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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

  • Zuwa
    Kenya
    Zuwa received a loan from Ami to purchase bales of clothes for resale.
    Ami
    $200 to go
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  • José Fabián
    El Salvador
    José Fabián received a loan from Doug & Lisa to buy a calf, as rearing cattle is the work from which he hopes to generate more income for himself and his family.
    Doug & Lisa
    0% repaid
  • Francis
    Uganda
    Francis received a loan from Nathan to buy manure for his farm.
    Nathan
    0% repaid
  • Nomi
    South Sudan
    Nomi received a loan from 1 team members to purchase more stock for her general store.
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    0% repaid
  • Roepchand
    Suriname
    Roepchand received a loan from jessie to purchase fertilizers.
    jessie
    0% repaid
  • Gretchen Faith
    Philippines
    Gretchen Faith received a loan from Jeffrey to pay for beauty supplies for her salon.
    Jeffrey
    0% repaid
  • Carlos
    Philippines
    Carlos received a loan from Jeffrey buy a tricycle.
    Jeffrey
    0% repaid
  • Rafael
    Philippines
    Rafael received a loan from Jeffrey to pay for grocery items and other products to sell at his store.
    Jeffrey
    0% repaid
  • Sokheng
    Cambodia
    Sokheng received a loan from 1 team members to pay the school fee for her son, who wants to pursue a Bachelor's degree.
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    0% repaid
  • Uben
    Peru
    Uben received a loan from 1 team members to maintain 2 hectares of coffee in production. With the loan he will ensure more and better production for 2015.
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    0% repaid
  • Nazareth Group
    India
    Nazareth Group received a loan from 1 team members to buy seeds and fertilizers for cultivation.
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    0% repaid
  • José Abad
    Colombia
    José Abad received a loan from Amy to buy merchandise such as hats and stockings. Jose is a single man who was forced to abandon his land because of violence.
    Amy
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

914
Team Members
$174,850
Amount Loaned
5,562
Loans
6.1
Loans per member