What is Kiva New Orleans?
Kiva New Orleans is a part of Kiva City, a program where Kiva works with community organizations in the United States to provide local small businesses with microloans. Kiva New Orleans empowers the New Orleans community to champion local small businesses through Kiva. Lend to a New Orleans business or join the Kiva New Orleans lending team. To double your impact, your loan to a Kiva New Orleans borrower will be matched 1-to-1 by Keen.
Kiva New Orleans is a coalition of non-profits, including:
- ASI Federal Credit Union, a not-for-profit financial cooperative that will work with the small businesses referred by Good Work Network, underwrite these microloans, analyze loans for risk, and administer approved loans. Read their Kiva partner page
- Good Work Network, a local nonprofit that is leading the effort to recruit, prepare and support small businesses interested in receiving a microloan through Kiva New Orleans.
If you are local to New Orleans and would like to join the Good Work Network in supporting Kiva New Orleans, visit the Good Work Network website.
If you are local to New Orleans and would like to apply for a loan through this Kiva City program, visit the Good Work Network loan application.
To find out how your city can be the next Kiva City, check out the Kiva City page.