NEO Fund is a community development financial institution located in Ashtabula, Ohio, and is the only organization of its type in the county. Our mission is to combat community deterioration and encourage economic development and job creation in the Ashtabula County, Ohio, area. To accomplish its mission, we operate as a microenterprise development lender for new entrepreneurs and existing small businesses.
Our activities provide essential tools to those who can directly improve conditions in the region we serve. Over time, our efforts are designed to play a crucial role in eliminating blight and empty storefronts, creating employment opportunities, providing a stronger tax base, and attracting tourists and new residents to the Ashtabula County.