Shared Interest’s mission is to mobilize resources for South Africa’s economically disenfranchised communities, by guaranteeing South African bank loans, to low-income communities, and their financial institutions, creating businesses, jobs,
Working through its partner organization, Thembani, to build the human capital and self-sufficiency of these community development financial institutions;
Collaborate with other organizations to advance models and policies that recognize women as primary drivers of development, increasing the resources, and power of South Africa’s most marginalized communities;
Builds partnerships with individuals and institutions in the U.S. enabling them to
invest in South Africa’s future.