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We loan because...
We believe in the economic and social empowerment of women in Nepal.

About us
We are the employees, volunteers and supporters of BPW Patan: Kiva's field partner in Nepal.

The photo captures Urmila, the President of BPW Patan, with a group of new borrowers in a rural village in Nepal taking out their first Kiva loans.

Location: Patan, Nepal      

 

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Team Activity

  • Yeredeme 3 Group
    Mali
    Yeredeme 3 Group received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy small equipment, seeds, and farm inputs, and to pay the cost of weeding fields.
    Joanna Giles
    0% repaid
  • Taalaikul
    Kyrgyzstan
    Taalaikul received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy livestock in order to save money and buy a house for her family.
    Joanna Giles
    0% repaid
  • Houleye's Group
    Senegal
    Houleye's Group received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy two bags of sugar, two boxes of green tea containing 12 ten-bag packs and two boxes with two varieties of batteries, for resale.
    Joanna Giles
    0% repaid
  • Lydia
    Philippines
    Lydia received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy additional pigs and feeds for hog fattening.
    Joanna Giles
    0% repaid
  • Florencia
    Philippines
    Florencia received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
    Joanna Giles
    0% repaid
  • San Rafael Group
    Paraguay
    San Rafael Group received a loan from Saroj to buy supplies to make chipa (cheese buns), such as corn starch, shortening, corn flour, eggs, cheese and other items.
    Saroj
    0% repaid
  • Anju
    Nepal
    Anju received a loan from Sushil to buy raw materials for her tailoring business.
    Sushil
    0% repaid
  • Ankil Devi
    Nepal
    Ankil Devi received a loan from 1 team members to buy goats and chickens.
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    0% repaid
  • Limousine Group
    Tanzania
    Limousine Group received a loan from 1 team members to replenish her charcoal store.
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    0% repaid
  • Milton
    Peru
    Milton received a loan from 1 team members to buy ink cartridges, among other things.
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    0% repaid
  • Thu Htay Kone Village
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Thu Htay Kone Village received a loan from 1 team members to help 38 villagers buy animal feed and vitamins for their livestock and hire labor, which will make planting and harvesting more efficient.
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    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

114
Team Members
$61,675
Amount Loaned
1,812
Loans
15.9
Loans per member

Rankings In Field Partner Fans Category

#3 for New Users (All Time)
#6 for Amount Loaned (All Time)
#9 for Amount Loaned (Last Month)