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Loans to women
A loan of $2,525 helps to buy dairy cows in order to increase her sales of milk to a local plant.
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With Kiva you can lend a small amount of money and make a big change in someone's life. It's fast and easy to get started.Find a borrower
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Make your gifts count this year—share the lending love. Introduce us to your friends and family through Kiva Cards.
Plus, when you buy two or more Kiva Cards this week, you’ll get a free $25 lending credit.
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How it works
By lending as little as $25 on Kiva, you can support the causes you care about and make a real personal impact.
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with as little as $25.
Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate historically.
Relend your money or withdraw your funds.
100% of your loan goes to the field.
We don't take a penny.
What our lending
Being able to lend, then get repaid, and lend over and over again gives great satisfaction. My funds have been lent 12 times over.
Just made my 11th loan to a single mother in Nicaragua. Constantly blown away by the impact from the same $25 being lent over and over again.
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