FACES

Loja, Ecuadorfaces.org.ec/
Asset ClassesPrivate debt
Impact strategyFinancial Inclusion
Number of borrowers reached19,652
Female borrowers54
Aligned with SDGs
  • No poverty
  • Gender Equality

Fundación de Apoyo Comunitario y Social del Ecuador (FACES) provides loans to agricultural producers and micro-entrepreneurs (predominantly women) in the country’s southern provinces. It targets underserved rural those communities where the poverty rates are among the highest in Ecuador.

FACES supports households with disabled family members through a special loan, accompanied with rehabilitation services, and also has a strong focus on environmental protection.