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We want to champion small businesses in Detroit!

About us
Kiva Detroit is the first Kiva City, a program where Kiva works with community organizations in the United States to provide local small businesses with microloans.

The goal of the Kiva Detroit team is to empower Detroiters to champion local small businesses through Kiva.

To double your impact, your loan to a Kiva Detroit borrower will be matched 1-to-1 by the Knight Foundation

Location: Detroit, Michigan, USA       Team website

 

Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Malumbo Group
    Tanzania
    Malumbo Group received a loan from Tracy to increase stock of second-hand clothes to resell.
    Tracy
    0% repaid
  • Iloga
    Samoa
    Iloga received a loan from Jill to buy fertilizer, a spade, new boots, chemicals, a wheelbarrow, crops and a mini-tractor.
    Jill
    0% repaid
  • Vera
    Azerbaijan
    Vera received a loan from Rachel to repair the stall for her cow.
    Rachel
    $1,750 to go
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  • Omaira Del Socorro
    Colombia
    Omaira Del Socorro received a loan from David to buy building materials in order to expand her car parking business.
    David
    0% repaid
  • Keri Group
    Mexico
    Keri Group received a loan from David to buy and plant resin producing pine trees – the resin will be harvested annually, providing income for many years.
    David
    0% repaid
  • Terraclear
    Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Terraclear received a loan from David to purchase a truck to deliver water filters to remote areas of Laos.
    David
    0% repaid
  • David
    United States
    David received a loan from LDP Team to invest in a website and marketing strategy.
    LDP Team
    0% repaid
  • La Mission (1) Group
    Congo
    La Mission (1) Group received a loan from Paul to purchase additional meat to grill and more chairs to rent out for special events.
    Paul
    0% repaid
  • Supriyadi
    Indonesia
    Supriyadi received a loan from Liz to pay for education fees at the vocational school.
    Liz
    0% repaid
  • Maria
    Colombia
    Maria received a loan from Carrie to buy an embroidery machine, raw materials and supplies.
    Carrie
    0% repaid
  • Fatima
    Iraq
    Fatima received a loan from Carrie to buy two specialized sewing machines.
    Carrie
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

914
Team Members
$170,600
Amount Loaned
5,444
Loans
6.0
Loans per member