Pi Slice - MicroWorld are proud to work with a number of local microfinance institutions who are responsible for disbursing and monitoring loans, supporting micro-entrepreneurs in the development of their businesses, and collecting repayments. For more information on how these institutions are selected and integrated, please see the How We Operate section.
Al Majmoua, which means "The Group" in Arabic, was established in 1998 as a microfinance program for women with low incomes. This was initiated by the US organisation, Save The Children. Today a major player in the microfinance sector in Lebanon, Al Majmoua, an NGO, serves more than 25,000 borrowers in rural and urban areas throughout the Lebanese territory. Al Majmoua applies and follows a nondiscriminatory policy, both with regards to its employees and customers.
The Arab Center for Agricultural Development (ACAD) is a regulated finance company based in Palestine providing financial services concentrating on rural and/ or high poverty rate Palestinian areas. ACAD has currently 8 regional offices in West Bank and Gaza; the headquarter is located in Ramallah city. It currently serves 3282 clients
Located in the capital of Jordan, Amman, MFW offers loans in the goal of helping entrepreneurs, in particular women, to become income earners and decision makers in their social and economical life. MFW, as a private non profitable microfinance institution, provide services in urban and semi-rural areas through a network of 36 branches.