We deliver essential solutions to complex challenges from the intersection of humanitarian assistance, sustainable development and financial inclusion. 

Our support for communities at the forefront of their own development includes bringing together local leaders, governments, civil society and the private sector to achieve a shared vision of a more just, prosperous and equitable global community. 

4.4 million +

people reached to meet urgent needs and build long-term resilience


healthy meals served to 300,000 primary school students in three countries

$249 million

in loans to entrepreneurs, small businesses and homeowners to increase economic opportunity


Our Approach

We work to advance inclusive development and equitable growth. 

From our founding in the cooperative housing movement, a community-led approach has been central to our work. Global Communities prioritizes nimble, evidence-based programs developed in partnership with communities impacted by poverty, disasters and conflict. 

Where We Work

We have deep roots in more than 30 countries around the world.  

We stand with communities at the forefront of their own development in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.