Entries by Dayna Harp

Accion Assesses Musoni App

Powered by Mifos, Musoni Receives High Praise Musoni Systems worked closely with Accion’s Channels and Technology group on a comprehensive impact assessment of the Musoni App.  The app is designed to improve loan officer efficiency by digitalising the client registration, group registration and loan application processes. The app works in online and offline mode, and can […]

Mifos, SACCOs and Credit Unions

Mifos, SACCOs and Credit Unions The Perfect Marriage If ever two movements were meant to work together, it is the credit union movement and the Mifos initiative.  We have a shared mission to end poverty, we have shared principals, member control, independence and cooperative methodologies. Together we can accomplish a lot. The Mifos Initiative was […]

The Roots of The Mifos Initiative

As told by James Dailey, Chief Innovation Officer, at the 2015 Mifos Summit Here is my Mifos story. Back in November 2001 I took a trip to visit a microfinance program outside of Hyderabad, India. I met a group of women who had gone through a process of learning how to save first, then to take […]

You Asked, We’ve Listened

One of the big challenges after Mifos X is installed and configured is how to train the end user. Thanks to an energetic group of volunteers, we have a great start to a four-part end-user deployment tool kit to help solve this challenge. Like everything else we do, the end-user tool kit is open source. […]

October 16, 2014 Take a Moment to Applaud Financial Co-Operatives

Join nearly 208 million credit union members in 103 countries who recognize and celebrate the credit union difference by taking a moment to reflect on the financial co-operatives history and to ponder its achievements. International Credit Union (ICU) Day® has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October since 1948. The day is recognized to honor those […]

Dayna Harp Joins The Mifos Initiative

I am honored and excited to join the Mifos team as the Director of Strategic Initiatives. The primary charge of this position is to assist the Mifos Community to deliver on its mission to speed the elimination of poverty by coordinating a global community that uses Mifos X to deliver responsible financial services to the […]