Social Impact Report of MPOWER Financing

Posted By graymatters On Tue, Sep 17, 2019

EMPOWERING GLOBAL CITIZENS TO CREATE GLOBAL CHANGE

The first 5 year Social Impact report by our portfolio company MPOWER Financing adumbrates its impact on borrowers (Students taking Study Abroad Loans), universities and their communities; thereby aiding our mission to support education for 100 million women by 2036..

Key Insights:

-International students contribute $42.4 billion to the U.S. economy.

-55% of U.S. universities cite high tuition as a major contributor to the drop in international students.

-Of MPOWER’s total borrower base, over 40% are women and over 75% are students from emerging markets.

Download the report to read more about the work done by this social enterprise supported by us.

 

About graymatters

Gray Matters Capital (GMC) is an Atlanta based impact investor with a mission to support "An education leading to a more purposeful life for 100 million women by 2036." In India, it invests in for-profit education ventures with a focus on access to affordable quality education and on employability leading to a future job ready workforce with 21st century skills. Investments in education focused funds; enterprises with break through solutions in education with its edLABS initiative; building markets through ecosystem development and providing value beyond capital through portfolio management constitute the key focus areas of its India strategy.