Impact

At Kiva, we are constantly working to reach new countries and communities, with loans that better serve the needs of borrowers and their families.

Kiva lenders crowdfund an average of $2.5 million in loans each week, creating a unique, renewable pool of funds that is reshaping access to financial services around the world. Some of our impact as of April 2017:

Amount lent through Kiva: $964 million; Kiva lenders: 1.6 million; Kiva borrowers: 2.4 million; loans funded through Kiva: 1,192,132; Borrowers supported: 82% female, 18% male; countries where Kiva works: 82; Borrowers supported in conflict zones: 227,370; farmers supported: 565,695; borrowers supported in least developed countries: 794,173; 84K borrowers gained access to clean energy; education loans: 30,799