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Own The Change

Own the change.

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Join the movement.

The Kiva community knows the power of small changes for big impact. That's why this month, we're highlighting causes that mean a lot to our global community.

Together, our individual actions can turn big problems into small ones. Are you in?

Make a difference with these causes today.

Together, we helped Alix finish school.

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Cleaner water, made possible by you.


“When we invest in women, everyone benefits.”

Sofia Vergara, actress, activist, and Kiva lender


Championing Black ownership in the toy aisle, one children’s book at a time.

“If we invest in the right food systems, no one should go hungry.”

Stasi Baranoff, Kivan

New to Kiva? Welcome!

With Kiva you can lend as little as $25 and make a big change in someone's life.

We don’t take a dime from your loans.


All your lending money goes to your cause.

Seriously, we don’t take a cut.


We’ve helped almost 4 million people (so far)!

You can trust that every dollar is making a difference.


That 96% repayment rate is strong.

When the borrower repays, you can lend again. And again!

Partners creating change with Kiva