SVMN Says Thanks and Farewell

PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR AN IMPORTANT LETTER TO OUR NETWORK REGARDING THE TERMINATION OF OUR FLAGSHIP SPEAKER SERIES: To the SVMN community, Since its inception eight years ago, we have seen the Silicon Valley Microfinance Network grow to more than 1,700 members strong, comprised of seasoned microfinance professionals, students, investors, social entrepreneurs, academics and more. […]

Women Advancing Microfinance (WAM): Film Screening

Film Screening: “No Son Invisibles: Maya Women & Microfinance” With Special Guest Appearance by the Film Director, Melissa Eidson When: Thursday, March 24th,  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Where: Variety Children’s Charity Screening Room (Hobart Building, 582 Market Street, San Francisco) What: In “No Son Invisibles” Ms. Eidson documents the stories of three women in […]

May 20-21 2010 Microfinance USA

Microfinance USA The place where microfinance practitioners, investors, and enthusiasts meet. May 20-21, 2010 * San Francisco, CA Presented by: Opportunity Fund, Kiva, the ACCION U.S. Network and Explore, Engage, and Expand microfinance in the United States. Early bird registration through March 15th! Featured Speakers: Maria Shriver, First Lady of California Premal Shah, President […]

Water Credit SVMN Meeting Rescheduled for Feb 9th

New Event Date: Water It Down! What does clean water have to do with microfinance and ridding the world of poverty? Come find out… This SVMM Speaker Event featuring Gary White and April Rinne of has now been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 9th. Gary and April will discuss WaterCredit, and how is catalyzing the […]

WAM NorCal event Jan. 8 — “Trade” Movie Night

  WAM NorCal is pleased to announce a special screening of the film Trade — a moving drama about human trafficking — followed by a panel discussion about the potential power of microfinance to help stop this horrific practice. Visit for more details about the film. They will be showing the film at the Museum of the […]

Full Circle Fund’s 2008 Forum — Nov. 13

Full Circle Fund Presents the 2008 Forum PHILANTHROPY REMIXED: A new generation in motion Thursday, November 13, 2008, 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco Tickets on sale to the public October 29, 2008 at Take philanthropy’s greatest hits and mix with the newest, most innovative ideas of the future. […]