Women's Empowerment Supports the Worldwide Effort to
Eradicate Extreme Poverty by 2030

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Meet Our Clients

Working Toward Three Meals a Day

For 35 years, Grace Akor has cooked and sold banku, a fermented cassava dough made into a paste with hot water and served with soup or stew. Before receiving a loan from WomensTrust – WE’s former partner bank for the poor in Ghana – she had to buy her supplies on credit. Now she is able to pay cash, which saves her money and makes it possible for her to buy more supplies at one time. With her profits she pays school fees and buys clothing for her daughter.

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Coming Events

WE STAR Center Tour - Jan 2016

Sat, Jan 30, 11 am - 2 pm

Learn about the WE STAR Center, meet clients, visit the farmer's market and have lunch at the community garden. Register here.

Microfinance Seminar - Feb 2016

Tues, Feb 9 & 16, 6:30-8:30 pm

4190 Front Street, San Diego

WE will offer its popular and free Introduction to Microfinance seminar in two sessions (see article at left). Register here

Visit WE's Partner in Honduras

Travel with Women's Empowerment to visit Adelante Foundation!  Tentative trip in February has been postponed.  For more information, send email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Women's Choir Benefit - April 2016

Sat, April 16, 7:30 pm

Mark your calendar to attend this benefit for WE at the First Unitarian Universalist Church.  Details to come.

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