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.They have a mission statement about investing in the dreams of the families of the world and communities which are underserved since they assert and live gospel. The Union has spread across 16 low-income countries and has helped so many individuals and families, by issuing almost 2.7 million loans.
The organization comes in handy in the countries that have problems getting opportunities to better their livelihoods. Working towards achievement of their goals, the Union will work with other enterprises and creates small programs to help distribute cash. The organization has a big team of big microfinance institutions all over Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia. There are so many Christian based facilities that are working with HOPE and supporting them with prayers, money, technical facilities and learning processes.
Jeff Rutt created HOPE International and is still the chair of the directors.Jeff began HOPE International in the year 1997 and has been its board chairman from then up to date. All his involvement and vision is all rooted in the gospel. He holds a strong belief that the company he created has the task of providing empowerment for families in the developing nations and helps bring back dignity all through the world.
HOPE international is in the business of sharing Christ’s hope since they offer biblical training, loans and savings services that aid in restoring dignity and breaking the poverty cycles in families. The various services rendered by this global movement target both males and females and empower them enough to meet their basic needs requirements as well as the commitments of the churches and society as well as from a good market. 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. All the clients of this organization have to repay loans with a certain interest as their investments remain in local financial institutions, to inspire the local economies and allow for more loan distribution.
The major goal of HOPE is making sure that individuals lives are changed both physically and spiritually. 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..