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CARE and Mars Expand Collaboration to Support Women's Empowerment in Cocoa-Growing Communities

Feb 20, 2020 - Targeted News Service

CARE issued the following news release:

CARE and Mars Wrigley are building on the success and learnings of their Village Savings and Loans Association (VSLA) initiative, building women's social and economic empowerment in cocoa-growing communities in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana. Through an additional US$10 million investment from Mars, CARE will expand the VSLA program beyond the 12,000 members Mars and CARE have supported through mid-2019 and are targeting to reach 50,000 more members in Cote...