• Acceuil Des Grands Group
    A loan of $2,950 helps Acceuil Des Grands Group to source wholesale salted fish, which will stren...

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  • La Confiance Brasserie Group
    A loan of $4,000 helps La Confiance Brasserie Group to stock up with smoked fish which will boost...

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  • Josue Group
    A loan of $5,000 helps Josue Group to buy 4 boxes of thermos and 2 boxes of cooking pots.

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  • Ushindi Ii Group
    A loan of $4,275 helps Ushindi Ii Group to stock up on fresh fish, which will strengthen their st...

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  • Abra
    A loan of $375 helps Abra to buy 15 cartons of different sized bags.

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People all over the world have dreams of a better future, for their families and their communities.

Through Kiva, you have the power to back the dream of someone halfway around the globe with just a $25 loan. You could help a woman build her business, a student access education or a farmer have a successful harvest. When you get repaid, you can relend that same $25 in another person's dream.

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  2. Make a loan
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  3. Get repaid
    Receive updates as the borrowers you support succeed and repay their loans.
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Kiva is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

We’ve helped more than 1.4 million people around the world (so far) and earned fans like former President Bill Clinton, Oprah, and comedian Amy Poehler along the way!

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