Event Name: Fireside Chat with Ben Powell, Founder and CEO, Agora Partnerships
Event Date: April 7, 2014
Event Location: 1776 Startup Incubator, Washington, DC, USA
Cost: There is no charge for admission to the event, but an RSVP is requested.
Summary of Event: The event will feature a moderated discussion about the current dynamics of and future trends in the impact investment and financial inclusion sectors with Mr Ben Powell, founder and CEO of Agora Partnerships, a US-based nonprofit social business accelerator. The event will be moderated by Ms Katie Torrington, Senior Manager of Special Projects at the Foundation for International Community Assistance (FINCA) International, a US-based nonprofit microfinance
Background on Organizer: DC Microfinance Meetup is a social network that brings together microfinance practitioners, academics, students and community members interested in microfinance, financial inclusion and economic development in the Washington, DC, area of the USA. The network organizes events, group meet-ups and other social excursions.
For additional information you may contact Ms Lisa Throckmorton by phone at +1 703 287 7803 or the organizers via email at media[at]1776dc.com.
By A’kos Szebeni, Research Associate
Sources and Additional Resources:
MicroCapital Universe Profile: Foundation for International Community Assistance (FINCA) International, http://www.microcapital.org/microfinanceuniverse/tiki-index.php?page=FINCA+International
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