The VF Corporation announced it will be investing $1.5 million in the Greensboro GROW campaign Tuesday morning.

VF President and CEO Steve Rendle says they're happy to be the lead investor in the campaign and says VF hopes to inspire others in the private sector to support the cause. Rendle says it's part of their responsibility to help Greensboro grow.

The GROW campaign is a plan from the Chamber of Commerce that targets economic growth from 2018 to 2022. GROW says it's raised $5.4 million of its $10 million goal.