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Access to Capital

ACCION Delta - A Partnership to Build Microenterprise

ACCION Delta, a partnership between micro-lending industry leader ACCION Texas Inc. and the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE), provides affordable capital to small businesses in the Missouri, Kentucky, and Tennessee Delta region. Whether you are a start-up or established small business seeking to expand, ACCION Delta offers a variety of loans and services to help you succeed. 

Please call toll free (888) 215-2373 to speak with ACCION Delta representative. 

U.S. Small Business Association (SBA)

All businesses require money to get off the ground and to continue to grow. The US SBA's resources help you research loan programs, explore options around export financing, learn more about Small Business Investment Companies (SBICs), and determine if surety bonds are ideal for your situation. The US SBA offers a wide-variety of services, tools, planning, and resources to help you start, grow and succeed in small business. 

Please contact Bill Vickery at or call (573) 837-2313. The SBA is conveniently located in Suite 106 at the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at 920 Broadway in Cape Girardeau, MO.


Dempster Hall of Business, Room 241
One University Plaza, MS 5875
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701