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Etobicoke-Rexdale Microloan Launch Event - April 4th, 2017

On April 4th, 2017, at the Rexdale Community Hub, ACCESS Community Capital Fund, in partnership with Toronto Employment (TESS) and Social Services and the... Read More

Alterna Savings and ACCESS Community Capital Fund create emergency loan fund to support former employees of Community MicroSkills

For Immediate Release

TORONTO, ON – (March 27, 2017) –Today,... Read More

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Mona ElSayeh, Executive Director, ACCESS, John Ermel, District Vice President, CIBC, Michael Sidford, Chair, Board of Directors, ACCESS ACCESS Community Capital Fund receives $100,000 donation from CIBC
Microloan charity will use funds to combat precarious employment and improve livelihoods.

Toronto (September 21, 2016). ACCESS... Read More

ACCESS Launches MiniMicroLoans in Black Creek

On Tuesday, June 14th, at 6:00pm, Mario Sergio, MPP York West, will be at the launch event for the Black Creek MiniMicroLoan Program. The goal of this new... Read More

Genius Owl

Genius Owl – Saeed Vahid: Throws Minecraft themed birthday parties and afterschool programs for kids. He used the loan to buy equipment (Xboxes and controllers) to allowed him to host larger parties. He has... Read More

Yumart Gallery

Yvonne Whelan is an artist, curator and business owner. She opened Yumart Gallery in 2013 upon receiving her first ACCESS loan. Since then she has grown a loyal group of artists and clients, outgrown her... Read More