Microfinance in Cape Town, South Africa (NEU/TSiBA)

Masiphumelele Community Innovations (MCI) is a student-led, non-profit organization with the primary purpose of connecting micro-entrepreneurs in the Townships of Cape Town, South Africa with the educational and financial resources to develop, grow, and sustain their micro-enterprises.

MCI seeks to create empowerment and alleviate poverty in South Africa by investing in micro-entrepreneurs through the lending of capital funds and hands-on business training and mentorship in order to help them to positively impact their families and communities through creating sustainable businesses.

Contact Cayman Macdonald at macdonald.cay@husky.neu.edu for more information or to Join the Team!


Our Mission: To leverage consumer spending to reduce CO2 emissions, fight climate change, and support a sustainable business community.