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


nyeri, Nyeri County, Kenya / Food

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

A loan helped to help buy more foodstuffs to boost her restaurant.

Margaret's story

Margaret is a hardworking woman. She runs a restaurant to help her earn a living. She enjoys her job very much.

Margaret enjoys the most serving and interacting with her customers. Her restaurant is customer focused which has enabled her to continue growing her business.

Margaret is humbly seeking a loan that would enable her to buy more foodstuffs to boost her restaurant. She has promised to use her profits to pay back her loan. Her dream is to be a successful hotelier in the future.