Success Stories

Mercy Banda

Mercy Banda is  25 years old and lives in a poor settlement near Nkhotakota, a trading station on the shores of Lake Malawi. Like most people in the village, Mercy had no schooling to speak of ...

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Maretha’s maize

Maretha Steven is the secretary of the Alinafe group in Tchawale, Malawi, a MicroLoan group of three local female business owners. She has five children under the age of 21 and is newly married to a ...

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Loveness

Many women who live in the rural villages of Africa have little hope for the future because of poor living conditions and prospects. Over the past 15 years, we have helped over 150,000 women, and more...

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Mwiya Namwaka, Zambia

Meet Mwiya Namwaka, she is 37 years old and belongs to the Twikatane women’s group, Zambia. Twikatane means “let’s work together”. Mwiya lives with her husband and three children in a rented ...