After joining a savings group, a shopkeeper was able to better stock his store and buy wholesale to improve his income.
A mother in Chad learns carpentry and builds her own business.
Displaced families return home to start and grow businesses that allow them to rebuild their lives.
Learning a new language and gaining marketable skills offer new levels of freedom and financial independence.
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Trained workers in community groups reduce conflict over water access by keeping wells operational.
With access to financial services a major challenge, CRS’ savings groups enable participants to better manage finances and grow sustainable livelihoods.
A CRS program helps shop owners to better serve customers during conflict that threatened livelihoods, and access to basic food and household items.
A CRS savings group helped participants grow funds and stimulate livelihoods to improve family resilience and self-reliance.