Entrepreneurship

Microloans help female entrepreneurs

Too often Mom-trepreneurs are coming up against banks that will not provide critical financing  to help grow successful businesses due to a range of objections from lack of experience to insufficient business history or balance sheet details.


Accion is a nonprofit microlending organization that provides small business owners with financial education and loans ranging from $500 to $50,000. Accion has helped many women entrepreneurs nationwide grow their business and improve their credit history.

Accion is committed to bringing affordable small business loans to microentrepreneurs. Accion East has provided over $132 million in over 20,000 microloans since inception in 1991, helping to grow small businesses and strengthen the communities they serve.

To find out about accessing a loan of to support them with a donation check out more here.


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