Partners: Five Talents
Five Talents offers ‘microfinance for the marginalised’ – it specialises in providing business training, safe ways to save and small loans for poorer people in riskier places. It was established by the Anglican church to serve people of all faiths and none. It works in 11 countries with a loan portfolio of £1.6million and client savings of £800,000. In Africa, its programmes are in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi and South Sudan.