On April 4th, 2017, at the Rexdale Community Hub, ACCESS Community Capital Fund, in partnership with Toronto Employment (TESS) and Social Services and the North Etobcioke Residents Council (NERC) hosted a Microloan Launch event for Etobicoke-Rexdale.
Thank you to TESS and NERC and the other community partners who came out: Alterna Savings, CIBC, Credit Canada, Enterprise Toronto, Humber Centre for Entrepreneurship, La Passerelle, New Canadians, Rexdale Community Legal Clinic, YMCA, Starter Space and Toronto Business Development Centre, as well as our clients, Clyde Callender and Bernard Walters, who also attended and spoke about their experience with ACCESS.
We'd also like to thank Deputy Mayor Vincent Crisanti, Councillor Ward 1, Etobicoke North, for taking his time to join us and address the group.
At the event, Mona ElSayeh, our ED, and Susan Henry, Manager, Community Investments, at Alterna Savings, announced that in ACCESS and Alterna Savings in partnership will be providing Emergency Loans to the former employees of Community Microskills. Read more here.