Shared Interest Inc.

Shared Interest is a social investment fund which guarantees South African bank loans to community development financially engaged in South Africa's reconstruction process. Their work, and our socially responsible “endowment loans” of more than $30,000 to date, help to strengthen grassroots organizations and enable them to provide increasing amounts of affordable credit for small business and social housing in South Africa's lowest income community.

Contact: 
Robert Kelley

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