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Who We Are
Global Partnerships is an impact-first investor dedicated to expanding opportunity for people living in poverty. We make loans and early stage investments in social enterprises that deliver market-based products and services that empower people to earn a living and improve their lives.
Our Impact to Date
- 17active investment initiatives
- $463million in impact investments
- 20.7million lives impacted
Statement on Racial Equity
Global Partnerships’ existence is rooted in a belief in the inherent dignity and equal worth of every human being and in the conviction that every person deserves respect, safety, health, and opportunity.
Small Enterprise Foundation NPC (SEF) is a partner within GP’s Women-Centered Finance with Education initiative. SEF is a South African microfinance institution that provides credit and education for low-income female microentrepreneurs. View in-depth partner profileLearn More : Small Enterprise Foundation
An estimated 2 billion adults lack access to formal financial services and the unbanked are disproportionately female.Learn More : Women-Centered Finance with Education