Meet Yesenia

Mon, 2017-01-09 13:18
Yesenia joined Grameen America in order to open her own restaurant in Indianapolis. Today, she is committed to helping other women in her community have the same success.

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.

Meet Perla

Wed, 2016-04-13 15:06
Perla used her first loan to sell clothing outside of nearby gas stations. Today, she owns a successful storefront in Charlotte.

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 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.

#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.

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.

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