In 2018, the FINCA global network made impressive strides in pursuit of the mission to alleviate poverty. The 2018 FINCA International Annual Report, “Growing Our Impact,” highlights those achievements across each of our programs: microfinance, social enterprise and research. Here are some of the key takeaways:
- Microfinance outreach climbed to 2.3 million clients, driven in part by fintech innovations;
- BrightLife surpassed 100,000 lives impacted with life-enhancing clean energy products;
- FINCA Ventures expanded its partner companies from two to six, impacting a combined 2 million people globally; and
- FINCA’s research team collected over 784,000 data points on customers to evaluate the effectiveness of development work in underserved communities.
Read the full annual report below.