We had our first incubator session on Saturday, February 8th at the Leonel Castillo Community Center. We had great students from the UH Bauer Microfinance Program on-hand along with volunteers from banking, finance, marketing, and general entrepreneurship backgrounds to assist our microentrepreneurs in growing their businesses. Here are a couple of pictures from the morning. […]
We celebrated the accomplishments on January 25th of 5 new entrepreneurs! Receiving awards on Saturday were: Lemon-D-Lite by Alex for a $5,000 loan, now live on Kiva Zip! Click here to read more or to participate in funding. Sweet Luxuries Boutique Bakery by Heather for a $5,000 loan which will be funded by Kiva Zip. […]
Here are some photos from the microfinance classes led by students in the Microfinance Program at UH.
Hear from one of our graduates! Alex Colby of Lemon-D-Lite.
Hear from Esther Rihawi, the Assistant for the Microfinance program at the University of Houston and a former officer of student-run Microfinance Initiative on campus.