May 17, 2007



How to Help


Micro lenders are helping individuals loan money to needy entrepreneurs around the world. The following links offer information on groups working to help needy entrepreneurs in Iraq and other countries gain access to financial assistance to build small businesses..

Kiva www.kiva.org

Kiva Friends www.kivafriends.org/

Grameen Foundation http://www.grameenfoundation.org/

Accion International http://www.accion.org/

Genocide Intervention Network: www.pda.or.th/eng/posivite_project.htm

Oxfam Saving for Change Program: www.oxfamamerica.org/whatwedo/issues_we_work_on/saving_for_change

Iraq Widows Organization http://www.iraqiwidows.org/en_index.html