Love making a difference with Kiva? Your donations keep us running.

Thank you for the impact you’ve made this year! Together we’ve funded more than 170,000 loans and raised more than $120 million for financially excluded people around the world. It costs us more than $3 to facilitate each $25 loan, and we rely on optional donations from individuals like you to cover our costs.

Other amount



Total loan: $1,000


Antsirabe, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar / Transportation

Jules's loan finished fundraising, but these other borrowers need your support

A loan helped to buy tires, wheel spokes and other accessories needed for pedicabs.

Jules's story

Jules continue to develop his business. He has decided to manufacture several more "bicycle rikshaws" [pedicabs]. This is why he needs another loan. The funds will allow Jules to purchase accessories: tires, spokes and other supplies. Thanks to the previous loan, Jules has been able to provide for his family's needs and to buy a motorbike. His next goal is to build a house.