Van Wert Forward creates growth opportunities for small business operations by investing community resources in placemaking. We are connecting historical community ties to your enterprise.
Relationships Come First
If you are in our community you are in our family. And in a small town like ours, family comes first.
Focused on Community Return
Our lead equity investor, The Van Wert County Foundation, is focused on creating a well-resourced and thriving quality of life for our community.
Supporting Cultural Heritage
The Van Wert community’s historical investment connects customers to your business from the start – even before your doors open.
Modernity | Limited Investments
Van Wert Forward buys, renovates, and maintains the physical space. Your focus can be on your business, as it should be.