MicroLoan Foundation USA

The MicroLoan Foundation USA is an international development organization whose mission is to to reduce poverty and inequality by providing microfinance services to impoverished women in remote rural areas in sub-Saharan African countries. Our founding principles and values are as follows: Attentive: To respect and listen to others, especially the individuals we try to help. They probably know best what they need. Far reaching: To find people stuck in poverty who would otherwise struggle to support themselves and their families. We will help them build a sustainable life. Consistent: To do what is right with conviction, sensitivity, enthusiasm, and inventiveness. Small: To discover the poi...

Taking the water home

Taking the water home
Photo from Progress Report 'March Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

Drawing water from the Shire River

Drawing water from the Shire River
Photo from Progress Report 'March Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

MLF Group discussion

MLF Group discussion
In Mongamba, Malawi we met with the women in the MLF group to hear about the human/wildlife conflict. (view small | med | large | orig)

African Elephant

African Elephant
An elephant in the Liwonde National Park making his early morning trip to the Shire River. (view small | med | large | orig)

Beehives

Beehives
The women in this MLF group are using some of their loan money to make their own beehives. (view small | med | large | orig)