The following information is from Hebrew Free Loan Society.
For 120 years, we have provided interest-free loans to people struggling to help themselves. We foster economic independence while preserving dignity.
This is a profoundly Jewish and centuries-old response to financial need, most famously articulated by Maimonides: "A loan is better than charity because it helps one help oneself."
For some of our earliest borrowers, a loan from the Hebrew Free Loan Society helped establish a pushcart venture that was a Read More ›