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Faith in Action

Join the Journey's COVID-19 Response

Join the Journey is committed to serving in local communities, to be salt and light, and to put our faith into action. Take a look at some of the ways you can serve your neighbor and your community.

Service Before Self

We are a band of brothers & sisters who have sworn the oath to defend our nation and now extend our call of duty to uplift the globe’s nearly 600 million people living on less than $1.90 a day.
Giving a Hand Up

Empowering Change

As present and former military service members who have deployed around the world, we have seen poverty up close. Instead of just admire the problem, we’ve chosen to do something about it with a hand up, not a handout. Together with in-country partners, we train entrepreneurs for business and then issue small loans to give their businesses a boost.
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Field Partners
10000
Loaned
95
Happy Entrepreneurs
86%
Repayment Rate
Across The Globe

In The Spotlight

Featured Entrepreneur

Viton Chery, 56, is a widow with two grown children. She is a female shop owner and one of the leaders of the JTJ Church in Titanyen, Haiti. After her husband died she struggled to provide for herself and her children, but through JTJ’s staff, she signed up with our micro-loan program and received a loan to start up her own shop. A strong, independent woman, Viton smiles when she proudly states, “I am about to grow my business!”  She plans to continue to learn from JTJ Field Partners and to be a micro-loan recipient to increase her knowledge and pass the information on to her children.
Our Process

How It Works

Can such a small amount really make a change? Yes! You’d be amazed how far a small micro-loan will take a person who has all the motivation in the world and just lacks the resources – we fuel their dreams with a small bit of capital.
Here’s how it works.

1. Partner
1. Partner
We partner with communities to bring change as a holistic community-wide investment
2. Empower
2. Empower
Through our partner local organizations, we train and mentor those in selected communities who want to start/build a business
3. Lend
3. Lend
We connect poor entrepreneurs with people around the globe to provide an avenue for philanthropic giving that fuels localized micro-loans
4. Grow
4. Grow
Through our partners on the ground, we remain closely tied to the entrepreneurs as they continue to develop their businesses and observe flourishing in the entire community.
Joining Hands To Help The World

Browse Loans By Region

By lending as little as $10, you can connect with people around the world and help them reach their goals.