Friday, 23 June 2017

Challenges and cash shortages for entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe

Lendwithcare's Microfinance Advisor Teresa Hall has been visiting our microfinance partner in Zimbabwe, Thrive Microfinance. While there, she has had the opportunity to meet with Lendwithcare entrepreneurs, and to learn more about how the current economic situation has been affecting their lives and businesses:

"I have been in Zimbabwe visiting our microfinance partner Thrive. I have had the opportunity to meet and speak with women entrepreneurs supported by Lendwithcare.

Street vendor in Chitunwiza

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

We should uphold the True Spirit of Islamic Finance

This blog was written by Dr Ajaz Ahmed Khan, Senior Microfinance Advisor at Lendwithcare, CARE International UK. It was first published in the True Banking online magazine, and has been reproduced here with their permission.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Guest blog | Design is Political interview with Head of Lendwithcare Tracey Horner

This microfinance platform is helping some of the world's poorest people

This interview was originally posted on the Design is Political website here and has been reproduced here with their permission.

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Lendwithcare helps people work their way out of poverty. The online platform allows users to make microloans (as small as £15) to those in some of the poorest parts of the world, who invest in building their businesses and improving their lives. We caught up with Tracey Horner, the woman behind the project, to find out more…