We hope the new website will provide up to date information about the network in a more accessible form
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 16, 2007
Pro Mujer, a women's development and microfinance organization operating in Latin America, today announced the launch of its new website at http://www.promujer.org
The website, in English and Spanish, highlights the innovative work of Pro Mujer in Argentina, Bolivia, Mexico, Nicaragua and Peru.
"We hope the new website will provide up to date information about the network in a more accessible form," said Lynne R. Patterson, co-founder and director of Pro Mujer.
The new website provides an overview of Pro Mujer's history and services, including loans and access to savings accounts, business trainings, healthcare, and workshops on health, domestic violence, women's rights, and other topics. The website also features downloadable newsletters and a "Media Center," where visitors can access articles, press releases, information packets and videos about Pro Mujer and its clients.
Other features include profiles of Pro Mujer's microfinance institutions, client stories, information on upcoming events, and suggestions on how to get more involved with Pro Mujer.
In addition, a "Reports and Publications" section contains studies, annual reports and other publications highlighting the work of Pro Mujer, a glossary of microfinance terms, and a page with answers to frequently asked questions about microfinance and Pro Mujer.
About Pro Mujer
Pro Mujer is an international microfinance and women's development organization that offers financial services, business training and healthcare to poor women in Latin America, helping them to achieve economic security and improved health.
Pro Mujer has presence in Argentina, Bolivia, Mexico, Nicaragua and Peru. Since its inception in 1990, the organization has disbursed more than US$327 million in small loans averaging approximately US$189. Pro Mujer clients have saved US$12 million, providing a financial buffer for their families in times of crises.
Pro Mujer is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. More information is available on the website, http://www.promujer.org