A loan of $8,525 helps Renee Olivia to provide her community of weavers with a stable income, and to pay for materials needed in making native bags from seagrass.Read their story »
1,197 loansRural CommunitiesReach borrowers in very remote regions of the world.
104 loansStart-upsGive a boost to entrepreneurs starting brand new businesses.
169 loansYouthGive young entrepreneurs the tools they need to realize their dreams.
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233 loansConflict ZonesHelp jumpstart economies recovering from turmoil.
645 loansUnderbanked AreasBring loans to people where financial options are especially scarce.
643 loansVulnerable GroupsEmpower marginalized people like widows, refugees and others.
447 loansGreenProtect the planet and promote sustainable lifestyles.
- Philippines | Manufacturing | ManufacturingFunding via Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF)40% funded
- Mexico | Arts | Crafts
A loan of $1,300 helps Marco to invest in a bulk purchase of silver and glass.Read their story »Funding via Novica57% funded
- Peru | Arts | Arts
A loan of $2,800 helps Juan Luis to invest in a bulk purchase of silver.Read their story »Funding via Novica37% funded
- Georgia | Green| Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $2,000 helps Lela to rebuild her vineyard.Read their story »Funding via EthicCapital Credit Union26% funded
- Bolivia | Construction | Well digging
A loan of $5,000 helps Javier Gonzalo to buy a magnetic particle inspection machine for his work.Read their story »Funding via CIDRE24% funded
- Rwanda | Agriculture | Agriculture
A loan of $42,325 helps Jean Bosco to grow his factory to 100% capacity and serve as a bridge loan for larger investments.Read their story »Funding via African Entrepreneur Collective (AEC)41% funded
- Uganda | Services | Services
A loan of $600 helps Patrick to buy his own lawn mower rather than rent one for his business.Read their story »Funding via HOFOKAM Ltd., a partner of Catholic Relief Services4% funded
- Bolivia | Services | Services
A loan of $300 helps Ruben to pay for the paperwork that will help him to install his law firm.Read their story »Funding via IMPRO8% funded
- India | Construction | Construction Supplies
A portion of Farhin And Group's $2,925 loan helps a member to expand her centering business.Read their story »Funding via Milaap4% funded
- Ecuador | Construction | Timber Sales
A loan of $1,000 helps Edison Geovanny to purchase raw material, wood.Read their story »Funding via VisionFund Ecuador25% funded
- Tajikistan | Retail | Retail
A loan of $3,850 helps Ayniddin to buy more chests and cradles.Read their story »Funding via MDO Humo and Partners3% funded
- Pakistan | Manufacturing | Manufacturing
A loan of $1,925 helps Abdul Majeed to buy a compression molding machine and plastic crushing raw materials for manufacturing plastic accessories.Read their story »Funding via BRAC Pakistan42% funded
- Zimbabwe | Construction | Bricks
A portion of Tinashe Group's $2,300 loan helps a member to buy more brick moulding equipment, the raw material resources she uses, and also adding to her groceries busin...Read their story »Funding via Thrive Microfinance ltd51% funded
- Colombia | Services | Services
A loan of $600 helps Ximena Del Pilar to buy supplies such as lotions, bones, toys, balls, among other things to stock her inventory and to have more products availabl...Read their story »Funding via Interactuar4% funded
- El Salvador | Food | Bakery
A loan of $500 helps Julio César to buy bicycles and baskets to give them to the people who will help him distribute the bread.Read their story »Funding via CrediCampo0% funded
- Tajikistan | Education | Education provider
A loan of $650 helps Sa'doni to pay for driving lessons.Read their story »Funding via MDO Humo and Partners38% funded
- Pakistan | Services | Services
A loan of $500 helps Rehana to buy rexine of various types for her husband's vehicle's seat cover sewing and then selling business.Read their story »Funding via BRAC Pakistan0% funded
- Cambodia | Personal Use | Vehicle
A portion of Soporn Group's $1,600 loan helps a member to buy bicycles for his children to commute to school.Read their story »Funding via KREDIT Ltd.28% funded
- Vietnam | Construction | Construction Supplies
A portion of Dũng's Group's $2,250 loan helps a member to purchase supplies to improve land for sale.Read their story »Funding via Thanh Hoa Microfinance Institution Limited Liability10% funded
- Georgia | Retail | Retail
A loan of $4,000 helps Medea to purchase a stock of toys and open a toy shop.Read their story »Funding via LLC Micro Finance Organization Credo4% funded