Malek El Rahabi, Algeria

Engineer recognized by the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec

I'll never forget ACEM's professionalism: a warm welcome, the quality of information about the services and the ability of the loan committee members to listen during the interview.

Réseaux connecte

Hatim Saiyed

It's with great joy that I received a loan from your organization to develop my company Réseaux Connecte. This financing motivate me to pursue my dream.

F.F, Syria

Architect

“As a recent immigrant to Quebec from Syria, I faced many challenges looking for a job. I needed to have my architecture degree certified and the expenses were high. “La Maisonnée” referred me to ACEM since they have a program called "Foreign Credential Recognition Loans". I was able to start the process of my certificate and later on find a job!

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!

Pinatize.me

Diego Rivera Kohn

The training provided by Les Cercles d'emprunt de l'île allowed us to put our ideas both on paper and in action. We tested our market for our eco-friendly piñatas; eco-toys for all ages.

Coaching Con ro

Rocio Munoz

I liked the workshops! In addition to acquiring skills to write my business plan and the tools to develop my projetc, I have met new people with whom I have established friendships.

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.

Diana Gibbs

Investor since 2003

The human being is at the heart of the intervention of ACEM, and the organization offers attention and support to maximize their chances of success. This is an important way to fight poverty in Montreal. That's why I chose to support the work ACEM by becoming an investor.

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.

Alexandre Meza, Brazil

Architect recognized by the Canadian Architectural Certification Board

I had arrived at the end of my financial resources. ACEM's loan for my credential recognition allowed me to pursue my journey

Écotechnique Désinfection

Justiniano Vasquez

After living on social wellfare for ten years, I found ACEM and they helped with my self-employed project. With their loan, I started my Eco-products disinfection company. Thank you!

COCOTTeMÉDIA

Sarah Bonafos

ACEM is not just a loan fund, it's also a beautiful team that helped me beyond the financial support. The coaching and support I received were as important as the financing itself.

Crêpes mobiles Kebreiz

Evane Cusson-Calves

In addition to get financial support for my first participation in a major festival, I appreciated their active presence throughout the process. A simply brilliant team!

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.

Les Délices Sirar

Sirar Charba

ACEM's financing was a big help with regards to the working capital of my company. Thank you!

Testimonials

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