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Why volunteer groups?

Oikocredit Support Associations are collectives of volunteers whose members are engaged in promoting Oikocredit’s mission. Volunteer associations are part of a long-standing tradition in Oikocredit’s work. In addition to being active volunteers for Oikocredit, Support Associations are members of the Oikocredit International cooperative.

Oikocredit has two Support Associations based in the US – the Western Pennsylvania Support Association and the Oikocredit Northwest Support Association based in Seattle. Click on the regions to learn more about how you can get involved in your local Support Association.


Hann Verheijen appointed as credit director

Hann Verheijen (landscape)September 15 2016

On 1 October, Hann Verheijen will take up the role of credit director, and join Oikocredit’s managing board.

Hann VerheijenHann brings extensive business and leadership experience, with a background in social banking, corporate finance and strategy, including his role as director business banking at Triodos Bank.  

Hann’s most recent role as director of Oikocredit Netherlands provided him with the opportunity to position Oikocredit as an authority in inclusive finance. During his tenure, the organization saw a 44% increase in entrusted funds.

In June, Hann was appointed as a member of the supervisory board of Greenpeace Netherlands.

Read the official press release

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