For Investors

Cascade Angels is based in Central Oregon. We are committed to building Oregon's entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Cascade Angels Goals

  • Build opportunities for seed stage and launch stage companies with a focus in Oregon, although the fund can invest in any geography, at its discretion
  • Fuel economic prosperity through wealth generation and job growth
  • Amplify Central Oregon’s investment reputation

About Our Investors

Cascade Angels investors have a common desire to create prosperity in communities across Oregon. They are successful entrepreneurs, investment professionals, business leaders, and others who are contributing their experiences and resources to support the startup ecosystem in our state.

Investment in each fund is by invitation only and is limited to accredited investors who will typically come from Oregon, Washington, and California.   

Investment Process

Entrepreneurs are invited to apply at Gust.com. Gust provides entrepreneurs with the ability to apply for funding through Cascade Angels and allows Cascade Angels’ members to view information on companies applying for investment once a company has signed up for a Gust.com account.

Cascade Angels Fund V, LLC, managed by 44North Ventures LLC, will began accepting applications in first quarter of 2018. The review process is designed to be simple and to occur throughout the year. The online application process captures pertinent details from applying businesses and includes a business plan or detailed pitch deck and any additional supporting documents that the businesses provide during the due diligence process.

Following the review process, Cascade Angels anticipates investing in 4-7 seed and launch stage companies per fund year, which may come from any industry. Investments are anticipated to average from approximately $100,000 to $250,000. The preference is to make equity investments.

*Membership in the Cascade Angel Fund is by referral and invitation only. Angel and venture investments involve a high degree of risk. Participation in the Cascade Angel Fund is limited to "accredited investors," as defined by the general rules and regulations of the Securities Act of 1933 of the Securities and Exchange Commission AND to investors who have such knowledge and experience in financial and business matters that they are capable of evaluating the merits and risks of prospective investments.

The information contained on this website is not an offer to sell or solicit investment in the Cascade Angel Fund, its portfolio companies, or applying companies. The Cascade Angel Fund does not operate as a broker-dealer or investment adviser and is not registered as such with any federal or state securities regulator.