Restoring Hope & Dignity

to families in the Dominican Republic


To free families from poverty
and share the hope of Christ


We offer holistic, Christ-centered financial and holistic services that equip families to flourish


We seek to glorify God by loving
our neighbors in word and deed

Esperanza International’s Christ-centered mission is to free families from poverty through initiatives that generate income, education and health, restoring self-worth and dignity to those who have lost hope.

funds disbursed

repayment rate

loans disbursed

female associates

comprehensive approach

Esperanza is a sustainable approach to poverty alleviation. Through access to capital along with preventative healthcare and education, our services are designed to address the holistic needs of our borrowers.

about microfinance

Microfinance is banking for the unbanked. Providing small loans to the poorest of the poor, microfinance allows entrepreneurs to expand a business and provide for their families.

holistic services

To address the complete cycle of poverty, Esperanza provides preventative health and education services to our borrowers. Distinguishing Esperanza from other microfinance institutions, we provide cervical cancer exams and offer business and vocational training to equip our borrowers to flourish.