Opportunity International

Opportunity International

Empowering people living in poverty.

Financial & Insurance activites | Northern America | Access to Financial Services |

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Opportunity International provides microfinance loans savings insurance and training to over five million people who are working their way out of poverty in the developing world. Clients in 22 countries use these financial services to start or expand a business provide for their families create jobs for their neighbors and build a safety net for the future. Opportunity International is working to end global poverty by creating/sustaining 20 million jobs by 2020. We believe that enabling individuals to create dignified and sustainable work is the foundation for transforming their lives their children s futures and their communities.Opportunity International was founded in 1971 by two visionary leaders who were inspired to take action by their experiences with people living in extreme poverty.

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Financial & Insurance activites Nonprofit Operating 10,001 +employees

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550 West Van Buren
Suite 200
Chicago, Illinois 60607
United States of America



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Tweet from Opportunity Intl: @CiscoCSR A8 It's not enough to introduce tech to a new environment-it’s vital to understand what your target pop n… https://t.co/LUtjZwU9vp Posted Wed Jun 21 2:28 pm

Tweet from Opportunity Intl: @CiscoCSR A6 We believe the future of poverty alleviation is digital. Mobile phones are expanding in poorer regions… https://t.co/UQPEwjNsVx Posted Wed Jun 21 2:12 pm

Tweet from Opportunity Intl: @CiscoCSR A4 Our automated 2-way SMS service in Uganda helps clients improve savings behavior. Our target group sav… https://t.co/jT6Ljnk7sq Posted Wed Jun 21 1:55 pm

Tweet from Opportunity Intl: @mercycorps Leveraging partnerships with private sector actors will be crucial for getting the most out of technology #CiscoChat Posted Wed Jun 21 1:43 pm

Tweet from Opportunity Intl: In our experience digital tech helps us scale impact. W/mobile money we can reach people in isolated, rural areas at a lower cost #CiscoChat Posted Wed Jun 21 1:37 pm

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