Developing Community and Reducing Poverty through Christ-Centered Savings Groups

Author: Lyndon Swarey

HomeArticles posted by Lyndon Swarey
A World of Plenty

A World of Plenty

The college I attend held a Hunger Symposium last month. It created awareness of the problems of hunger in our communities. We live in a world that produces enough food for everybody and in a country that wastes food. In my opinion, hunger should not be a problem. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization,…

Continue Reading
Savings Groups Help To Provide Financial Services

Savings Groups Help To Provide Financial Services

Often, when I thought of microfinance whether it was savings groups or microcredit (loans), I would picture someone with a small business and this person using the loan he had received from the group or the MFI to invest in a business. This person would use the loan for something that would hopefully earn them…

Continue Reading