For those in the San Francisco bay area and interested in microfinance, there’s an event next Thursday you’ll want to attend:

What: Come drink to alleviating poverty in Latin America! A fundraiser for Esperanza International, a micro finance organization that provides women and men living on US$2/day or less with capital so that they can start a business, and give their families hope for a brighter future, the organization also aims to help families raise their kids in a better way. For more information, please visit our website at, if you want to personally help one of these children, contact us! We are here to answer questions like: how much does it cost to raise a child?

When: Thursday, August 23rd from 6-9 PM

Where: Tonic. 2360 Polk St., San Francisco, California 94109

RSVP on the Facebook event page HERE.

About Drew Meyers

Drew Meyers is a travel addict and founder of Horizon. Social entrepreneurship & microfinance advocate.