Business Brigade Overview
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Provide rural community members with a community banking system , that has access to loans, financial literacy programs, and education to increase production and foster a culture of savings and growth.
To empower economic development in local under-resourced communities in Panama with limited or no access to credit through volunteers that provide micro-enterprise consultations and workshops, using savings and loans credit unions established and monitored by Global Brigades.
Visit community members in their homes and develop an understanding of each family’s economic situation.
Determine how they want to allocate their $100 community investment funds depending on the need of the community.
Build Policy, Build Ability and Build Leaders
For students who care about economic opportunities in under-resourced communities
This innovative program incorporates:
Mentors from Deloitte or Accenture
Opportunity for affordable loan capital to help clients execute their business plans