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We loan because...
We believe in the power of microfinance to alleviate poverty and empower the poor. We know that microfinance creates opportunities to improve lives, not just fleeting fortunes.

About us
We realize we are privileged to live and work in the beautiful city of San Diego, and we feel that compared to much of the world, we have abundant resources. We want to share this wealth with entrepreneurs in developing countries.

We unite the microfinance community in San Diego by hosting networking events and speakers series and providing a website that serves as an events calendar, jobs board, volunteer database, community forum, and news source.

Location: San Diego, California       Team website


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Team Activity

  • Ángela
    El Salvador
    Ángela received a loan from Marcus buy a gas griddle to make the sale of tortillas more efficient.
  • Jobielyn
    Jobielyn received a loan from Marcus to buy feeds, vitamins, and other supplies to raise her livestock.
  • Myrna
    Myrna received a loan from Marcus to buy items to sell like beverages, canned goods, snack foods, home care products, and other groceries.
  • Napoleón Enrique
    El Salvador
    Napoleón Enrique received a loan from Marcus to buy a motor to install on his bicycle, which he takes out to sell bread.
  • Mirasol
    Mirasol received a loan from Deborah to maintain a revolving fund to buy packs of biscuits, stock of peanut butter, and accessories.
  • Quinto Cuartel Group
    Quinto Cuartel Group received a loan from Deborah to buy hairpins, little balls, rubber bands, tweezers, needles, nail cutters, combs, brushes, earrings, etc.
  • Edwards Group
    Sierra Leone
    Edwards Group received a loan from Deborah to buy more assorted types of drinks for her business.
  • Jean Bosco
    Jean Bosco received a loan from Deborah to grow his factory to 100% capacity and serve as a bridge loan for larger investments.

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