FINCA Afghanistan was awarded as innovative member of the year for 2017 in Annual General Assembly (AGM) of Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA). The purpose of the award was to appreciate the institutions that have taken innovative steps in making the access to finance easier and less costly for its clients. FINCA Afghanistan was awarded based on its innovations such as Biometric Registration of Clients, SMS alerts to customer and ASAN plan loan disbursement in 30 minutes to repeat customer.