Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Microfinance on The Simpsons, Tune In!

Professor Muhammad Yunus to Appear on The Simpsons Oct. 3!

On Sunday night, Oct. 3, Professor Muhammad Yunus will make his animation debut on FOX’s The Simpsons. In the episode, Professor Yunus – 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of Grameen Bank – teaches Lisa Simpson about the power of microfinance to lift poor people out of poverty. Off screen, Yeardley Smith, the voice of Lisa, is a Grameen Foundation supporter who has witnessed our work in Haiti and Bangladesh.

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