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O.N.E. Coconut Water today announced it is donating $10,000 to nonprofit Whole Planet Foundation to help alleviate poverty worldwide.
Customized electronic reporting capabilities enable microfinance institutions to cost-effectively meet escalating regulatory requirements in any jurisdiction. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 Kredits, a leading provider of software and technology solutions for microfinance institutions (â€œMFIsâ€), announced it has entered into bilateral agreements with MFI clients and regulators across multiple regions in order to provide the microfinance industryâ€™s first...
Yale University economist says microfinance yields surprising results.
Microcredit, which involves giving small loans to very small businesses in an effort to promote entrepreneurship, has been widely touted as a way to reduce poverty and stimulate economic growth.
Wokai.org to "simultaneously" co-host ORIENTED Happy Hours in Seattle, San Francisco, and New York to promote overseas microfinancing opportunities in China San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 ORIENTED.COM, a global networking organization of international professionals interested in Asian business opportunities and partnerships, is pleased to announce a tri-city partnership with Wokai.org to help raise awareness about microfinancing opportunities in China.
Take an Active Step towards Financial Success by making a My Dollar, My Life promise Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 There is no better time than now to financially prepare for the future. The Allstate Foundation and Dress for Success want to help you get started.
Innovative Campaign to Promote Financial Literacy Through Personal Promises NEW YORK, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Allstate Foundation, Dress for Success and the producers of the documentary To Catch a Dollar today launched an innovative new financial literacy initiative that encourages Americans to take concrete steps to improve their financial futures.
NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented theatrical event, audiences in theaters nationwide watched "To Catch a Dollar: Muhammad Yunus Banks on America" tonight, learning the story of the Nobel Laureate's unique and successful model of microfinance and how it is changing lives here in the United States through the nonprofit organization, Grameen America.
NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 31, theaters across the country will host a special media event, introducing American audiences to the potential for microfinance in the United States, and the potential of Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus' Grameen Bank.
- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.