Because poverty is real and because I believe it can be eradicated. Microfinance makes more sense than charity in terms of long-term sustainability. I also loan because I love that I can reach multiple people around the world with the same $25.
I work for a nonprofit organization that educates voters about the democratic process in the United States. In particular we focus on ballot initiatives, which is a tool that citizens can use to vote on issues that they care about and that matter to their community.