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Truelift Recognizes the Pro-Poor Performance of Ahon sa Hirap, Inc., Fundación Amanecer, Banco VisionFund Ecuador, and UNRWA Microfinance Department – Palestine

Truelift Recognizes the Pro-Poor Performance of Ahon sa Hirap, Inc., Fundación Amanecer, Banco VisionFund Ecuador, and UNRWA Microfinance Department – Palestine

Already in 2018, Truelift has recognized the pro-poor performance of four diverse financial service providers scattered around the world in Colombia, Ecuador, Palestine, and the Philippines.  They join 22 other financial service providers recognized at the four Milestones along the Truelift Pro-Poor Pathway. What unites these four newly recognized institutions is their commitment to serving … Continue reading

The Truelift Indicators are Now Available in the SPI4

The Truelift Indicators are Now Available in the SPI4

The Truelift Indicators Tool has been streamlined and incorporated into the SPI4 as the pro-poor module. The SPI4 is a universal social performance assessment tool that integrates emerging industry social performance standards, click here to read more about the SPI4. The streamlined SPI4 Truelift pro-poor module not only significantly reduces the number of indicators that need to be … Continue reading

Hand in Hand India and Belstar Investment and Finance Private Ltd. Recognized as Truelift Aspirants

Hand in Hand India and Belstar Investment and Finance Private Ltd. Recognized as Truelift Aspirants

  We are pleased to announce that Hand in Hand India and Belstar Investment & Finance Private Ltd have achieved the Truelift Aspirant Milestone. In completing the Truelift Indicators Tool, both institutions demonstrate a strong commitment to fight poverty with grass roots entrepreneurship. Belstar Investment & Finance Private Ltd was acquired in September 2008 by Dr. Kalpana Sankar and … Continue reading

2014 in review

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper prepared a 2014 annual report for Truelift’s blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 18,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 7 sold-out performances for that many people to … Continue reading

Opportunity Bank Serbia Recognized as a Truelift Aspirant

Opportunity Bank Serbia Recognized as a Truelift Aspirant

Truelift is excited to announce that Opportunity Bank Serbia has achieved the Aspirant Milestone! Opportunity Bank Serbia (OBS), which is part of the Opportunity International Network, demonstrated their commitment to their mission to enable the economic transformation of their clients and families. Opportunity Bank Serbia was created in 2002 in order to provide financial services … Continue reading

Kompanion Financial Group Receives the 5th European Microfinance Award

Kompanion Financial Group Receives the 5th European Microfinance Award

During European Microfinance Week, Kompanion Financial Group was presented the 5th European Microfinance Award for its commitment to both microfinance and environmental sustainability.  For this year’s award, 26 applications from 19 countries were received. The Luxembourg Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs, Mr. Romain Schneider said, “We offer this prize to stimulate innovation in … Continue reading

KMF is first Truelift Milestone Institution in EECA

KMF is first Truelift Milestone Institution in EECA

Truelift is excited to welcome KMF in Kazakhstan as a Truelift Aspirant. KMF is the first in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) region to attain Truelift Milestone international recognition. KMF was the winner of our first-ever contest for pro-poor microfinance practitioners. The contest, offered in partnership with Microfinance Centre (MFC), was done in … Continue reading