For most people in poverty, estimated at 1.5 billion worldwide, a modest amount of capital can make it possible to start a business or improve one. FINCA offers a distinctive, economical and effective method of providing essential working capital.
With a $25 loan, a Honduran mother can sell more tortillas, increase her profit and keep her children in school. And you're providing a self-employment loan, not a gift. Your donation will build discipline, responsibility, and self-confidence as women create their own business. And as each loan is repaid, the borrower's line of credit increases by an amount equal to her accumulated savings.