In December: Grameen Foundation shares stories from around the world to say thanks to our donors, the Grameen Bank is still without a managing director, and CARD Bank improves its services in the Phillipines with SMS mobile payments.
Learn how one Bankers without Borders volunteer improved our capacity to train new volunteers, how kids in the Philippines are learning about savings, and how our investments in mobile payment systems are providing opportunities for the poor, even in remote areas.
In October: our Community Knowledge Worker initiative is awarded with one of Silicon Valley’s most prestigious awards, fourth-graders in Waltham, Massachusetts raise money to support our work, and more.
Read how one Bankers without Borders volunteer implemented key improvements in the field, the government of Bangladesh seeks to bring the Grameen Bank under its control, and the Grameen Foundation is recognized as one of the 10 most effective nonprofits in micro-finance.
Read how we helped a CEO with his chicken flock, how an entrepreneur went from saving money in a mannequin head to saving using mobile phone, and more.
Learn how we're taking the concept of our Community Knowledge Worker (CKW) initiative in Uganda to fight “information poverty” among poor rural farmers more than 7,300 miles away – to Colombia, and how the Smith family is has spent their last year volunteering in Uganda. Also read the story of Chanda, an Indian women benefiting from our microsaving initiative.
Read how A Muddy Hole Brings Unexpected New Life, and how we're Helping Poor Farmers Succeed over the Long Haul.
Read about Giving Voice to a Mother’s Love and Winning Victories in the War on Poverty.