ECLOF India is a small MFI registered as a not-for-profit company. With headquarters in Chennai and eight branches across the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, ECLOF India’s 17 staff serve over 5000 clients. ECLOF India caters exclusively to women, nearly all of them organized in self-help groups. Most of these women reside in rural areas. They use the loans to found or grow a micro business or small-scale agriculture. Besides loans, ECLOF India provides non-financial services such as training in financial literacy, book-keeping and savings culture.