Success Stories

Josophine Nkhoma

Josophine is from Kasungu in central Malawi. She runs a cosmetics shop from a stall she built at her village market. Her business gives her financial independence and allows her to provide for her ...

Josophine is from Kasungu in central Malawi. She runs a cosmetics shop from a stall she built at her village market. Her business gives her financial ...

Success Stories

Maryse Phiri

Maryse Phiri is the mother of five children and runs a bamboo mat making business to provide for her family. She has been making mats for over 22 years after learning the skill and trade from her ...

Maryse Phiri is the mother of five children and runs a bamboo mat making business to provide for her family. She has been making mats for over 22 ...

News, schools

Student hosts live music night to support MicroLoan Foundation

Bexhill College Business Studies student, Florence Jenkinson, recently took part in our #TeamMicroLoan challenge and raised over £200. ...

Bexhill College Business Studies student, Florence Jenkinson, recently took part in our #TeamMicroLoan challenge and raised over £200. This money ...

Success Stories

Esnart Malola

At 19, Esnart left school and had her first child. Living in rural Malawi far removed from employment opportunities left Esnart with limited choices to provide for her family. She started baking ...

At 19, Esnart left school and had her first child. Living in rural Malawi far removed from employment opportunities left Esnart with limited choices ...

News

Improving food security with agricultural loans

The reality of living in poverty is that being able to feed your family is a daily challenge. Living hand-to-mouth, families are unable to access or afford enough nutritional food, especially in the ...

The reality of living in poverty is that being able to feed your family is a daily challenge. Living hand-to-mouth, families are unable to access or ...

News

Why we are addressing women’s financial exclusion

Sub-Saharan Africa has some of the lowest financial inclusion rates globally, particularly among women. There are 145 million women unbanked in ...

Sub-Saharan Africa has some of the lowest financial inclusion rates globally, particularly among women. There are 145 million women unbanked in ...