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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

  • Khungnonglouang Group
    Lao PDR
    Khungnonglouang Group received a loan from Sam to purchase TerraClear water filters so she can have access to safe drinking water.
    Sam
    0% repaid
  • Kavundu
    Kenya
    Kavundu received a loan from Sande to purchase maize flour, rice, beans, and cooking oil.
    Sande
    0% repaid
  • Segundo Alejandro
    Peru
    Segundo Alejandro received a loan from 2 team members to buy farm tools as well as manure and fertilizer to maintain his crops.
    Sande Sam
    0% repaid
  • Salamat
    Kyrgyzstan
    Salamat received a loan from Sande to buy livestock in order to invest in her business.
    Sande
    0% repaid
  • Thim
    Cambodia
    Thim received a loan from Sam to buy a motorcycle for her children to commute to work.
    Sam
    0% repaid
  • Anna
    Armenia
    Anna received a loan from Debra buy potato seedlings, diesel & animal fodder.
    Debra
    $925 to go
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  • Anna
    Armenia
    Anna received a loan from Debra to refresh her market's assortment with some new types of sweets and some household goods.
    Debra
    $975 to go
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  • Luzmila
    Peru
    Luzmila received a loan from Sandra to buy a greater quantity of products to increase her store's stock.
    Sandra
    $475 to go
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  • Mezyan
    Lebanon
    Mezyan received a loan from Sam to renovate her house and make it a healthier place.
    Sam
    $2,575 to go
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  • Thomas's Group
    Kenya
    Thomas's Group received a loan from Sam to purchase a solar light and cost-efficient hybrid seeds and fertilizer for maize cultivation.
    Sam
    $325 to go
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  • Eveling Violeta
    Nicaragua
    Eveling Violeta received a loan from Sam to improve the conditions of the rooms that she rents in order to provide her tenants better conditions and in that way maintain her clientele.
    Sam
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

927
Team Members
$193,900
Amount Loaned
6,180
Loans
6.7
Loans per member