Heifer International Joins Libra Association to ‘Support Financial Inclusion’
By Nikhilesh De
The group joined Libra to facilitate the creation of a low-cost, accessible financial system, it said in a blog post, noting that Libra’s stated mission is to build a system that “will support financial inclusion, competition, and responsible financial services innovation.”
Charity Navigator gives Heifer three out of four stars, with a score of 97/100 for accountability and transparency.
“At Heifer International, we work with some of the world’s poorest farmers, helping them to sustainably increase production and access new markets — increasing their sales and incomes. As farmers grow their businesses, one of the major challenges they face is access to credit,” it said in the blog post.