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We loan because...
We work with artisans around the world and we know how important access to credit can be. Microcredit can make a huge difference in people's lives worldwide.

About us
We are a mission driven team interested in improving the lives of artisans and preserving traditional crafts worldwide. Check out the Novica site to meet artisans and discover some of the most unique handcrafted gifts online.

Location: Asia, Africa and Latin America       Team website

 

Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Mukhtaran
    Pakistan
    Mukhtaran received a loan from Diane to buy raw materials for her husband's blanket sale business.
    Diane
    0% repaid
  • Fernando
    Peru
    Fernando received a loan from Alan L to invest in a bulk purchase of alpaca wool to continue his unique creations.
    Alan L
    0% repaid
  • Walter
    Peru
    Walter received a loan from Alan L to invest in a purchase of raw materials, including clay, pigments and brushes, as well as a new lathe.
    Alan L
    0% repaid
  • Alberto
    Peru
    Alberto received a loan from Suzanne to invest in a bulk purchase of alpaca wool for weaving traditional designs.
    Suzanne
    0% repaid
  • Maria
    Timor-Leste
    Maria received a loan from Barbara to buy sugar, salt, milk, water, oils, body lotion, coffee, slippers and shampoo to make enough profit to open a bigger store.
    Barbara
    0% repaid
  • Jackline
    Kenya
    Jackline received a loan from Barbara to purchase chicks and chicken feed for her business.
    Barbara
    0% repaid
  • Alfredo
    Mexico
    Alfredo received a loan from Tom to purchase bulk quantities of wool.
    Tom
    0% repaid
  • Carmen
    Mexico
    Carmen received a loan from Tom to buy bulk quantities of cotton.
    Tom
    0% repaid
  • Cesar
    Peru
    Cesar received a loan from Valerie to invest in a bulk purchase of gemstones as well as new stone cutting equipment for his workshop.
    Valerie
    0% repaid
  • Jose Antonio
    Peru
    Jose Antonio received a loan from Valerie to invest in a bulk purchase of raw materials, including leather and silver.
    Valerie
    3% repaid
  • Cerapio
    Peru
    Cerapio received a loan from Suzanne to buy raw materials, including sheep's wool and natural dyes.
    Suzanne
    5% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

35
Team Members
$3,675
Amount Loaned
132
Loans
3.8
Loans per member