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By Endeavor
Endeavor provides round-trip airfare for College of Charleston students who are traveling to Honduras to provide financial education to poverty-stricken communities in Honduras.
By Freedom from Hunger
Oxford Journals' Health Policy and Planning has published a paper on the benefits of integrating microfinance and health protection services for very poor families and says the program should be expanded.
By Business Chronicle
Gurgaon based rural start up HarVa with an integrated model combining skill development, Rural BPOs, community farming and microfinance announced its acquisition of leading rural BPO provider SourcePilani for an undisclosed amount in cash and stock.
By Freedom from Hunger
The positive impact of value-added microfinance is undeniable—and finally the real potential of microfinance is beginning to be embraced around the world.
By economywatch
The hostility toward microfinance is a sharp reversal from the praise and goodwill that's been showered on it in last decade. Philanthropists and investors poured billions into non- and for-profit micro
By American Conference Institute
Welcome to the 4th Annual Global Microfinance Investment Congress
By Patrick Fisher
CHICAGO, IL – January 14, 2010 – Creation Investments Social Ventures Fund I, a global Microfinance private equity fund, completed its final closing on December 15, 2010 with total committed capital of $31.8 million USD.
By American Conference Institute
The survey is here once again! Below you'll find a link to the 2011 survey and a list of 5 MFI candidates to receive our donation. We chose candidates from around the world, and we want you to decide the winner!
By Freedom from Hunger
Freedom from Hunger is pleased to have won InterAction’s Best Practices and Innovations award for "Health and Microfinance: Leveraging the Strengths of Two Sectors to Improve Food Security."
Vinod Khosla, billionaire VC & Sun Microsystems co-founder, was already among world’s richest when he invested in SKS Microfinance, a lender to poor women in India. Roaring success of SKS’s IPO has enriched him by ~ $117 mn
By American Conference Institute
We'll donate a dollar for every new member added to our Microfinance linkedin group. In addition to our donation, all new members will receive a free Powerpoint or PDF presentation from our 3rd annual Global Microfinance Investment Congress
By FINCA International
Maksym Burenko joins FINCA International as Director of Regional Information Technology – Eurasia
By American Conference Institute
Microfinance is an exceptionally powerful platform. Africa is the up-and-coming developing country with a wealth of opportunity.
By Bonita Da Serra
Africa is offering excellent opportunities for investment. Not just for overseas investors, but for local South African-based companies who are ideally positioned to leverage proximity and experience in the African landscape.
By European Microfinance Platform
During the European Microfinance Week 2010, 382 participants, representing 285 organisations from different sectors, discussed the Andhra Pradesh crisis and voiced their confidence in microfinance and its potential to contribute to the MDGs.
By Freedom from Hunger
Freedom from Hunger announces the release of its financial education module, Consumer Protection: Balancing Rights and Responsibilities, developed in collaboration with Microfinance Opportunities with support from Citi Foundation.
By AfriVol Foundation
AfriVol is recruiting volunteers and Interns for African Aurora Business Network. They are looking for people with an interest in enterprise development and project management to join their team.
By Bonita Da Serra
The NEF’s Fund Management Division provides much needed access to funding for black entrepreneurs and black empowered businesses.
By Personal PR Productions
A unique live microfunding event where women can invest in women-owned based in the way women collaborate in the kitchen.
By Freedom from Hunger
What’s different about the Millennium Development Goals? Why does anyone expect the MDGs to mobilize global action that will make a real difference?
By American Conference Institute
By attending this event, your peers will give you a deeper insight on this and much more. C5 has brought together the market leaders – international, private and institutional investors, MFIs and all other major industry stakeholders.
By Beth Harrison
Freedom from Hunger launches a month-long campaign celebrate women’s stories of hope, health and success from around the world. Jane Pauley will match every donation between September 28 and October 28.
By Randa Mazzawi
Grameen‐Jameel signed agreements with TGMPand MAYA in Turkey to provide them with support amounting to US$ 5 million in order to alleviate poverty in Turkey by financing 16,000 underprivileged families.
By Patrick Fisher
CEE Microfinance Holdings, N.V., a new, private equity backed, Dutch holding company owned by the BFSE Fund and Creation Investments Social Ventures Fund, announced today it purchased 3 microfinance institutions located in Central and Eastern Europe.
By AfriVol Foundation
AfriVol is recruiting volunteers and Interns for African Business Network. They are looking for people with an interest in enterprise development, micro finance, waste management and project management to join their team.
