Mission: Friendship Bridge provides microcredit and education to Guatemalan women so that they can create their own solutions to poverty for themselves, their children and their communities.
Target demographics: Rural, impoverished women in Guatemala
Direct beneficiaries per year: In 2014, Friendship Bridge empowered more than 22,000 Guatemalan women with microcredit and education.
Geographic areas served: 10 departments throughout Guatemala
Programs: Microcredit Plus -- microcredit combined with nonformal education on relevant topics such as business, health and self-esteem.