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June 2021 Newsletter

Posted on 7th June 2021 | Company News
Dear Friends and Supporters It's just over 6 months since our last newsletter and when I wrote that one, I didn't expect that we would still be in a lock.down, and still struggling with all the restrictions that involves. However, the end could be in sight now and there is definitely …

September 2020 Newsletter

Posted on 8th September 2020 | Company News
Dear Friends and Supporters Since the last newsletter, we have all been coping with the impact of Covid-19 and the fall out of the lockdown. Perhaps the first thing to say is that Purple Shoots and most of its borrowers and groups have all survived! With the advent of lockdown, …

Newsletter February 2020

Posted on 26th February 2020 | Company News
Dear Friends, Supporters and Investors. It has been quite a few months since the last newsletter – partly caused by busyness but also because I was waiting for the new branding and website to be finished. which you can see has now happened. The old website had served us well …

Why I Do It – A Personal Note

Posted on 6th November 2019 | Company News
Although there are many economic, social and moral reasons for running a microfinance organisation specifically for unemployed people, people from disadvantaged or financially excluded groups and people at the poorer end of society, this Blog is more personal and sets out the reasons behind why I started Purple Shoots and …