We offer no and low interest loans, for people on limited incomes, to buy essential household goods and services.
What we do
We support women from refugee backgrounds to get their driver licences.
We base our work on research undertaken by ourselves, our network and our community.
We support the wider microfinance network in New Zealand.
We provide support to the Catholic Diocese in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
"This loan has helped me so much. It's important for people like me to have a chance to get a loan even if they're unemployed - I would never have got a job wihout it."Jesse, StepUP loan recipient
"The driving school, the volunteers, ChangeMakers have all helped me get my licence."Shamooni, driver on the Turning the Curve driver licence programme