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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

  • Veronica De La Concepcion
    Nicaragua
    Veronica De La Concepcion received a loan from Susan stock her business with ingredients to prepare and sell dishes such as baho meat, roast beef, fried chicken, breaded chicken, chicken broth, juices, and sodas.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Natalia
    Colombia
    Natalia received a loan from Susan to buy jeans, sweaters, shirts and shoes to sell.
    Susan
    $550 to go
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  • Ralph Ian
    Philippines
    Ralph Ian received a loan from Susan to pay his school tuition fees.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • David
    United States
    David received a loan from Susan to purchase equipment.
    Susan
    $1,700 to go
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  • Maria Yaqueline
    Peru
    Maria Yaqueline received a loan from Susan to buy a supply of new products such as pots, pans, wool, yarn, etc. for her business to fulfill the different orders of her customer base.
    Susan
    0% repaid
  • Ercilia
    Ecuador
    Ercilia received a loan from Piotrek to buy chickens.
    Piotrek
    0% repaid
  • Clemente
    Peru
    Clemente received a loan from Paul to buy a greater quantity of products to stock his business.
    Paul
    0% repaid
  • Hpa Lan Pin Village
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Hpa Lan Pin Village received a loan from Michelle to help 54 villagers buy fertilizer, compost, and topsoil to improve soil conditions.
    Michelle
    0% repaid
  • Jennifer
    United States
    Jennifer received a loan from Andy to buy equipment that will increase the capacity of her cleaning business to provide services.
    Andy
    0% repaid
  • Maa Brundabati Shg Group
    India
    Maa Brundabati Shg Group received a loan from Andy to purchase raw materials like coal, brass, a furnace, etc. for her utensil-making business.
    Andy
    0% repaid
  • Kyeshero Institut K Group
    The Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Kyeshero Institut K Group received a loan from Greg to purchase feed for chicks (2 sacks of corn, a sack of soybeans, some bones, etc.).
    Greg
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

911
Team Members
$163,325
Amount Loaned
5,206
Loans
5.7
Loans per member