Empowering women like Consolate in Burundi means that all eight of her children will have access to food, education, and basic healthcare.
What does it look like to develop micro-businesses among displaced communities in South Sudan? Consider Mary's story.
Despite only having a fifth grade education, Maria found her voice and gained the confidence to lead her community.
Discover how business training and micro-savings transformed a family in Indonesia.
Amidst insecurity and high inflation, businesses often default or are forced to close down. By creating stable financial systems, Five Talents is helping to rebuild business.
As a family learns to save, they transform their one room house and prepare to build their own home.
Setiowaty has been a member of a community savings group for over six years. With access to business training, savings, and small loans she has been able to grow.
Nuriah's business relied on funding from loan sharks who charged exorbitant interest for quick cash. When she gained access to secure savings and low interest loans, her family and business both benefited.
Amidst poverty and insecurity, community banks promote social cohesion and provide financial services to the poor in South Sudan.
Nurhasanah's small business on the outskirts of Jakarta has grown after she accessed community financial services and received mentorship and training in financial management and business development.
Business training and community savings empower young mothers like Dor in South Sudan to become self-reliant.
Providing solar power to small businesses in rural Tanzania boosts profits and strengthens business.
Church based savings groups empower members and support church growth in Bolivia.
Business blossoms in a rural Kenyan village. Community savings and loans, and biblical business skills training launch business growth. Consider Monica's story.
Discover the value of bananas from a rural entrepreneur in Burundi.
Angelina survived an attack on her village. Read her incredible story of loss, redemption, and new hope.
Miles from water, a community group saves to set up wells and water tanks.
Small businesses are transformed through the power of community savings. Read the story of Susilowaty in Indonesia.
Despite her age, Timotea started a business with just $3 and became a role model and mentor to many young women.
The creation of cooperative businesses is a major component of Five Talents work in Myanmar. Ohwn is a rice and beans farmer in the Irawaddy Delta region of Myanmar and recently formed a cooperative business with fellow savings group members.