RALEIGH – Vital Plan, a Raleigh-based certified benefit corporation, has raised $125,000 in debt financing from 10 investors, according to an SEC filing.

And the company could raise additional capital, up to $500,000 in total, according to the filing.

The company, which is described on its website “what a responsible supplement company should be,” was cofounded in 2008 by CEO Braden Rawls and her father, Dr. Bill Rawls.

The company originally set out to “empower people to take control of their health and provide easy access to [Dr. Rawls’] potent herbal blends,” according to the company’s website.

According to its website, it is one of just 10 companies in the sector that is certified as a benefit corporation, or B Corp.

With supplement products to support immune health, digestive health, healthy sleep, and more, the company’s e-commerce store also offers customers packaged kits.

The company raised $800,000 in 2016, as reported by WRAL TechWire, and later added nearly $1.2 million in funding 2018.

Vital Plan also received support from the Carolina Angel Network, according to a report published by WRAL TechWire earlier this year.

Cary-based Vital Plan supplements natural health business with $1.1M in new equity round