Loan Partners

1. Lai Sui County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative - (MFI Lai Sui)

MFI-Lai Sui's official name is Lai Sui County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative, which is a microfinance program operating in Lai Sui County, He Bei Province, China. Lai Sui is a low income county in He Bei Province with a total population of 340,000. 50,000 residents of Lai Sui county have an annual income of less than $132. Currently, MFI-Lai Sui only has enough funding to support 3000 low income entrepreneurs in 128 villages. EPI hopes to expand the number of borrowers for MFI Lai Sui. 

2. Nan Zhao County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative- (MFI Nan Zhao)

MFI- Nan Zhao's official name is Nan Zhao County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative, which is another microfinance program but operating in Nan Zhao County in He Nan Province, China. Nan Zhao County is located in the mountainous area (Niu Fu Mountain) of Henan Province with a population of 610,000. Tens of thousands of people living in the remote mountainous areas continue to live under the poverty line. Nan Zhao County is home to a low income population of 53,950. 12,850 residents of Nan Zhao County receive an $99 annual income. The rest of the residents receive an annual income between $99-$136. MFI-Nan Zhao can only serve 6000 low income entrepreneurs  in about 80 villages with their limited funds. With the funds raised by EPI, MFI-Nan Zhao can support more low income entrepreneurs. 

3Shan Xi province Chuna Hua County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative

4. Si Chuan Province Tong Jiang County Poverty Alleviation Economic Cooperative