Akunnema Micro-Credit Loan Scheme

Nigeria

The Akunnema Micro-Credit Loan Scheme is a non-governmental organization (NGO) located in the State of Imo that provides small loans to rural and impoverished women.  With a loan, each woman can sell goods and products at local markets as a means of earning income for their families.

SHARE Sponsored Programs:

2002:

The SHARE Institute donated a mini-grant to the Akunnema Micro-Credit Loan Scheme for the support of the interest-free revolving fund that allows women to receive small loans.  These loans allow the women the opportunity to support themselves through the selling of goods.

2001:

The SHARE Institute awarded a mini-grant to the Akunnema Micro-Credit Loan Scheme for the support of the interest-free revolving fund that allows women to receive small loans.  These loans allow the women the opportunity to support themselves through the selling of goods.