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Bright Hope International

Bright Hope International

Location + Details

Hoffman Estates, IL, United States
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cindie.gillie@brighthope.org
http://www.brighthope.org/
Organization Type: Capacity development provider
Official Representative: Les Dlabay
Secondary Representative: Cindie Gillie

Mission Statement

Bright Hope has a focus on "Bringing Hope to those living on less than $1 a day." Bright Hope works to provide holistic help to the extreme poor through the indigenous church delivering basic needs including: Physical: food, clothing, shelter, medicine and education. Economic: micro-loans and job training to produce a product for fair trade. Spiritual: poverty is not just a physical or economic condition.

The service is model of Bright Hope is to: encourage INDEPENDENCE by providing hope for their future, by initiating job creation programs so that people can earn a livable wage and begin providing for themselves and their families. SUPPORT the initiatives of the local church. have FUN, INFORMATIVE AND HELPFUL events that encourage support and participation from families, churches, and small groups. be ACCOUNTABLE as a member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA), and by being awarded a four-star rating from Charity Navigator.

Countries of Involvement

Bolivia, Chile, Cuba, Haiti, India, Kenya, Peru, Uganda, Zambia

Services

Loans, Financing projects, Technical assistance/ Consulting and advisory, Financial education, Impact measurement, Business development services, Capacity building/ Training, Peer learning and exchange

Stats

Gross Loan Portfolio (USD): 353,000

# Active Borrowers: 1,938

% Women: 0.7

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