Because they were our neighbors and Mr. Namwanja was a leader in the community, we enrolled Allan as the sixth member of the class of 2019.
SALT Microfinance Solutions
At the SALT savings group meetings, I got good advice on how to prepare a business and how to save money.
Valera in Ukraine longed for a job close to home. His only good option was to do construction work two hours from home, remodeling homes.
Everyone has a basic problem or need. For some people poverty is a financial reality, and for others it is a spiritual deficiency.
Rahman and Rafa, have attended weekly SALT savings groups meetings for nearly 4 yrs. Over time, they started practicing what they learned.
Two couples, the “Smiths” and the “Joneses,” attended CAM’s Salt and Light program at a Mennonite church in Pennsylvania.
COVID-19 has affected most countries where there are SALT operations. In some locations they are able to meet, but have many precautions in place.
As our Agri-Plus technician Edmond says, “I used to be happy with a three-fold harvest, but now I look for ways to increase my yields every year.”
Like many others, Dayaal operates a brick making business. During the winter when unable to farm, he and his wife work together to make bricks.
Leap Sen from Cambodia was troubled that her 11-year-old son wasn’t able to attend school. Her husband’s job as a brick mason didn’t bring enough funds.
Some of our newest SALT savings groups are helping people utilize their finacial resources to restore hope for South Sudan.
A SALT* savings group in Tanzania decided to start a beekeeping project since it doesn’t require a large investment and shows great potential.
When the SALT Agri-Plus program started in Anowora’s camp, it provided her with the opportunity to support herself and her young son.
The teaching Kalith* and his wife Narmeen received prompted them to begin a small business to provide for them and their two sons.
Sixty-five-year-old Markus was once a successful business owner. But his livelihood was shattered when Boko Haram swept through Nigeria.