Fueling Innovation & Opportunity

in Southern Mississippi

About South Mississippi Angel Fund

The mission of the South Mississippi Angel Fund (SMAF) is to increase the opportunity for investors to improve the diversity of their portfolio while encouraging innovation and economic opportunity in South Mississippi. The fund is led, designed, and funded by local investors, who assist in identifying, evaluating, and placing private investments. The fund will directly increase the economic growth and performance of the Southern Mississippi, from Hattiesburg to the Gulf Coast, and will collectively improve the economic sustainability and prosperity of its residents. The Appalachian Investors Alliance (AIA) are the technical advisors that administer the fund.


If you are an entrepreneur who would like to learn more about the South Mississippi Angel Fund and be considered for investment funding, please take the first step by submitting a completed application.



Fund membership consists of accredited-investor members from all corners of the business community who have joined together to pool capital resources and business connections under the umbrella of the South Mississippi Angel Fund formed for the purpose of investing in entrepreneurs in the South Mississippi region.