Comptoir Urbain & Espace Végane

Loren Dafniostis

What ACEM did for me hepled to save my company. The services I received were well adapted to my reality as an entrepreneur. I know that I can always count on the team for useful advice. ACEM's work is essential!

Ohrizon

Julie-Anne Perreault

I am doing those workshops to take action, solidify my business model and to learn the different stages of starting a business.

Le goût du palais chez Mimi

Marie-Émilie Sambou

ACEM gave me the strenght to go forward with my business project. ACEM isn't like a bank. You also receive coaching and that makes the process interesting. It's different. The staff is there to help you.

Yurany Velez, Colombia

Doctor

My gratitude for helping me with the beginning of my credential recognition process.

Miguel Rojas, Venezuela

Engineer, Recognition in process

Thank you ACEM for your trust and support to help me acheive a new quality of life by working in my field of expertise. You deserve my gratitude and admiration.

Laurie McQueen, Vigilant Global

Volunteer since 2011

Working for ACEM as a volunteer is a privilege and an honour. The people who make up the regular staff at ACEM remind me constantly that the world is full of good people who want to make a difference.

Maryam Nikoopour, Iran

Webmaster (recognition completed)

It was only two months after moving to Montréal, when I decided to study at McGill. This big achievement wouldn't have been possible without ACEM’s financial support. The group is professional and the smooth workflow enables you to meet the deadlines without any delay.

SOS Toilettage Free-Mousse

Véronique Poitevin

I want to thank ACEM (Montreal Community Loan Fund) for the incredible support and advice I received.

Brenda Plant

Investor since 1998

The contibution of all investors, combined with the work of ACEM's staff and trained volunteers, is a local risk-free investment. It is an exceptional opportunity for those interested in socially responsible investing.

Interview: Erudite Science

Patrick Poirier

ACEM's loan allowed Erudite Science to stay alive! This finacial help has had a leverage effect in order to attract new financing sources.

Montreal Community Loan Fund

Montreal's original Microcredit

Leading player in microfinance / microcredit in Montreal, the Montreal Community Loan Fund provides financing and technical support.

Carmen Ayllon, Fabrication de bijoux

Carmen Ayllon

I had a business idea but I didn't know how to make it possible. Thanks to the Cercles d'emprunt de l'île for the personalized support and the financing to help me buy my first inventory.

Virginia Stikeman

Investor and volunteer since 2007

I feel that the funds I invest can give people a chance to be creative, to learn new business skills, help create jobs, and just spread the money around! ACEM also works to enable accreditation of skills for people coming from outside of Canada, a project I particularly support.

Interview: Cocottemédia

Sarah Bonafos

ACEM's work isn't just to give loans, it's also a great team totally dedicated to the entrepreneurs they financed.

Interview: René Izaguirre, Honduras

Engineer, Recognition in process

The first thing I want to say is than you so much! ACEM's Objective Recognition Team knows our names and understands our needs, our worries and the differents steps that we have to go through as new immigrants.

Testimonials

Welcome to ACEM's Website

Discover how community credit can help you! Leading player in microfinance / microcredit in Montreal, ACEM (Montreal Community Loan Fund) provides financing and technical support for people with low income to help them reach their full potential as an entrepreneur or as a professional.

 

Have a great visit!