This Is EPIC exists to see positive change in the lives of people, families and communities worldwide. We are passionate about empowering people to overcome poverty in a sustainable way through savings and loans projects. We bring people together in savings and loans groups, teach them how to save and loan their own money as a group and empower them to start income generating activities and small businesses.LEARN MORE ABOUT US
Our work focuses on community driven change, empowering individuals and communities to identify their own needs, and providing a help up rather than a handout.
Uganda recently launched their new five-year National Financial Inclusion Strategy. The strategy seeks to reduce financial exclusion from 15 to 5 percent by 2022 by ensuring that all Ugandans have access to and use a broad range of quality and affordable financial services. This is a significant and timely strategy for This Is EPIC. Our […]READ MORE
In my first blog I explained my main reasons for setting up the charity, now this post is to show a few of my motivations that help to keep me going. Firstly, every quarter we get a detailed written report (along with extensive quantitative data), highlighting all the key things that have happened during the […]READ MORE
Our work focuses on empowering community driven change and providing a help up rather than a handout.DONATE GET INVOLVED
This Is EPIC is a Guernsey based charity that was founded in 2013, the current team passionately behind the charity are Louise Smith, Philip Smith and Martyn Langlois.