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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

  • Nancy's Group
    Kenya
    Nancy's Group received a loan from Matthew to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer to improve harvests of maize.
    Matthew
    $600 to go
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  • John
    Kenya
    John received a loan from Matthew to buy a car wash pump and other items for his business.
    Matthew
    $475 to go
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  • Abigael
    Kenya
    Abigael received a loan from Matthew to buy a cow and increase milk production to meet the increasing demand for milk.
    Matthew
    0% repaid
  • Ulalo Group
    Malawi
    Ulalo Group received a loan from Matthew to buy chickens and chicken feed.
    Matthew
    0% repaid
  • Palmis Eneji S.a
    Haiti
    Palmis Eneji S.a received a loan from Matthew to import and stock clean energy products such as solar lights or improved cookstoves.
    Matthew
    $38,750 to go
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  • Evarlyne's Group
    Kenya
    Evarlyne's Group received a loan from Sam to purchase a solar light and gain access to cost-efficient hybrid seeds and fertilizer for maize cultivation.
    Sam
    0% repaid
  • Philis
    Kenya
    Philis received a loan from Kay to buy more stock of sand.
    Kay
    0% repaid
  • Zeinep
    Kyrgyzstan
    Zeinep received a loan from Joanna to purchase additional livestock in order to help bolster her income.
    Joanna
    $900 to go
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  • Mary's Group
    Kenya
    Mary's Group received a loan from Sam to purchase a solar light and gain access to cost efficient hybrid seeds and fertilizer for maize cultivation.
    Sam
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

923
Team Members
$187,750
Amount Loaned
5,979
Loans
6.5
Loans per member