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We loan because...
We believe in the economic and social empowerment of women in Nepal.

About us
We are the employees, volunteers and supporters of BPW Patan: Kiva's field partner in Nepal.

The photo captures Urmila, the President of BPW Patan, with a group of new borrowers in a rural village in Nepal taking out their first Kiva loans.

Location: Patan, Nepal      

 

Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Ma. Luz
    Philippines
    Ma. Luz received a loan from jason to buy more sacks of rice to sell.
    jason
  • Johan
    Albania
    Johan received a loan from 1 team members to buy some needed equipment and tools for his electronic repair service, to earn extra income apart from his full-time job.
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  • Carmelo Ramon
    Paraguay
    Carmelo Ramon received a loan from 1 team members to buy tools.
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  • Utufaasili
    Samoa
    Utufaasili received a loan from 1 team members to buy a new sewing machine, thread, needles, a measuring tape, a new pair of scissors, and materials.
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  • Safargul
    Tajikistan
    Safargul received a loan from 1 team members to buy a computerized sewing machine to sew more varieties of dresses for her customers to wear to different events.
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  • Saminu
    Nigeria
    Saminu received a loan from Joanna Giles to purchase improved farm inputs that will increase farm yield.
    Joanna Giles
  • Istadoy
    Tajikistan
    Istadoy received a loan from Joanna Giles to purchase livestock, expand her business, get a good profit, and improve the living conditions of her family.
    Joanna Giles
  • Ferdinand
    Albania
    Ferdinand received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy a motorcycle with a freezer incorporated, with which he will be able to sell ice cream during summer and transport milk during winter, to make an income for his family.
    Joanna Giles
  • Benito Reynaldo
    Nicaragua
    Benito Reynaldo received a loan from Joanna Giles to buy regular nets, trammel nets, and to make improvements in his aquatic environment.
    Joanna Giles

Impact   Updated Hourly

135
Team Members
$133,150
Amount Funded
2,972
Loans
22.0
Loans per member

Rankings In Field Partner Fans Category

#6 for New Users (All Time)
#3 for New Users (This Month)
#5 for Amount Funded (All Time)
#4 for Amount Funded (This Month)
#4 for Amount Funded (Last Month)