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We are passionate about empowering entrepreneurs through Kiva -- both around the world and here in our hometown of San Jose.

About us
The Kiva San Jose lending team is a key component of the Kiva San Jose & the Peninsula program, which aims to support hundreds of hard-working entrepreneurs in San Jose and the Peninsula over the coming years. San Jose is a diverse city, and we are a diverse group of Kiva lenders, committed to directly and democratically participating in the economic development of our community.

Location: San Jose, California       Team website

 

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Team Activity

  • Nubian
    United States
    Nubian received a loan from 1 team members which helps a Black and woman-owned business overcome the challenges posed by the COVID-19 crisis.
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  • Caurie
    Senegal
    Caurie received a loan from 1 team members this Field Partner support groups of women in Senegal whose livelihoods have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
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  • Mi Buen Jesús Group
    Nicaragua
    Mi Buen Jesús Group received a loan from Kemberlee to buy clothing and make costume jewelry, since she already has orders from her customers.
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  • Meridia
    Ghana
    Meridia received a loan from Kemberlee to empower women and cocoa farmers with land ownership in rural Ghana.
    Kemberlee
  • Ugafode Microfinance
    Uganda
    Ugafode Microfinance received a loan from 1 team members to invest in technology to serve borrowers remotely and to continue operations including paying staff salaries during the COVID-19 crisis.
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  • Donald
    United States
    Donald received a loan from Dave which helps me to bring back employees, at least part time and purchase inventory.
    Dave
  • Raheel
    United States
    Raheel received a loan from 2 team members which helps me coach small businesses on surviving COVID-19, save our business and take it to the next level!.
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  • Neelam
    United States
    Neelam received a loan from Jim which helps support a startup that will help reduce global pollution.
    Jim
  • Andrew
    United States
    Andrew received a loan from Jim which helps purchase a powder coating oven.
    Jim
  • Joshua
    United States
    Joshua received a loan from 1 team members which helps us to cover operational costs during COVID-19, purchase air conditioning system & camera equipment.
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  • Isabel
    United States
    Isabel received a loan from 3 team members which helps to give me relief to keep my business operating, affected by COVID19.
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  • Abdul-Rasheed
    United States
    Abdul-Rasheed received a loan from 1 team members which helps us buy steam cleaning equipment that kills viruses.
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Impact   Updated Hourly

226
Team Members
$22,400
Amount Funded
423
Loans
1.9
Loans per member