By Beth Harrison
Freedom from Hunger brings together the economic development and health sectors to develop practical and coordinated tools that have more power to create lasting change.
By Grassroots Business Fund
The Grassroots Business Fund has opened a new office in Kenya as a part of its ongoing global growth strategy. While GBF has been operative across the region for more than two years...
By EdMetrix
A Study on Women Self Help Groups; the factors affecting the Group- performance and growth
By Razoo Inc.
Razoo is hosting a March Goodness Tournament in which nonprofit organizations are competing for a total of $25k in cash grants. The first round is over, but the Big Dance is in its last round with 4 nonprofit organizations competing for $10k online.
By Tavishi Agrawal
Within a few short months of its launch, UnitedProsperity has generated $100,000 in loans for 500 Entrepreneurs living in extreme poverty
By Hands for Africa
Hands for Africa partners to aid Haitian Amputees who are faced with “Amputate or Die” choice due to lack of resources.
By Boston Interactive
Boston Interactive is pleased to announce the launch of the new website for The Smart Campaign, led by the Center for Financial Inclusion at ACCION International.
By Brown Paper Tickets
More companies are recognizing microfinance as a good steward of their charitable giving. "The relief effort is intense right now, and Haiti needs food, water and medicine immediately, but Haiti will also need foundational support for it's economy"
By Support Resort
Support Resort has launched a campaign in which the company will match up to $15,000 in loans made through its Kiva lending team before December 20, 2009.
By Aparajita Agarwal
Srijan 2009 Microfinance Forum and Awards hosted by Intellecap & Standard Chartered Bank at Hyatt Regency in Mumbai, India will witness engaging debates and award the best microfinance institutions
By Intellcap and FMO
FMO will support Srijan 2009 Microfinance Forum and Awards hosted by Intellecap on December 8, 2009 in Mumbai, India
By Rajiv Gandhi Mahila Vikas Pariyojana
Rajiv Gandhi Mahila Vikas Pariyojna for Self Help Group, Poverty Reduction and Women’s Empowerment is the flagship poverty alleviation initiative of the RGCT. RGMVP reaches out to women of Uttar Pradesh to bring them hope for a better future.
By Tom Behan, the world's first person-to-person loan guaranteeing website enables individual givers to double the impact of their contributions while enabling the world's poorest entrepreneurs to get microloans to grow their businesses.
By GreenMicrofinance
A New Green Vision for the Developing World
By Sasrutha
A Helping Hand for Microfinance. A User-friendly E-based Approach Connecting Microfinance Staff and Deserving Women to be Empowered as a Step in Poverty Alleviation.
By Smart Girls Consulting
Zack Schuler, Founder & CEO of IT consulting firm Cal Net Technology Group, will join YAO Chair Liesel Pritzker to raise funds for capitalizing a bank in Tanzania.
By Intellecap
New Microfinance Insights Survey on social impact reveals new data on impact and performance measurement in microfinance from 160 microfinance institutions and investors globally
By Visiongain Ltd.
This report, Mobile Money Transfer 2009, looks at the strong fundamentals behind the remittance market and how it will generate growth from the end of 2009 and forward beyond 2014.
By GreenMicrofinance
GreenMicrofinance™ Launches Online University Forum Uniting Students and Practitioners to Address Climate Change by Merging Microfinance With Environmental Sustainability
By Microfinance Focus
Dr. Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Laureate 2006 & Founder of Grameen Bank was interviewed during the recently held Sa-Dhan`s National Microfinance conference. During the talk with “Microfinance Focus”, He expressed his opinion on various issues.
By ashley alfred
It involves input procurement, managing the purchasing-production-distribution through a franchise, warehousing & distribution network, and establishing market linkages through buy back agreements with buyers.
By Intellecap
Microfinance Insights Survey Reveals Views of 160 Microfinance Stakeholders; Latest issue features KIVA, Citi India, Kashf-Pakistan, Unitus, Grameen Koota
By Intellecap
Craft Silicon, Blue Financial, FBN Microfinance Bank and Jamii Bora to discuss entrepreneurship, technology and regulation
By Morrison Shafroth
Donors continue to give from their Charitable Gift Accounts during unprecedented period of economic uncertainty
By Mr. Rajesh Chakrabarti
Reliance Capital Ltd, a part of the Reliance - Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, ranks among the top three private sector financial services and banking companies.

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