Bina Swadaya was founded by the Pancasila Farmers Association, May 24, 1967. Initially named Yayasan Sosial Tani Membangun. The establishment of Bina Swadaya is related to the existence of the Pancasila Social Movement (Labor, Farmers, Fishermen, Paramedics and Entrepreneurs) established since 1954.
Microfinance services are conducted through banking and non-banking institutions, as well as national cooperative services to serve the poor and marginalized. (Bank Perkreditan Rakyat, Branch Office of Microfinance Services, Cooperative Bina Swadaya Nusantara).
Provide information in various fields of development through, publishing agricultural magazines, agricultural books, medical books, housing books, skill books, and so on. (Trubus Swadaya, Penebar Swadaya, Trubus Agri Sarana, Puspa Swara, Niaga Swadaya and Trubus Cipta Swadaya).