Kiva receives a broad range of support from a diverse set of corporations and foundations. From discounted services and free software, to grants and financial backing, Kiva is grateful for each partner that helps us achieve our mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. (Please note that the corporations and foundations listed have made contributions of either grants, loan funds, equipment or services in the last 30 months.)

Support of $1 million or more

As part of its overall commitment to entrepreneurship and corporate responsibility, Ernst & Young awarded an in-kind donation of $1 million dollars of professional services to Kiva.org.  Ernst & Young LLP professionals from its Advisory and Assurance service lines are contributing their time to Kiva.org in support of projects designed to assist Kiva evaluate financial data and improve its controls. 

PayPal is a proud supporter of Kiva's mission and organization. As an official partner, PayPal provides Kiva with access to technology, research, workplace resources and employee volunteers. Additionally, Kiva uses PayPal's innovative payment solutions to securely and seamlessly collect and distribute funds around the globe.

Kiva is a Google Grants recipient, receiving free advertising through Google Adwords. This partnership allows Kiva to attract new lenders by promoting the website at the moment an internet user is looking for more information on poverty alleviation, and is invaluable to Kiva's continuing success.

Support of $500k to $1 million

Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) applies rigorous research techniques to develop and test solutions to real-world problems faced by the poor in developing countries. 

Support of $250k to $500k

Support of $100k to $250k

Support of $50k to $100k