We believe that empowering women and people from around the world, creates an opportunity to build their destiny and their lives the way they choose. Micro-lending Interest-Free loans are a way to provide with the financial resources people need to start their own business, invest in the education of their children or sometimes to provide for a decent place to live. The best part, these are interest-free loans that people can afford while receiving technical assistance from organizations working in the field who understand their culture and their life goals. When these loans are repaid, the money goes back to the pool and allow to empower more women, thus creating a snowball effect that grows over time.
because every time you purchase from Divas Fair Trade, you are supporting this initiative to continue helping get people up on their feet. Not only feeding them one day, but by providing them the tools so they can feed for a lifetime. That is why, it is crucial to work together to create more impact that truly benefits people and allows them to celebrate their traditions, live in their own communities, access to safe water and good working conditions, while providing opportunities for their sons and daughters, thus preserving traditions, culture and allowing people to live a good life.