Hope International is a nonprofit organization that is based on Christian values and is located in Lancaster. This entity is geared towards elevating the spiritual and physical poverty through Christ centered enterprise development. This enterprise has its major goal of improving the spiritual and physical poverty of the people of the world. The mission statement that guides this team is all about enhancing and making true the dreams of most of the low-income families and societies in the globe. The group has been very active in transforming the lives of people in the world with about 2.7 million different loans given to individuals and almost $800 since the association was created.
The organization comes in handy in the countries that have problems getting opportunities to better their livelihoods. For the dreams of bettering the lives of people, the organization goes out of its comfort to partner with some other willing enterprises as well as comes up with programs to help the people. The organization has a big team of big microfinance institutions all over Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia.HOPE has partnered with many Christ centered institutions, supporting them through accountability, prayer, funding, lateral learning and technical aid.
HOPE International was formed by Jeff Rutt who is still its presiding chairperson. Every since the entity was founded in 997, Jeff has been and still is the chairman. His vision for this international ministry is particularly microenterprise growth, revolves around the Gospel. Mr. Rutt believes that his team has the great task of creating empowerment to poor people throughout the world and providing them with empowerment opportunities.
Besides preaching the Gospel of the Bible, this global institution works hard to provide loans or saving opportunities so as to restore the community dignity and end poverty.With the services offered by HOPE, women and men are well equipped to use the skills they have been given by God to provide basic needs for their loved ones and meet the needs of their communities and church and begin building a marketplace. Besides the contributions given by the clients, HOPE funds people using particular donors, Homes for hope, churches, and businesses.The HOPE network has been able to repay about 98% of loans. Everyone who gets a loan from this organization has to pay it back with some interest that goes in the localized financial entities so as to ensure that more loans are issued to the people.
HOPE has the goal of transforming both the spiritual and physical aspects of their clients. Other than the financial empowerment, this entity helps train and disciple individuals on the teachings of the Gospel. Even if this organization is based on Christian values and norms, it takes care of all people regardless of their race, sex, and marital status..