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We loan because...
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill

About us
Sam and Ellie were born in Oct 2009 and our project goal - "total loan impact" of $250,000.00 - was set. A portion of everything our family makes goes to this project. We include the kiddo's on every loan. At some point the portfolio will be entirely turned over to the kids to manage. Our hope ... Kiva can help teach our kids global responsibility and the importance of giving. In doing so, help them also learn ... the world is not too big that they can't make a lasting and meaningful difference to the lives of many.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA. USA      

 

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Team Activity

  • Familia Velasquez Group
    Mexico
    Familia Velasquez Group received a loan from Lorna to buy materials to make hand held brushes, so that he can sell them and buy calves for his secondary business.
    Lorna
    0% repaid
  • Elvia Nataly
    El Salvador
    Elvia Nataly received a loan from James & Carol to buy metal sheeting, beams, nails and doors to install a door and a roof over her house.
    James & Carol
     Only 4 days left! 
    $425 to go
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  • Inbal
    Israel
    Inbal received a loan from Dave to pay her supplier and for future stock, so she can receive a discount and purchases will ‎be based on sales.
    Dave
    0% repaid
  • Phallin
    Cambodia
    Phallin received a loan from Lorna to pay for a solar electricity system.
    Lorna
    0% repaid
  • David
    Paraguay
    David received a loan from STAMPEDE CAPITAL to pay his tuition fees in installments.
    STAMPEDE CAPITAL
    15% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

34
Team Members
$57,850
Amount Loaned
2,234
Loans
65.7
Loans per member

Rankings In Families Category

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