Grameen America Celebrates Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Mon, 2015-11-23 15:02
To celebrate Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, Grameen America is proud to honor our community of over 58,000 women entrepreneurs across the country.

Meet Maria

Fri, 2015-10-30 10:52
After moving to New York from Mexico ten years ago, Maria and her daughter had little to their name and no income. Today, she owns her own successful flower shop and hopes to open a second location soon.

World Statistics Day

Fri, 2015-10-30 10:51
To celebrate World Statistics Day, we’re sharing the infographics that have most influenced our work empowering women entrepreneurs and promoting financial inclusion here in the United States.

Meet Anna

Thu, 2015-10-08 09:54
In 2014, Anna received her first Grameen America loan of $1,500 to expand her clothing business. A year later, she has $2,000 in savings and a thriving business.

Mobile Banking for the Unbanked

Mon, 2015-10-05 11:54
One in three households with income less than $15,000 a year do not have a bank account. See why experts think mobile banking might be the solution.

#GoalFive: Gender Equality

Thu, 2015-09-24 16:06
On September 25th, 2015, world leaders will commit to 17 Global Goals to make our world a better place. Read why we support Goal #5: Gender Equality.

Meet Maria

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:13
With a $1,500 loan, Maria was able to expand her tire shop into a booming business.

Women-Owned Businesses Lag Behind in Revenue

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:09
New data reveals women and minority-owned businesses lag far behind in terms of revenue share.

Meet Elvia

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:07
Three years ago, Elvia took out a loan of $1,000 to make a better life for herself and her children. Today, Elvia is on her ninth loan of $9,000 and is a proud owner of a growing business.

Providing Women Entrepreneurs with the Tools for Success

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:03
Grameen America partnered with Women Entrepreneurs of New York City (WE NYC) to provide our New York City borrowers with the tools necessary to build successful businesses.

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