Partners

Associations

 

Sa-Dhan – The Association of Community Based Financial Institutions
Sa-Dhan is an associations which provides a forum for organization and individuals to engage in the field of community development finance. Starting in 1999, Sa-Dhan functions as a catalyst for further building community development finance in India.



Insurance

 

Birla Sun Life Insurance
Birla Sun Life Insurance (BSLI) pioneered unique life insurance solutions in India and within 4 years of its launch cemented its position as a leading player in the Private Life Insurance Industry. BSLI functions strongly on fundamentals based on the Aditya Birla Group’s Local Insights and Sun Life Financial’s global expertise.



Lenders

 

ABN AMRO
ABN AMRO is a global bank which leverages on its global reach and draws upon its expertise in research, sales and trading, equity capital market and M&A advisory professionals, to provide services to its clients. ABN AMRO’s provides a broad range of transaction banking products to individuals together with extensive business banking services to its corporate clients.

Axis Bank
Axis Bank, previously called UTI Bank, was the first of the new private banks to have begun operations in 1994, after the Government of India allowed new private banks to be established. Axis Bank has strengths in both retail and corporate banking and is committed to adopting the best industry practices internationally in order to achieve excellence.

Friends of Women’s World Banking (FWWB) India
FWWB was established in 1982 as an affiliate of Women’s World Banking. Its initial activities were limited to guarantee of bank loans to poor women in the state of Gujarat and counseling on savings and credit to women groups. FWWB India’s has adopted a ‘Credit Plus’ approach and has a Revolving Loan Fund, which serves to refinance partner organizations that provide financial services to the poor. 

HDFC Bank
HDFC was amongst the first to receive an 'in principle' approval from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to set up a bank in the private sector, as part of the RBI's liberalisation of the Indian Banking Industry in 1994. HDFC Bank began operations in 1995 with a simple mission: to be a "World-class Indian Bank".

SIDBI
SIDBI was established as an financial institution is 1990 under an act of Parliament, with the business domain of SIDBI consists of small scale industrial units. SIDBI provides assistance in respect to transport, health care, hotel and tourism sectors, infrastructure, etc, and also to the professional and self-employed persons in setting up small-sized professional ventures.

Zwirn Pragati Capfin P/L
Zwirn Pragati Capfin Pvt. Ltd is a NBFC which provide financial supports to various institutions and individuals for different type of activates.



Donours

 

Humanistic Institute for Development Cooperation (Hivos)
Hivos is a Dutch non-governmental organization inspired by humanist values. Together with local organizations in developing countries, Hivos seeks to contribute to a free, fair and sustainable world in which citizens have equal access to the resources and opportunities for their development, and where they can actively and equally participate in decision-making processes that determine their lives, their society and their future.


Swayam Shikshan Prayog (SSP)

Swayam Shikshan Prayog (SSP) is a development organization working in ten districts throughout the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu. Since 1998, SSP has mobilized women at the grassroots to form savings and credit or self help groups. Projects and programs supported by SSP include micro finance, sustainable livelihoods, Community Based Enterprises (CBE), Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) and Enterprise Awareness Program (EAP).