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Keyla is an Innovative and Determined Entrepreneur

By Yolanda Fletes – Women’s Empowerment Program Officer Keyla is a 32-year-old mother from Melchorita, Nicaragua and a member of...

Empowered Women Empower Women – 2019 Impact Report – Kukuboso, Ghana

These stories were originally featured in the 2019 Impact Report.  Meet two women, Grace and Agatha, who are changing the...

Monica Remains Flexible and Resilient When Faced with Challenges

This report was written by Lydia Adomako, Micro-Credit Program Officer. It was edited by Jessica Crawford, Africa Program Specialist, and...

Sarah rises to the challenge to confront COVID-19

This originally appeared in the Bremer County Independent on May 26, 2020. Reposted here with permission from the editor. View...

Vivian: A Mother, a Business Owner, and a Community Leader

By Lydia Adomako – Micro-Credit Program Officer We’re celebrating mothers this Mother’s Day, and we wanted to share this story...

Zenaida’s Children Brag That Their Mother is a Businesswoman with Self-Help International

By Yolanda Fletes – Women’s Empowerment Program Officer 30-year-old Zenaida lives with her four young children in Laurel Galán, Nicaragua....

Felicia Takes Any Opportunity to Expand as an Entrepreneur

By Lydia Adomako – Micro-Credit Program Officer “This organization is a wealth creation organization. When you become part of it,...

A Daughter’s Dream, a Mother’s Determination

Lydia Adomako – Micro-Credit Program Officer Salamatu is a dedicated mother working hard to provide a steady source of income...

Maralexia Takes a Leap of Faith with a New Oven

By Yolanda Fletes – Micro-Credit Program Officer   Maralexia is an entrepreneur and root vegetable producer from La Venada, a...

Adelaida Reinvests Her Income in the Things That Matter Most – Her Children and Her Business

By Yolanda Fletes – Micro-Credit Program Officer 42-year-old Adelaida has been a part of Self-Help International’s micro-credit and business training program...

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