Accion is an award-winning nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the tools entrepreneurs need to operate, grow or start their business. They offer a community of support and are dedicated to increasing access to business credit, making loans and providing support to help entrepreneurs realize their dreams.

Veteran-Owned Business Loans

It’s important that veterans have access to the right tools for success in business, which is why Accion also offers financial planning, networking opportunities, and organizational and management resources.

If you’re a veteran business owner in need of financing to start or grow your business, contact us to see if Accion is the right fit for you!


Provides credit and services to small businesses and entrepreneurs who do not have access to loans from commercial sources and to provide leadership and innovation to the microlending industry.

In addition, LiftFund is a regionally recognized U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 CDC (Community Development Corporation) and one of the designated 7A Community Advantage lenders with the SBA.

2019 WVET Business Accelerator

LiftFund is proud to announce its 2nd annual Women Veteran Business Accelerator hosted by the Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Training (WVET) program in partnership with the SBA. 


PeopleFund creates economic opportunity and financial stability for underserved people by providing access to capital, education and resources to build healthy small businesses.


You’ve honorably served. Let us serve you.

PeopleVET currently offer special interest rates in honor of your military service. Inclusive of free educational bootcamps designed to guide you through the transition from military training to small business ownership. PeopleVET is  an educational program specifically designed to support veteran entrepreneurs, active duty military, national guard and reserves, and military spouses. PeopleVET might offer the capital you need to build your business.