I've been looking for a way to help someone on a more personal basis. I saw a report about Kiva on my local PBS and was inspired. I really like knowing the person I'm helping and think this is a great way to go.
I work for a coffee roasting company that buys it's coffee directly from the growers and pays more than Fair Trade prices that helps support the farms and the enviroment. In my spare time I am a knitting instructor