On July 17th 2017, Stevenage FC made history by launching the first Mini-Bond for an EFL side.
Now, one month in, the Shoulder to Shoulder campaign has raised over £287,500 from 131 fans and members of the Stevenage community.
With over 80% of investors living within the SG postcode, Chairman Phil Wallace said, “This demonstrates just what a community club Stevenage is. The Stevenage FC Mini-Bond was about bringing the club and community closer than ever, to achieve something that no other football club has.”
“It is incredible to see so many within the Stevenage community getting behind this project, as well as Boro fans from all corners of the country including Lowestoft, Hull and Portsmouth.”
Response to the North Stand development and Stevenage FC Mini-Bond has been overwhelmingly positive, with investors providing their reasons for investing...
“It’s part of belonging and wanting success for club and community.”
“Original idea which is effective and incorporates the fans making the whole project feel more part of the community.”
“We love our club and it is lovely to be involved like this.”
“To support my club and a good return on my investment.”
“I along with the club can see the importance of the improvements the North Stand will give both to the club generally and people passing by.”
“I can't wait to see the new stand built, at last a proper and complete ground.”
The Shoulder to Shoulder campaign aims to bring the club and community closer than ever, rewarding investors with truly unique privileges and financial benefits.
A full list of investor privileges for individuals and businesses can be found here.
For those considering investing in the Stevenage FC Mini-Bond, there will a second ‘drop-in clinic’ taking place at the club offices on Friday 18th August between 10am-2pm.
Should you be unable to make this time, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange another time or request a call back.