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Rachel

Rachel's Microfinance Experience in Kenya led her to do a Masters to understand it better: "I was so struck by the simplicity yet huge impact of the idea - lend a group of women £30 and suddenly they can feed their children without having to work as prostitutes. I knew I had to find out more"  [Read More... ]

Visit to the Mama Bahati Foundation in Iringa

Rachel Lindley, the Co-ordinator of Arcubus, spent her summer holiday this year (self-funded) visiting the Mama Bahati Foundation, the microfinance partner in Iringa which Arcubus is supporting through Five Talents UK. Rachel says: ‘It was fascinating to see how microfinance really operates in the field. It doesn’t always follow the theory – but it certainly [...]  [Read More... ]