Hope International is a Christian organization that adheres to the values captured in the Christian teachings. This entity is geared towards elevating the spiritual and physical poverty through Christ centered enterprise development. This enterprise has its major goal of improving the spiritual and physical poverty of the people of the world. Their mission statement is about making investment in the world families and communities that are underserved since they are a living proof of the teachings of the gospel. The Union has spread across 16 low-income countries and has helped so many individuals and families, by issuing almost 2.7 million loans.
HOPE invades the places whereby poverty is the order of the day, and there are little to no opportunities and dreams for the citizens. Working towards achievement of their goals, the Union will work with other enterprises and creates small programs to help distribute cash. Their network comprises of credit and savings associations and micro finance institutions all through Latin America, Africa, Eastern Europe, and Asia.HOPE has partnered with many Christ centered institutions, supporting them through accountability, prayer, funding, lateral learning and technical aid.
Jeff Rutt founded HOPE International and is currently the chairman of board of directors. The chairman of the board since the entity was created is still Jeff Rutt. All his involvement and vision is all rooted in the gospel. Mr. Rutt believes that his team has the great task of creating empowerment to poor people throughout the world and providing them with empowerment opportunities.
The global entity works by sharing the hope of Christ because they provide the biblical readings as well as savings and loans services that help in bringing back the lost dignity a breaks the cycles of poverty.With the services offered by HOPE, women and men are well equipped to use the skills they have been given by God to provide basic needs for their loved ones and meet the needs of their communities and church and begin building a marketplace. Besides the contributions given by the clients, HOPE funds people using particular donors, Homes for hope, churches, and businesses.The HOPE network has been able to repay about 98% of loans. Everyone who gets a loan from this organization has to pay it back with some interest that goes in the localized financial entities so as to ensure that more loans are issued to the people.
The major goal of HOPE is making sure that individuals lives are changed both physically and spiritually. Besides providing loans and saving opportunities, this organization deals with training and discipleship of people about the word of God. Even if this organization is based on Christian values and norms, it takes care of all people regardless of their race, sex, and marital status..