Friday, October 20, 2006

Lunchbox Speakers' Series - Microlending: November 8, 2006

The Social Economy Centre (OISE/UT) Lunchbox Speakers' Series Presents
Susan Henry, Alterna Savings
Susan McLean, Access Riverdale
Wednesday, November 8, 2006, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto
252 Bloor Street West, Toronto.
Room 12-199

Microlending is an idea with legs that, in contrast to the norm, has moved from poor to wealthy countries. The Alterna Savings Community Micro Loan Program and Access Riverdale Community Loan Fund are microlending programs in Toronto. Our speakers, Susan Henry and Susan McLean, administer each of these programs.

This event will be webcast. We are accepting questions via e-mail during the webcast. Go to the following webpage for detailed instructions to set up for and view the webcast:

For more information, go to or contact
Sherap Winn at or (416) 923-6641, extension 2087.

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