August 23, 2015 In

Micro Credit

 

The main goal of starting the micro credit program in Bangladesh is to eradicate extreme poverty through various income generating activities. Keeping it in mind Prottyashi as a leading local partner has started its micro credit program from 1993. Beside credit program the organization is implementing various programs to improve the lifestyle of its beneficiaries.

Starting with 2 branches the organization has expanded its operational area day by day. Now it has 62 branches. The total micro credit operation is operated by a dedicated team. Prottyashi is a platform of learning, as the organization frequently arranges skill training for its staffs.

 

 

Objectives:

  • Improving and creating livelihood option through providing easy loan.
  • Engaging ultra poor people in various income generating activities.
  • Women empowerment and enhancing education.

 

Process and beneficiaries selection criteria:

Micro credit of Prottyashi is formed by Field Officers, Accountants, Assistant Branch managers and branch managers.

 

For each area there is an area manager. Prottyashi micro credit operation is operated in 11 areas and 2 zones.

 

 

 

Some major criteria of Prottyashi’s Shomity formation:

 

  • At least 5 members.
  • There would be one president and secretary in each Shomity.

 

 

 

Human resource of the Micro credit program

 

Position name No
Area Manager 11
Branch Manager 64
Assistant Branch Manager 64
Accountant 40
Field Officer 272