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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

 

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Team Activity

  • George William
    Uganda
    George William received a loan from deborah to extend his tea plantation by planting more tea.
    deborah
     Only 2 days left! 
    $525 to go
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  • Alfredo
    Peru
    Alfredo received a loan from Susan to buy manure, fertiliser, and other farm supplies.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Eunise
    Philippines
    Eunise received a loan from Susan to purchase organic fertilizer and pesticide for her corn farm.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Nuhu Danjuma
    Nigeria
    Nuhu Danjuma received a loan from Susan to access a loan that meets expenses such as food and clothing, thereby eliminating pressure to sell his corn for low prices at harvest.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Gulgaaky
    Kyrgyzstan
    Gulgaaky received a loan from Susan to buy 10 sheep for fattening up and resale.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Yalonda
    United States
    Yalonda received a loan from 6 team members to provide working capital to advertise her company on radio, TV and billboards.
    Kayla Terri Default lender image Judith Michael Sharon
    $1,750 to go
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  • Yonah
    Uganda
    Yonah received a loan from Scott to buy herbicides for his plantation.
    Scott
    0% repaid
  • Stephen
    Kenya
    Stephen received a loan from Regina to purchase more motorcycles for transportation of farm produce to market.
    Regina
    $325 to go
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  • Jose Efrain
    Honduras
    Jose Efrain received a loan from Regina to buy supplies, fertilizers and to pay for cleaning services for the coffee farm.
    Regina
    0% repaid
  • José Emilio
    Honduras
    José Emilio received a loan from Jamie to buy fertilizers and foliar products and to pay for labor to support his corn and bean crops.
    Jamie
    $450 to go
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  • Judith Pamela
    Peru
    Judith Pamela received a loan from Irene to pay off debt so she can continue her studies and become a professional in the field of Textile Production Processes.
    Irene
    0% repaid
  • Juana De La Cruz
    El Salvador
    Juana De La Cruz received a loan from Irene to purchase cement, sand, gravel, galvanized sheeting, pillars, iron, etc., in order to repair and expand the covered walkway, and cement the floor of her house.
    Irene
     Only 2 days left! 
    $350 to go
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Impact   Updated Hourly

915
Team Members
$176,125
Amount Loaned
5,612
Loans
6.1
Loans per member