Economic empowerment based on strength of character.


The Animas Foundation has a mission to bring economic growth opportunities to low-income families through educational programs and by micro-funding/mentoring  entrepreneurial, small business ventures based on strength of character and not on a credit rating or lack of collateral.

“How does one become a butterfly?” she asked pensively.

"You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.”

-from Hope for the Flowers by Trina Paulus



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