A loan of $1,900 helps Busisiwe to buy a car engine and pay for installation and a full vehicle service.Read their story »
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599 loansVulnerable GroupsEmpower marginalized people like widows, refugees and others.
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591 loansUnderbanked AreasBring loans to people where financial options are especially scarce.
- South Africa | Education | Education providerFunding via Siza Capital SA93% funded
- Ghana | Clothing | Clothing Sales
A portion of Mangsongsim - Nlalaa Group's $3,125 loan helps a member to buy additional assorted items of stock for resale.Read their story »Funding via Grameen Ghana76% funded
- Lebanon | Clothing | Clothing Sales
A loan of $3,000 helps Zeina to increase her merchandise with a new collection of fashionable winter clothes.Read their story »Funding via Al Majmoua Lebanese Association for Development50% funded
- Haiti | Food | Restaurant
A loan of $6,075 helps Denise to buy soft drinks, two more freezers, and a generator to boost sales.Read their story »Funding via Fonkoze - Zafèn74% funded
- Philippines | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $400 helps Ermetania to purchase bags of fertilizer.Read their story »Funding via Paglaum Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC)0% funded
- Mali | Agriculture | Cattle
A portion of Kè-Yèrèyé Group's $2,100 loan helps a member to rear sheep for sale.Read their story »Funding via Réseau de Micro-institutions de Croissance de Revenus (RMCR)83% funded
- South Africa | Transportation | Transportation
A loan of $3,150 helps Josephine to buy a van.Read their story »Funding via Siza Capital SA16% funded
- Haiti | Food | Food Production/Sales
A loan of $1,375 helps Emmanuel to introduce a new spicy relish to customers.Read their story »Funding via Fonkoze - Zafèn78% funded
- Guatemala | Agriculture | Farming
A portion of Mujeres De Pie Del Aguila Group's $4,300 loan helps a member to buy more garlic seed along with fertilizer for her crops.Read their story »Funding via Friendship Bridge28% funded
- Bolivia | Retail | Retail
A portion of Villa Alegre Group's $5,775 loan helps a member to buy second hand toys in general to sell at affordable prices.Read their story »Funding via Emprender12% funded
- India | Housing | Personal Housing Expenses
A portion of Radha's Group's $675 loan helps a member to build a clean, hygienic, safe, and closed toilet with all necessary sanitary fittings attached to it.Read their story »Funding via People's Forum44% funded
- Colombia | Services | Sewing
A loan of $900 helps Daniela Vanesa to buy raw material and to make adjustments to the place where she will put her shop.Read their story »Funding via Interactuar41% funded
- Nicaragua | Housing | Personal Housing Expenses
A loan of $650 helps Xiomara Del Carmen to change all of her clean water and wastewater plumbing.Read their story »Funding via MiCredito26% funded
- Mexico | Construction | Construction Supplies
A loan of $1,625 helps Samuel to build a suitable house for his family.Read their story »Funding via Habitat for Humanity Mexico23% funded
- Pakistan | Manufacturing | Manufacturing
A loan of $1,450 helps Rafi to buy stock of cardboard for making boxes so he can fulfill his new contract.Read their story »Funding via BRAC Pakistan10% funded
- Nicaragua | Agriculture | Cattle
A loan of $500 helps Orlando Jose to buy poultry litter or cattle feed.Read their story »Funding via MiCredito45% funded
- El Salvador | Agriculture | Farm Supplies
A loan of $500 helps Santana Anidia to buy fertilizers, herbicides and to pay for labor to plant vegetables.Read their story »Funding via CrediCampo25% funded
- Armenia | Agriculture | Farming
A loan of $1,500 helps Gnel to buy potato and wheat seeds, and to purchase forage for feeding his livestock.Read their story »Funding via SEF International25% funded
- Tajikistan | Services | Services
A loan of $600 helps Mukadast to buy washing equipment for a car wash.Read their story »Funding via MDO Humo and Partners16% funded
- Colombia | Food | Bakery
A loan of $975 helps Nancy Del Carmen to buy raw ingredients: floor, lard, sugar and flavorings.Read their story »Funding via Fundación Mario Santo Domingo (FMSD)30% funded