Learn about our Business Advising, Focus on Financial Literacy, Customized Business Loans, and Technology programs.


100% of Donations Go To Guatemala.
Namaste Helps Women Make Their Small Business Dreams Come True.


Our Team, Annual Reports, and Our Story.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to directly contribute to Women´s Economic Empowerment by providing business development programs that increase the business cash flow of low-income women.

Business Advising

Business advisors are local community leaders, well versed in the local economy and also the indigenous language of the region.

Financial Literacy

Each Namaste Entrepreneur learns important cash management techniques, such as separating business money from personal money.

Customized Business Loan Program

Each woman’s business is unique, which is why the loans are tailored to the specific needs of each client.


The monitoring and evaluation system used by Namaste is based on a tailor made online database called PROSPER.

This month’s blog is HOW HIGH IS UP – PART TWO

In my last post titled “How High is Up?” I promised to use our new Qlik Sense analytics tool to do a deep data dive and examine the characteristics of the women who do best in our business development program. Read more…

News And Upcoming Events
Profile of Typical Namaste Client

Namaste celebrates 10 years of service to over 3,500 low-income micro-entrepreneurs who have realized a cumulative total of $19,300,000 of increased profits.

Nine-month training cycles

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