Danny is passionate about getting organizations, from both the private and public sectors, involved in the triple bottom line approach; through sustainable business development, financial inclusion, and impact investing. Her international, professional, and academic experiences in Bolivia, the US, and Tanzania have made her adaptable, customer service oriented, capable of working with customers in complex situations, and bilingual in English and Spanish. She has managerial expertise and thirst for knowledge. Her goal is to create greater value for businesses by having positive social and environmental impact, while seeking economic returns.

Fellows Blog Posts by Danny Colodro

Oct 28, 2018 PH Philippines

Bacolod, also referred to as “Sugarland” by Joe Studwell in his book “How Asia Works”, is the sugar capital of the Philippines and my first destination as a Kiva fellow. Indeed, arriving in Bacolod was exactly how Studwell described it, one sugar cane field after another, but it was a salty business in that sweet world that caught my eye.

Meet Cecilia, a successful businesswoman who prepares and sells salted dried fish. She started her business buying fresh fish in credit and worked really hard to prepare it and sell part of it within three days in...

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