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Grameen Australia is set to become the country’s leading microenterprise development organisation. The program provides access to small loans, peer learning, and support to women entrepreneurs living on a low income to start or expand their small businesses.
Grameen Today is a program providing small loans, financial training and support to members, especially women, seeking to generate income through microenterprise.
Our first pilot location for Grameen Today is the Hume City Local Government Area (LGA) of in Victoria.
How it works
Grameen Today small loans are for business purposes only and start at less than $4,500 repayable over a six month period.
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