A loan of $900 helps Sebastian to pay the rent on the land he cultivates. He will also buy seeds, manure, fertilizers to bring on his grain harvest.Read their story »
780 loansRural CommunitiesReach borrowers in very remote regions of the world.
90 loansConflict ZonesHelp jumpstart economies recovering from turmoil.
109 loansYouthGive young entrepreneurs the tools they need to realize their dreams.
111 loansStart-upsGive a boost to entrepreneurs starting brand new businesses.
367 loansVulnerable GroupsEmpower marginalized people like widows, refugees and others.
180 loansGreenProtect the planet and promote sustainable lifestyles.
344 loansUnderbanked AreasBring loans to people where financial options are especially scarce.
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- El Salvador | Agriculture | Land RentalFunding via CrediCampo5% funded
- Albania | Clothing | Clothing Sales
A loan of $825 helps Esmeralda to buy new summer items such as beach towels, swimming suits, UVB creams, etc.Read their story »Funding via VisionFund Albania3% funded
- Ghana | Food | Bakery
A portion of No Jesus No Life Group's $1,125 loan helps a member to buy flour, margarine, eggs, sugar and other items she needs to bake bread to sell to her customers.Read their story »Funding via ID Ghana0% funded
- Bolivia | Clothing | Used Clothing
A loan of $875 helps Eliana to purchase women's interior clothing to establish her new business venture.Read their story »Funding via Emprender22% funded
- Kenya | Retail | Retail
A loan of $900 helps Judith to buy additional stock of clothes.Read their story »Funding via SMEP Microfinance Bank19% funded
- Philippines | Retail | General Store
A loan of $325 helps Josephine to buy stock for her store.Read their story »Funding via Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)23% funded
- Peru | Arts | Arts
A loan of $2,850 helps Adriana to invest in a bulk purchase of silver and gemstones for production.Read their story »Funding via Novica45% funded
- Colombia | Agriculture | Pigs
A loan of $250 helps Luis Fernando to buy one and two month old piglets and feed to fatten them.Read their story »Funding via Interactuar10% funded
- Armenia | Health | Personal Medical Expenses
A loan of $2,100 helps Hamest to realize her and her husband’s great dream and wish of having a baby.Read their story »Funding via Nor Horizon Universal Credit Organization Limited Liability Company34% funded
- Dominican Republic | Education | Higher education costs
A loan of $7,650 helps Juandris to cover higher education costs.Read their story »Funding via FUNDAPEC75% funded
- Azerbaijan | Health | Personal Medical Expenses
A loan of $1,600 helps Ramiz to purchase expensive medications.Read their story »Funding via Aqroinvest Credit Union4% funded
- Cambodia | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $650 helps Sreang to rent farmland for cassava planting.Read their story »Funding via Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children26% funded
- Philippines | Retail | General Store
A loan of $650 helps Juna to buy additional stock of groceries to sell.Read their story »Funding via Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF)0% funded
- El Salvador | Agriculture | Agriculture
A loan of $600 helps David to purchase seeds, fertilizers, manures, pesticides, etc. and to improve the land.Read their story »Funding via Apoyo Integral0% funded
- Bolivia | Food | Grocery Store
A loan of $1,500 helps Damaris Naomy to buy a photocopier for students to use and to save for school.Read their story »Funding via Emprender1% funded
- Armenia | Retail | Spare Parts
A loan of $1,275 helps Karen to pay for spare parts to purchase and resell.Read their story »Funding via SEF International1% funded
- Colombia | Services | Beauty Salon
A loan of $375 helps Mauricio Javier to buy supplies and hair products such as shampoo, gel, razor blades, and the like.Read their story »Funding via Fundación Mario Santo Domingo (FMSD)0% funded
- Palestine | Housing | Personal Housing Expenses
A loan of $3,000 helps Mahmoud to reconstruct his house after the war on Gaza in 2014.Read their story »Funding via Vitas Palestine8% funded
- Philippines | Food | Food Production/Sales
A loan of $750 helps Nathaniel to buy wrappers, meat, vegetables and spices for making fresh spring rolls, as well as two computer sets to be used in his business.Read their story »Funding via SEED Center Philippines Inc.50% funded
- Palestine | Construction | Carpentry
A loan of $2,000 helps Ibrahim to buy supplies and wood for carpentry.Read their story »Funding via Palestine for Credit & Development (FATEN)2% funded