Georgia’s Largest Small Business-focused Community Development Loan Fund
ACE catalyzes entrepreneurial growth through financing and education, with a focus on women, people of color, and low to moderate-income business owners.
ACE CEO Grace Fricks Wins Gwinnett Chamber Small Business Founder Award
From humble beginnings in rural North Georgia and an initial grant of $50,000, to one of the largest nonprofits in the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s list of Atlanta’s 75 Largest Nonprofit Organizations.
We give people a chance when others can’t!
Are you a small business in Georgia looking for a business loan?
In addition to capital needs, ACE provides coaching & connections throughout the lifetime of your loan to help make your business a success! Learn more »
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Building Your Business
We assist established companies to help them achieve sustainability. You can easily and securely apply for a loan on our website. Start building today!
ACE distinguishes itself from other lenders with our business support services. We want to help our clients and their business thrive! Start building a relationship with ACE.
ACE offers ongoing support through our Women’s Business Center for entrepreneurs, as well as, special events and training sessions in English and Spanish.
Your tax-deductible donation will help ACE increase access to economic opportunity for small business owners and contribute to improved economic health in vulnerable communities.