The Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards, in partnership with the Community Development Finance Association (CDFA), celebrate excellence in community finance.
Photo copyright Chris Hughes. Image: BBC Breakfast Business Presenter Steph McGovern (right) and Bob Annibale, Global Director, Citi Microfinance and Community Development (left) presenting the Communities in Partnership Award to Nigel Kershaw OBE, BII (centre).
At the awards ceremony in Bristol, BII were named as the winner of the Community in Partnership award and were presented with a £20,000 prize.
This award celebrates partnerships that have improved access to finance. It recognised the achievement of BII in its work to tackle financial exclusion through the Rental Exchange initiative, in partnership with Experian. Click here to read more.