Washington, D.C., March 26, 2014 – Grameen Foundation has announced a new $500,000 matching campaign to support its Last Mile Initiative, a five-year campaign to help 1 million poor people living in rural Latin America improve their lives.
Microcredit Summit Campaign Announces Newest Commitment: Grameen Foundation To Advance The Practice Of Poverty Measurement Through The Progress Out Of Poverty Index® (PPI®)
"IA 50" Showcase Features Experienced Impact Investment Fund Managers
Grameen Foundation today announced that it has received a grant from The Moody’s Foundation to enable poverty data to be used more effectively by social sector organizations to measure, track and report on their clients’ poverty levels using the Progress out of Poverty Index® (PPI®).
Bankers without Borders® to award end-to-end volunteer management technology solution to 5 organizations with promising volunteer initiatives.
Will Lead Initiatives to Expand Global Mobile Agriculture and Health Services for the Rural Poor
Three New Members Also Elected to Board
Grameen Foundation has been selected as a 2013 IDG Computerworld Honors Program Laureate for its innovations in mobile health (mHealth).
Today Grameen Foundation announced that it has joined the Better Than Cash Alliance, an initiative founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Citi, Ford Foundation, Omidyar Network, USAID, U.N. Capital Development Fund and Visa Inc., by committing to continue transitioning payments from cash to electronic through its mobile financial services and mobile agriculture efforts.
Becomes 33rd Member of Unique Collaboration of World's Leading Humanitarian Organizations
New Services to Provide Income-generating Opportunities to the “Next 60 Million” Indonesians Living at the Bottom of the Socio-Economic Pyramid
Certified MFIs Can Report Results on the Microfinance Information Exchange
June 10, 2010 - Grameen Foundation today released a new report that takes a fresh look at recent studies on microfinance’s effectiveness in alleviating poverty. Titled, Measuring the Impact of Microfinance: Taking Another Look, it notes that studies have shown that microfinance helps po
Initiative Will Focus on Mali and Senegal