Businesses that engage low income communities require long-term funding; however, funding for these business is lacking around the world. Loans are often expensive and lack flexibility, focus on short-term cash flow and come in the form of equity investments, which many entrepreneurs are reluctant to engage with.
NESsT provides dignified employment that lifts people out of poverty in emerging market countries. By raising philanthropic capital to invest in and develop social enterprises, NESsT creates employment opportunities for the poorest communities. To date, they have helped to create more than 49,500 dignified employment and sustainable income opportunities.
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