A small loan program to assist working families with obtaining a vehicle.

Wheels for Work programs seek to provide transportation to people who are attempting to secure and keep gainful employment. 

To apply you must:

  • Be an Allegany County resident

  • Have a minor child or dependent

  • Have a household gross income that does not exceed 200% of the current Federal Poverty Income Standards

  • Currently work 20 or more hours/week (Recent paystubs or tax returns if self employed required as proving documentation)

  • Have a valid NYS drivers license

  • Must complete a budget to provide evidence of excess cash of at least $100/month



Vehicle Requirements:

  • Must be purchased from a certified NYS auto dealer

  • Chosen vehicle should be no older than 12 years and have no more than 110,000 miles

  • Full insurance coverage is required (collision, comprehensive, and liability)

  • Purchased vehicles are required to have lemon law coverage or an equal warranty


Maximum Loan Amount: $4,000

Loan Payment Terms: 36 months at 8% interest

Please contact Ruby, the Business & Loan Manager, if you would like to be added to the Wheels for Work Waiting List. She can be reached at 585-268-7605 ext. 1711 or by email.

For Questions Please Contact:

Ruby Lananger

Business & Loan Manager

(585)268-7605 x1711



Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Friday: 8:00am - 3:30pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed


Contact Us

ACCORD Corporation

84 Schuyler Street

Belmont, NY 14813

Tel: 585.268.7605

Fax: 585.268.7607

Email: info@accordcorp.org