What Defines us?

We believe that all people should have the opportunity to achieve better lives for themselves, their families, and their communities. With diverse partners, we empower people to succeed in the global economy.

Impact & Influence of Projects Operating in 2020*


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Finance mobilized


Jobs created


volunteer Assignments

* Numbers are reported based on life of project at the conclusion of FY2020

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Our projects empower people to make positive, lasting changes in their lives. Our work increases incomes, improves livelihoods, and creates opportunities for those who have traditionally been excluded.

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