Rotary Microcredit Community F





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Colombia

Location: Sogamoso

Total Budget: $35,000

Area of Focus: Community economic development

- Poverty situation of many communities due to violence and forced displacement

- There are not opportunities for Generation of income in rural areas, and in urban areas men have more probabilities than women.

- There are not offer of training in microfinance culture

- It is indispensable strengthening entrepreneurial capacity through training in development issues and microenterprise management of the vulnerable communities.

- The new entrepreneurs requiere personalized advice on management of the microenterprise

- Woman head of household need priority attention to minimize high index of gender violence and poverty.

- Offer a fair and accessible alternative of leverage, vulnerable communities are no subject of credit in Banks or financial system.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4195

Rotary Club of: E-Club of Latinoamérica

Primary Contact: Juliana Corredor Gonzalez

Email: rotaryjuliana@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 4430

Rotary Club of: São Paulo-Leste

Primary Contact: Daisy Ribeiro

Email: daisealmeida@uol.com.br

Project Status

Need $20,500
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Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #19835.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





District 4195 DDF





District 4430 DDF





Remaining Amount to Raise

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Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation






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