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Why volunteer groups?

Oikocredit Support Associations are collectives of volunteers whose members are engaged in promoting Oikocredit’s mission. Volunteer associations are part of a long-standing tradition in Oikocredit’s work. In addition to being active volunteers for Oikocredit, Support Associations are members of the Oikocredit International cooperative.

Oikocredit has two Support Associations based in the US – the Western Pennsylvania Support Association and the Oikocredit Northwest Support Association based in Seattle. Click on the regions to learn more about how you can get involved in your local Support Association.


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1000 Locals Strong

We are running a campaign to gain 1000 new members as a symbolic gesture of support for microfinance. There is no cost or time commitment -membership is simply a way to measure local support for microfinance organizations and recognize them as important players in the fight against global poverty.

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The Oikocredit Difference

You may have donated or invested in other microfinance organizations and projects. Learn how Oikocredit is different than other microfinance funders.

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India summit: Putting people before profit by transforming the financial sector

ESA-IN-17.jpg02/22 Oikocredit and Maanaveeya, an Indian subsidiary of Oikocredit, in collaboration with the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) are to co-host a summit on 23 February 2018 in Hyderabad, India to highlight the opportunities for microfinance institutions (MFIs) to become small finance banks (SFBs) whilst remaining true to their social mission. The event brings together representatives from 15 financial institutions/stakeholders across India. full story

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  • $ 1.1 billion

    Total capital outstanding

  • 781

    Oikocredit Partners

  • 70

    Countries Oikocredit has partners

  • 84%

    Percent of female clients reached

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Working capital for portfolio expansion in Oaxaca and southern Mexico Mexico - Unión de Crédito Concreces SA de CV

Working capital for portfolio expansion in Oaxaca and southern Mexico

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