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Developing Central Office for ACCION USA


  • Program Education
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $750,000
  • Grant Period December 1, 2010–December 31, 2012
  • Location New York, NY, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

ACCION USA seeks to expand its services to meet the growing needs of small businesses. This network heads into its 20th year in the United States. It has established a goal to serve one million entrepreneurs by 2020. In order to meet this goal efficiently and effectively, a centralized approach for building the program to scale will be developed. This grant will help finance a central office dedicated to developing, nurturing, and advancing a network of world class microfinance organizations in order to create lasting economic vibrancy for low-income, small business owners and their communities across the United States.