Root Capital

Founded in 1999 by Willy Foote, Root Cap­i­tal is a non­profit social invest­ment fund that grows rural pros­per­ity in poor, envi­ron­men­tally vul­ner­a­ble places in Africa and Latin Amer­ica by lend­ing cap­i­tal, deliv­er­ing finan­cial train­ing, and strength­en­ing mar­ket con­nec­tions for small and grow­ing agri­cul­tural businesses.

Root Cap­i­tal: Bridg­ing the Microloan Gap for Farm­ers Across the World