05 Nov
  • By Roos Saalbrink
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Microfinance Along Honduras’ Northern Coast

Having now interviewed several dozens of female clients near La Ceiba and Olanchito, I am getting a better picture of how rural Hondurans live and the struggles they face in getting ahead.  Offering microcredit and educational lessons in rural Honduras requires hard work. The credit officers meet with their assemblies every two weeks to offer […]

04 Nov
  • By Gina Cappuccitti
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Heavy Rains and Hurricanes’ Impacts in Honduras and New York

Marta Rosa is a new client from Choluteca on her first loan cycle. She became a part of Adelante to increase production of enchiladas and tacos that she makes and sells alongside her 22 year old daughter. Although Marta has been doing this for many years, last October’s heavy rains left her and her family homeless. […]