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: $300


Mayantoc, Tarlac, Central Luzon, Philippines / Agriculture

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

A loan helped to purchase farm inputs.

Lolita's story

Lolita is a 50-year-old mother, happily married to Orlando, who helps her manage and till their farmland. They are blessed with four children and live in Mayantoc, Tarlac.

She has been a good client of Alalay Sa Kaunlaran (ASKI), Inc. for three years and is applying for a loan of PHP 15,000. Lolita will used her loan proceeds to purchase quality farm inputs, such as fertilizers and chemicals.

She only wishes to provide a better future for herself and her family.