Professor Yunus Opens Bronx Branch

Wed, 2011-09-28 09:57

September 28, 2011

On Monday, we celebrated Grameen America's sixth branch opening.

We were elated to have Professor Yunus join us for the ribbon cutting ceremony in the Bronx. As he told the audience of borrowers and supporters, "today is not just opening a branch, it's opening a future."

     

You can catalyze the success of our new Bronx branch by helping us raise $7,500, enough for five loans. With your support, we can help make a brighter future for a new borrower today, a future where, as Professor Yunus says, “all impossibles are possible.”

Many thanks to CitiBank for supporting the event and helping our borrowers build savings.

Click HERE to donate and be sure to note “Bronx” in the comments.

Check out more photos on our FACEBOOK page.

In case you missed any of the press coverage, take a look below:

Non-profit Gives Microloans to Low-Income Americans

Morning Joe, MSNBC

September 26, 2011

The Big Save

The Economist

September 24, 2011

International Microlender Opens New New York BranchABC News

September 26, 2011

 

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