Meet Susana

Wed, 2016-08-31 13:54
Five years ago, Susana took out her first Grameen America loan of $1,500 to start her own hair salon. Today, she is on her eleventh loan and running a thriving business that is a staple of her community in Queens, NY.

Veteran Women Entrepreneurship On The Rise

Thu, 2015-11-12 12:18
This Veterans Day we are celebrating the growing number of women veterans that are building businesses here in the United States.

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.

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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