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About us
Kiva U-College is an international network of microfinance clubs that gives university students an easy way to play a direct role in changing lives. Kiva U's mission is to educate students about the potential impact of microfinance, and to encourage microlending through Kiva's lending teams.

Kiva U is world-wide and it continues to grow. In the coming school year, Kiva U will provide its chapters with the infrastructure and resources they need to establish a permanent presence on campus. The program will offer its chapters a variety of opportunities to participate in competitions and conferences, and will strongly encourage intra-university collaboration.

Location: Worldwide      


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Team Activity

  • Patricia Carolina
    El Salvador
    Patricia Carolina received a loan from Matthew to buy shrimp, fish, 'conchas' and other seafood to expand the range of products she offers to her customers.
    0% repaid
  • Grover
    Grover received a loan from Kristin to install potable water in his kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room to give his baby a comfortable home where he can grow up.
    0% repaid
  • Baraka Office Group
    Congo (Dem. Rep.)
    Baraka Office Group received a loan from Philip buy paper, pens, staplers, hole punchers, etc.).
    0% repaid
  • Carmelita
    Carmelita received a loan from Lisa to buy fishing gear and equipment.
    0% repaid
  • Aaron
    Aaron received a loan from Jessica to increase the funds he uses to serve his customers.
    0% repaid
  • Otwisa's Group
    Otwisa's Group received a loan from Niklas to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer for theĀ cultivationĀ of maize.
    0% repaid
  • Vuthy
    Vuthy received a loan from Matthew to pay his university tuition.
    8% repaid
  • Nonghoi Group
    Lao PDR
    Nonghoi Group received a loan from Lee Wen Shiow to purchase TerraClear water filters so they can have access to safe drinking water.
    Lee Wen Shiow
    0% repaid
  • Elvio
    Elvio received a loan from Lauren to buy flour, eggs, yeast and other things.
    13% repaid
  • Jefferson Lee
    Jefferson Lee received a loan from 1 team members to finish his program to be a maintenance mechanic and thus be able to support his family economically.
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    8% repaid

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