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: $825


Ibadan, Oyo State, YO, Nigeria / Clothing

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

A loan helped To purchase more sarongs to sell.

Fumi's story

Fumi sells colorful sarongs and beads at retail prices to make a living. Sarongs in Nigeria are worn at all occasions and are mostly worn by women and young ladies. She hopes to be a major distributor of sarongs in the future. She hopes for a loan of NGN 120,000 to purchase more sarongs to sell. She is 47 years old, and married with 3 children. Her husband works to also support their home. She is determined to lift her business and family above poverty. She duly says thanks to all Kiva lenders.