatsop Community College in Astoria Wednesday as part of a statewide tour promoting the new form of investment.

…read more at The Daily Astorian.

For information on upcoming tour stops, visit