A loan of $1,500 helps Gladis Lizet to buy paper, paint, and wire in order to make funeral floral arrangements and sell them.Read their story »
109 loansYouthGive young entrepreneurs the tools they need to realize their dreams.
91 loansConflict ZonesHelp jumpstart economies recovering from turmoil.
359 loansVulnerable GroupsEmpower marginalized people like widows, refugees and others.
110 loansStart-upsGive a boost to entrepreneurs starting brand new businesses.
746 loansRural CommunitiesReach borrowers in very remote regions of the world.
184 loansGreenProtect the planet and promote sustainable lifestyles.
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342 loansUnderbanked AreasBring loans to people where financial options are especially scarce.
- El Salvador | Retail | Decorations SalesFunding via CrediCampo3% 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 Novica35% funded
- Philippines | Agriculture | Flowers
A loan of $525 helps Ledeline to purchase gardening tools and fertilizers.Read their story »Funding via Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)4% funded
- Samoa | Retail | General Store
A loan of $6,875 helps Easter to buy canned food, toiletries, snacks, a display cooler, etc.Read their story »Funding via South Pacific Business Development (SPBD)2% funded
- Peru | Services | Auto Repair
A portion of Los Alamos Del Paraiso Group's $4,850 loan helps a member to invest in the purchase of materials and parts to stock her shop.Read their story »Funding via EDAPROSPO46% funded
- Georgia | Agriculture | Flowers
A loan of $1,350 helps Tamar to purchase flowering plants and lay out a flower garden.Read their story »Funding via LLC Micro Finance Organization Credo46% funded
- Bolivia | Personal Use | Personal Purchases
A loan of $1,500 helps Edgar Ramiro to pay the administrative fees to process the legal documentation that allows him to practice his profession throughout the country...Read their story »Funding via Emprender13% funded
- Kenya | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $500 helps John to start a ginger farm; purchase seeds, fertilizers and pesticides, to hire a tractor, and get adequate water and farm management training to...Read their story »Funding via Asante Kenya Foundation55% funded
- Colombia | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $500 helps Jose Eriberto to pay for labor for a well dug by a backhoe.Read their story »Funding via Interactuar30% funded
- Peru | Construction | Construction
A loan of $50,000 helps Guillermo to purchase new production equipment that will provide 8,500 jobs for recyclers, 1,000 jobs for installers, and impact 950 low-income...Read their story »Funding via NESsT61% funded
- Bolivia | Food | Food Stall
A portion of Emanuel Group's $4,600 loan helps a member buy ingredients to cook traditional dishes.Read their story »Funding via Emprender66% funded
- Peru | Food | Liquor Store / Off-License
A loan of $900 helps Porfirio to purchase cane for the distillation of alcoholic beverages.Read their story »Funding via Edpyme Alternativa41% funded
- Lebanon | Services | Services
A loan of $1,500 helps Layla to buy more sound speakers to satisfy all her customers' requests.Read their story »Funding via Al Majmoua Lebanese Association for Development38% funded