We exist to see positive change in the lives of the poorest 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 living in poverty 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.
This Is EPIC’s team has been strengthened by the addition of two directors, Mel Torode and Warren Mauger. Their involvement will enable the charity to build on the successful work it has already carried out in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. This Is EPIC’s implementation of Village Savings and Loans (VSL) schemes empowers […]READ MORE
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is changing the world in which we live on a constant basis at present. After weeks of following the news of the pandemic unfolding we now see it affecting our lives here in Guernsey and the lives of people we know and love across the globe. At This Is EPIC we continue to […]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 Directors working passionately to drive the charity forward are Louise Smith, Philip Smith, Mel Torode and Warren Mauger.