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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  

14 messages. Join the team to get in on the action!

Team Activity

  • Gilda
    Guatemala
    Gilda received a loan from Tom to invest in a bulk purchase of jade and silver, and also to purchase a plating machine for the workshop.
    Tom
  • Sarah
    Lebanon
    Sarah received a loan from Julie Tan to cover necessary expenses for her wedding preparations.
    Julie Tan
  • Cerapio
    Peru
    Cerapio received a loan from Julie to invest in a bulk purchase of yarn and thread.
    Julie
  • Komang
    Indonesia
    Komang received a loan from Julie to invest in a bulk purchase of silver and gemstones.
    Julie
  • Alejandro
    Mexico
    Alejandro received a loan from Julie to invest in a bulk purchase of sheet metal.
    Julie
  • Francisco
    Mexico
    Francisco received a loan from Roberto to invest in a bulk purchase of silver and natural gemstones.
    Roberto
  • Komang
    Indonesia
    Komang received a loan from Roberto to invest in making various improvements to the layout and physical space of his workshop.
    Roberto
  • Archie
    Philippines
    Archie received a loan from Julie Tan to build a toilet by buying a toilet bowl, door, nails, PVC elbow, lumber, sand, gravel, cement, pay for labor and hollow blocks.
    Julie Tan
  • Shumaila
    Pakistan
    Shumaila received a loan from Julie Tan to build a computer lab for her school and to buy furniture for the lab.
    Julie Tan
  • Sojida
    Tajikistan
    Sojida received a loan from Julie Tan to buy more carrots and onions for her retail business.
    Julie Tan
  • Marcos
    Peru
    Marcos received a loan from 2 team members to invest in a bulk purchase of raw materials, including copper, bronze, wood and glass.
    Sandy Julie

Impact   Updated Hourly

40
Team Members
$6,750
Amount Loaned
246
Loans
6.2
Loans per member