Letters from Honduras

Witnessing Development

My brain is buzzing but my face is calm. I’m helping an elderly client with a broken leg walk to...

Dealing With Defaults

I eat breakfast everyday with someone who owes me $200. In 2014, we lent money to an eatery in town....

Better Than A Desk

I love this job. I love being the Program Director of La Ceiba Microfinance. Before graduating, I walked through the...

Microfinance Goggles

We all remember the shape shifting appearance of things through drunk goggles. It was a fantastic way to show us...

Grains of Sand

“This is a picture of Sulma’s sixth grade graduation.” There’s group of girls in light blue dresses sitting against the...

Demons In Development

“You look sad” I was leaning up against a pole in Villa Soleada, munching on a bag of chips and...

Microfinance – Go Make it Better

Development happens in a handshake, not a fancy signature. In many countries, less formal agreements are more binding than formal...

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