|Elar at his coffee plantation in Peru|
It's through Kiva, a micro-credit organization where everyone pays back their loan.
It's the the 6th year I've been doing this and my loans always gets paid back. Then, I just re-invest my donation, adding a bit more each year.
|1st loan:Fatima, charcoal biz in Tanzania|
If you're looking for a cool Xmas present that keeps on giving check out KIVA or any other micro-credit organization. Happy Holidays.
This is good article on Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Bangladeshi who came up with the concept of micro-credit.