2 billion people worldwide have no access to financial services, such as a checking or savings account, credit or investment capital. Breaking the cycle of poverty requires simple, accessible and sustainable solutions.
Table banking is a group funding program that encourages savings and provides funds for income generating opportunities. Members meet monthly to pool their funds that can then be borrowed from as short term or long term loans to be used as capital for livelihood projects. The borrowed funds are paid back with interest creating income for the group.
Microfinance and Loans
Entrepreneurs, who stimulate business development in a society, are not lacking, however, access to capital is. Identifying, working with and investing in these businesses will spur economic growth, not just for a family, but for an entire village.