Accion Serving Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico & Texas

Our History in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico & Texas

Accion made its first small business loan in Albuquerque in 1994 and is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs generate income, build assets, create jobs and achieve financial success through business ownership across the United States.


As the largest nationwide nonprofit lending network in the U.S., Accion provides fair and flexible loans, connections to business experts, and access to resources and opportunities specifically tailored to each business owner’s unique needs and goals.



Our Impact

  • 14,171+

    Loans Funded

  • $142M+

    Dollars Disbursed

  • 600+

    Communities Served

  • 19,780+

    Accion Client Jobs Created or Sustained

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Client Spotlight

Bertha Cerda has been selling goods since she was 14 years old. It was only natural that as an adult she would start her own business. She started Beta Crafts, a stall in Denver’s flea market that sells artisan crafts from her native country of Ecuador. She also sells flowers seasonally, runs a water and sanitation nonprofit benefitting rural Ecuador, and is a full-time master’s student.

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