For twenty-nine years, Accessity has helped small businesses with access to capital and education. Accessity was previously known as Accion San Diego until a rebrand in April 2021. The organization provides services throughout Southern California to Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego counties. Accessity manages a $17.8 million active loan portfolio with approximately 1,000 clients and has disbursed approximately $72.5 million through over 5,650 loans since 1994 to help entrepreneurs launch, maintain, and grow their small businesses.
Accessity is designated as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), which the U.S. Department of the Treasury administers. The organization holds Charity Navigator’s highest 4-star rating for leadership, accountability, culture, community, and transparent financial practices.