Corporate Partners

Featured Partner

 

East West Bank

East West Bank, with its legacy of helping underserved communities, is generously helping us to open and operate the third Grameen America branch in Los Angeles, serving the Long Beach community. We are working with East West Bank to provide microloans in cities where both our organizations operate, including Los Angeles, New York, Boston and Houston.

 

Partners 

Apax Foundation

Focused on social entrepreneurship, Apax Foundation supports Grameen America’s microloan program across the United States to empower low-income women entrepreneurs to provide better lives for themselves and their families. 

Apple

Apple generously supports Grameen America through national technology enhancements and core support to expand our microloan programs in the Bay Area.

Banco Popular

Committed to community development, Banco Popular is a strong partner of Grameen America’s microloan program in Puerto Rico. 

 

Bank of America

Committed to advancing economic mobility and building thriving communities, Bank of America Charitable Foundation supports Grameen America’s core microloan, credit- and asset-building programs nationally.

 

bareMinerals

Grameen America is a proud recipient of support from The Power of Good Fund by bareMinerals, which supports charities that empower women through education, mentorship and entrepreneurialism. Funds will help us achieve our goal of empowering over 125,000 low-income women entrepreneurs in the U.S. with $1.4 billion in loans to advance their small business development by the end of 2019.

BCG

BCG provides invaluable strategic support to assist Grameen America, helping us reach our bold goals to scale our program, enhance our member services, and maximize our impact.

Capital One

Investing in communities to strengthen and prepare them for robust economic futures, Capital One and the Capital One Foundation support Grameen America's microloan portfolio growth, technology and capacity building initiatives to help scale and empower more low-income women entrepreneurs. 

Citi

Citi is a strong partner of Grameen America, providing support for technology initiatives and our core microloan, asset- and credit-building programs. 

 

Experian

In collaboration with Experian, Grameen America helps members obtain and build credit scores by reporting their microloan repayments to the credit bureau. Improved credit history enhances economic mobility by lowering premiums for outside credit, rent, and utilities, among other expenses.

Fondation CHANEL

Fondation CHANEL works to improve the economic and social conditions of women and adolescent girls around the world. Support from Fondation CHANEL is enabling Grameen America to extend its reach to provide more support for low-income women entrepreneurs across the United States.

JPMorgan Chase

With a mission to support financial capability, small business development, and community development, JPMorgan committed lead funding to support Grameen America’s efforts to expand to Miami.

Mastercard

Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth is partnering with Grameen America to introduce financial technology solutions to enhance our ability to promote digital financial access and inclusion for low-income minority women entrepreneurs across the United States. 

 

MetLife

MetLife Foundation supports Grameen America in modernizing our technology and asset-building products for low-income women entrepreneurs. 

PIMCO

PIMCO Foundation supports Grameen America’s microloan program in New York City. 

Prudential Foundation

Grameen America is proud to partner with the Prudential Foundation, which is deeply committed to supporting financial security and economic equality. The Prudential Foundation is an anchor funder of Grameen America’s Newark, NJ program. 

PSEG Foundation

Through its commitment to sustainable neighborhoods and capacity building, the PSEG Foundation supports Grameen America’s microloan, asset, and credit-building program in Newark, NJ.

 

Spanx

Spanx empowers low-income women entrepreneurs to realize their dreams by providing funds for Grameen America’s microloan program.

SunTrust Foundation

SunTrust Foundation supports financial education for women entrepreneurs in Grameen America’s Charlotte, NC branch. 

Synchrony

Synchrony provides funding to support Grameen America’s core microloan, asset- and credit-building programs to empower low-income women entrepreneurs to provide a better life for themselves and their families. 

TD Charitable Foundation

The TD Charitable Foundation, the giving arm of TD Bank, supports Grameen America’s core microloan, asset- and credit-building and financial education program in multiple cities, including: Boston, Charlotte, Miami, Newark, and New York.

 

Wells Fargo

Grameen America is a proud recipient of funding from the Wells Fargo Works for Small Business: Diverse Community Capital program. Support will be used to deliver affordable financial products to Grameen America’s diverse small business owners who do not typically have access to conventional financing.

Whole Planet Foundation

Whole Planet Foundation invested in Grameen America’s first branch in Jackson Heights, Queens, NY. A strong supporter in alleviating poverty worldwide through entrepreneurship, Whole Planet Foundation has funded microloans in every new Grameen America branch.

 
 

Supporters

First National Bank of Omaha

Morgan Stanley

MUFG Union Bank

PNC Foundation

Princess House

Silicon Valley Bank

The Dow Chemical Company

 

To learn more about partnership opportunities, please contact Jill Monum at jmonum@grameenamerica.org.