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We loan because...
We believe microfinance is an effective tool to help reducing poverty.

About us
“The Student Microfinance Development Initiative (SMDI) is an international student organisation. It provides academic research on microfinance and innovative development solutions and related services to MFIs, social enterprises and other institutions. It aims to add value to the work of these entities by giving students the chance to use their skills and commitment to the cause.”

Location: LSE       Team website

 

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Team Activity

  • Christopher
    Uganda
    Christopher received a loan from Melissa to buy motorcycle spare parts to sell.
    Melissa
    20% repaid
  • Rozi
    Pakistan
    Rozi received a loan from Melissa to increase her husband's clothing business.
    Melissa
    8% repaid
  • Anonymous
    Philippines
    Anonymous received a loan from Melissa to buy canned goods, soft drinks, snack foods, noodles, eggs, laundry soaps and materials needed in a catering service.
    Melissa
    15% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

15
Team Members
$2,575
Amount Loaned
96
Loans
6.4
Loans per member