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Clothing SalesGeorgiaPatma is a 42-year-old woman from Marneuli district. She has a pensioner mother, and her son is the only employed person in the family.
Patma has a great desire...Read their story >Funding via LLC Micro Finance Organization Credo
AgricultureNicaraguaSantos is 50 years old. He is a coffee producer in a rural community in Jinotega, where he lives with his partner and their 6 children. Part of his time is spent in coffee ...Read their story >Funding via PAC
TaxiTajikistanMuhibjon is a resident of Dushanbe. He is an active and caring young man. He is 23 years old, married. Because of his family's financial situation, he couldn't enter the un...Read their story >Funding via MLO Humo and Partners
CerealsUgandaAmos is married with one child, aged 17 years. He is hardworking and sells produce, especially cereals like maize and rice in Kamwenge, Uganda. He also does crop farming to...Read their story >Funding via HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services
RetailSenegalThis rural bank was inaugurated on 10th July 2002. This group consists of seven women. They all engage in trade and always reimburse their loans with success.
Mrs Dia...Read their story >Funding via CAURIE Microfinance, a partner of Catholic Relief Services
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