5 for 5: Why Loaning is Better than Giving

Below is a repost from worldvisionmicro.com. Jessie Walters makes several interesting points about how loaning somebody money can often have longer lasting effects than simply gifting it to them. Thanks for the insight Jessie! Imagine that someone you’d never met walked up and handed you $500. No requirements, no strings attached. Just, “here, you’re $500 […]

5 for 5: World Vision Micro – How it works

In honor of the new year, I have doubled my determination to spread the word about the five non-profit organizations I have selected to benefit. To kick off 2014, I’m going to start a short video series that will underscore the mission statement and introduce the fundamental values of each of these organizations.. These episodes […]

5 for 5 Focus: World Vision Micro

We all know the saying, “Give a man a fish and he can eat for a day, teach a man to fish and he can eat for a lifetime”. The World Vision Micro-Loan Program not only teaches a man to fish; it helps him buy his first rod, net, boat, and dock. This program supports […]