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Elon Microfinance Places Third in Triple Impact Challenge

On Thursday, April 17, members of the Elon Microfinance Initiative competed in the Triple Impact Challenge sponsored by the Elon University Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership. The Triple Impact Challenge is a competition designed for students to research social problems … Continue reading

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Join the Elon University Kiva Team

Elon Microfinance Initiative is proud to announce the creation of a new lending team on Kiva.org. The Elon University Kiva Team will unite Elon University students, professors, and student clubs to raise money for entrepreneurs around the world. Elon University is … Continue reading

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Martin Yeral

Martin, 34 years old, is from the region of Cucirisne in Nicaragua. He is a father of two children aged 7 and 11 years old, and he is dedicated to planting corn and wheat. He also has cows which allows … Continue reading

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Jabbor

Jabbor is an active and cheerful man of 72. He lives and works in the Shahrituz region of Tajikistan. In Tajikistan, winter arrives and is not very cold. It gets cold on in the Pamira Mountains. But in Shahrituz winter … Continue reading

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Kumomoru

Kumomoru is 35 years old, married to Eunice and a father of four. His children are nine, five, three, and one years old. He is a livestock trader in Lower Melili area of Narok County, Kenya. He has been running … Continue reading

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