Hope Fund Burundi s.a. “H.F.B” is a microfinance institution of the second category approved on January 24, 2007 by the Central Bank of Burundi (BRB). From 2004 until October 2006, it was a micro-credit department of a local NGO “New Family for Development”, NFD in acronym and operated as a microfinance program.

As of October 30, 2006, the General Meeting of Shareholders proceeded to transform Hope Fund into a second-category micro-finance company called Hope Fund Burundi sa, in order to comply with Decree No. 100/203 of 22 July 2006 Regulation of microfinance activities in Burundi.