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Organization Profile & Updates


Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Joseph Blatchford (Founded 1961)
Year of First Loan: 1973
Total Borrowers (1992-2004): over 4.7 million
Current Borrowers (2004):1.46 million
Women Borrowers: 65%
Total Funds Loaned (1992-2004): $7.6 billion
Loan Portfolio (2004): $931 million
Operating Budget (2004): $12,765,136

ACCION International

56 Roland Street, Suite 300
Boston, MA 02129
USA

info@accion.org
http://www.accion.org

Tel.: (617) 625-7080
Fax: (617) 625-7020



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: ACCION International
Year of First Loan: 1991
Total Borrowers through 2004: 6,381
Current Borrowers (2004): 1,433
Women Borrowers: 40%
Low-Income Borrowers: 55%
Minority Borrowers: 95%
Total Funds Loaned: $39,244,311
Loan Portfolio (2004): $10.669.007

ACCION New York

115 East 23rd Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10010
USA

info@accionnewyork.org
http://www.accionnewyork.org

tel.: (212) 387-0377
fax: (212) 387-0277



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: NGO
Founder: Fazle Hasan Abed
Year of First Loan: 1974
Bangladesh Borrowers (1974-2004): 4.86 mil
Afghanistan Borrowers (1974-2004): 60,000
Current Borrowers (2004): 173,531
Repayment Rate: 98.74%
Women Borrowers (2004): 97%
Total Funds Loaned (1974-2004): $2.59 bil
Loan Portfolio (2004): $250 million
Annual Expenses (2004): $245 million
Employees(total) (2004): 97,192
Employees(Afghanistan): 2,184
Employees(Afghans): 2,033

BRAC

75 Mohakhali
Dhaka 1212
Bangladesh

brac@brac.net
http://www.brac.net

tel.: (880-2) 9881265-72
fax: (880-2) 8823542, 8823614





Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Regulated Bank
Founding Year: 1990
Current Borrowers:765,326
Percentage of Women Borrowers: 98%
Gross Loan Portfolio USD: $316,544,891
Number of Coworkers:4,090
*figures as for 3nd. Quarter 2007

Banco Compartamos

S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple
Av Insurgentes Sur No 553
Primer piso de oficinas, Col. Escandon
Delegacion Miguel Hidalgo. C.P. 11800 Mexico

compartamos@compartamos.com
http://www.compartamos.com

tel.: 52 55 52 76 7250
toll free: 01 800 220 9900
fax: 52 55 52 76 7299



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Nell Merlino & Iris Burnett
Year of First Loan: 1999
Total Borrowers (1999-2004): 650
Current Borrowers (2004):400
Women Borrowers: 100%
Funds Loaned (2004): $2 million +
Loan Portfolio (2004): $650,000
Operating Budget (2004): $550,000
Number of Employees: 5

Count-Me-In

240 Central Park South, Suite 7H
New York, NY 10019
USA

info@count-me-in.org
http://www.count-me-in.org

Tel.: (212) 245-1245



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: John Hatch
Year of First Loan: 1984
Total Borrowers 1984-2004: 1.3 million
Number of Borrowers in 2004: 255,795
Percentage of Women Borrowers: 85%
Total Funds Loaned (1984-2005): $975 million
Outstanding Loan Portfolio: $176 million
Repayment Rate: 97%
Annual Expenses (2003): $32,561,629
Number of Employees: approx. 3,000

FINCA International

FINCA International
1101 14th St. NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
USA

info@villagebanking.org
http://www.villagebanking.org

Tel.: (202) 682-1510
Fax: (202) 682-1535



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Regulated Bank
Founder: Muhammad Yunus
Year of First Loan: 1976
Current Borrowers: 3.7 million
Total Borrowers (1976-2005): 5 million
% of Women Borrowers: 96%
% Served as Poorest of the Poor: 100%
Total Funds Loaned (1976-2005): $5.01 billion
Loan Portfolio (2003): $369,320,000
Recovery Rate: 99.02%
Average Loan Size: $334
Annual Operating Budget: $1,671,892,639
Number of Employees: 14,536

Grameen Bank

Mirpur-1, Dhaka-1216
Bangladesh

http://www.grameen-info.org

(88 02) 9005257-69





Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Alex Counts
Founding Year: 1997
Number of Clients (2004): 1,189,387
Countries Involved in: 20
Operating Budget: $5,814,084
Number of Employees: 50 + volunteers

Grameen Foundation USA

1029 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005-3517
USA

http://www.gfusa.org

Phone: 202-628-3560
Toll Free: 1-888-764-3872
Fax: 202-628-3880



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founders: Warner Woodworth, Lisa Jones, Jennifer Boehme
Year of First Loan: 1999
Number of MFI partners since 1999: 10
Operating Budget (2003): $145,000
Total Volunteers (1999-2005): 400+
Volunteers in 2005: 57
Total Clients Assisted: 100,000 +
Business Classes Taught: 380 +
Employees: 1.5

