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: $700


Nakuru, Nakuru, Kenya / Clothing

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

A loan helped to purchase additional stock of new clothes.

Esther's story

Esther is married and is 30 years old. She is blessed with three children. She has had a clothing sales business for five years.

This is her second loan cycle and she will be using the loan to purchase additional stock of new clothes for resale and hopes this will help her improve and expand her clothing business.

Her hopes and dreams for the future are to improve the living standards of her family.