- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONBrooklyn, New York
- GRANT LOCATIONNew York, U.S.A.
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.accionnewyork.org
For increased microlending capacity. ACCION New York was established as an affiliate of ACCION International, a 37-year old organization that pioneered the concept of microenterprise lending in Latin America. Thirty-five percent of ACCION New York´s clients are women, and ninety-five percent represent minority borrowers.