HELP International


363 N. University Ave., Suite 110
Provo, UT 84601
USA

info@help-international.org
http://www.help-international.org

Tel.: (801) 374-0556
Fax: (801) 374-0457



Quick Facts
Organization Type: Private Commercial Bank
Founder: Acción Comunitaria del Perú
Founding Year: 1998
Total Borrowers (2000-2004): 469,585
Current Borrowers (2004): 113,604
% of Women Borrowers (2004): 55%
Average Loan Balance (2004): $977
Total Funds Loaned (2000-2004): $523,507,363
Loan Portfolio (2004): $110,956,000
Annual Expenses (2004): $17,370,202
Number of Employees: 1,262

Mibanco

Av. Domingo Orué N° 165
Lima 34
Peru

mibanco@mibanco.com.pe
http://www.mibanco.com.pe

tel.: (801) 426-0583
toll free: (888) 474-1937
fax: (801) 474-1919



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Sam Daley-Harris
Founding Year: 1997
Institutions Reported in 2003: 2,931
Operating Budget (2003): $1.68 million
Employees: 10 full-time & 2 interns
Clients via Partners (2003): 80,868,343
Clients Considered "poorest" (2003): 68%

Microcredit Summit Campaign

440 First St. NW, Suite 460
Washington, DC 20001
USA

info@microcreditsummit.org
http://www.microcreditsummit.org

Tel.: (202) 637-3566
Fax: (202) 637-3566



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Lynne Patterson & Carmen Velasco
Founding Year: 1990
Total Borrowers (1990-2008): 265,608
Current Borrowers (2008): ~186,000
% of Women Borrowers: 100%
Total Funds Loaned (1990-2008): $4,252,000
Outstanding Portfolio (2008): $2,183,988
Net Operating Income: $14,835,835
Number of Employees: 1,103

Pro Mujer International

240 W. 35th Street, #404
New York, NY 10001
USA

promujer@promujer.org
http://www.promujer.org

tel.: 212-952-0181
fax: 212-952-0183

Argentina: infopma@pro-mujer.org
Bolivia: lapaz@pro-mujer.org
Mexico: armandolaborde@promujer.org.mx
Nicaragua: pmnica@promujer.org.ni
Peru: promujerperu@promujerperu.org.pe



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Vikram Akula
Year of First Loan: 1998
Total Borrowers (1998-2005): 87,050
Current Borrowers (2004): 73,320
% Women Borrowers (2005): 100%
Clients Considered Poorest: 100%
Loaned (2000-2004): $15 million
Loan Portfolio (2005): $11 million
Operating Budget (2004): $1 million
Number of Employees: 232
Maximum First-Loan Size: $233
Repayment rate: 100%

Swayam Krishi Sangam (SKS)

301, Babukhan Estate
Basheerbagh
Hyderabad 500 029, A.P.,
India

info@sksindia.com
http://www.sksindia.com

tel.: (091)40-23298131/41
fax: (091)40-23298161



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Organization Founded: 2000
Year of First Partnership: 2002
Current Borrowers (2006): 679,000
Loan Portfolio Outstanding (2005): $39,440,715
Women Borrowers: 85%
Total Financial Commitment to Partners (2005): $12,650,000
Annual Expenses (2005): $2,835,675
Number of Employees (June 2006): 30 worldwide

Unitus

PO Box 626
Redmond, WA 98073
USA

info@unitus.com
http://www.unitus.com

Tel.: (425) 881-2264
Toll Free: 1-888-2UNITUS
Fax: (425) 881-2085



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Year of First Loan: 1993
Total Borrowers (1998-2004): 7,451
Current Number of Clients (2004): 2,180
Percentage of Women Borrowers: 90%
Clients Considered Poorest: 98%
Total Funds Loaned (1993-2004): $1,113,116
Portfolio (2004): $89,446; 1,711 clients
Operating Budget (2004): $85,774
Number of Employees: 33
Loan Repayment Rate: 97%

Visayas Enterprise Foundation (VEF)

Room 301, 3/F Dona Luisa Building
Fuente Osmeña, Cebu City 6000
Philippines

vefinc@glinesnx.com.ph
http://www.enterprise-mentors.org

Tel: 032-254-1979
Fax: 032-253-9767



Quick Facts
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Founder: Louis Pope
Founding Year: 2000
Total Borrowers: over 6,500
Current Borrowers (2004): 4,433
% of Women Borrowers: 95%
Clients Considered Poorest: 90%
Average Loan Size: $115
Average First-Loan Size: $65
Total Number of Loans: over 10,000
Total Funds Loaned (2000-2006): $1.3 million
Loan Profile (2006): $300,000+
Annual Expenses: $150,000
Number of Employees: 45
Repayment Rate: 94%

Yehu Microfinance

1260 South 1600 West
Orem, UT 84058
USA

PO Box 82120
East Africa
Mombassa, Kenya

choicek@africaonline.co.ke
http://www.yehu.org

tel.: (801) 426-0583
toll free: (888) 474-1937
fax: (801) 474-1919