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Bentley Microfinance Group Opens Doors for Entrepreneurs, Launches Student-Run Microfinance Journal

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 13:02

When the Bentley Microfinance Group (BMG) was launched in 2008, artisan Frank Burns was the group’s second microloan recipient. Five years later, a lot has changed for both sides. Burns is selling handmade pieces in the woodworking studio. The $800 loan he took allowed him to purchase materials to produce more pieces. The 40-member student-run organization has made a total of five microloans, and recently published one of the first student-edited, student-run, microfinance journal.

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Bentley Students Ramp Up Marketing of Loan Fund

Fri, 04/05/2013 - 12:16

The Bentley Microfinance Group, one of the largest student-run loan funds in the country, is featured for its revamped outreach program as it builds relationships with area businesses.

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Bentley Group Has Its Eyes on Microfinance

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 14:54

The Bentley Microfinance Group is highlighted for its work helping small businesses in the Greater Boston area by granting loans ranging from $500 to $10,000. 

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