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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

  • Ninita
    Philippines
    Ninita received a loan from Nina to buy additional stock of vegetables to sell.
    Nina
  • Lolita
    Philippines
    Lolita received a loan from Nina to buy items to sell like canned goods, personal care products, sugar, soap, and other snack foods.
    Nina
  • Rosemary
    Kenya
    Rosemary received a loan from Nina to buy stock of sodas, paraffin, rice, sugar, cooking oil, detergents, milk, bread, flour, etc. for sale.
    Nina
  • Dorcas
    Kenya
    Dorcas received a loan from Nina to buy more bags of maize and beans.
    Nina
  • Esther
    Kenya
    Esther received a loan from Nina to purchase sugar, bread, tea leaves, cleaning detergents and milk.
    Nina
    $150 to go
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  • Mariam
    Uganda
    Mariam received a loan from Nina to buy more merchandise to sell to generate revenue.
    Nina
  • Zainab
    Tajikistan
    Zainab received a loan from Nina to buy a new modern sewing machine and expand her work.
    Nina
    $125 to go
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  • Afi
    Togo
    Afi received a loan from Nina to buy 20 sheets, 30 napkins, 30 tablecloths, and 20 curtains.
    Nina
  • Lumturije
    Albania
    Lumturije received a loan from Nina to pay for some personal medical clinic expenses so an elderly member from the vulnerable Egyptian community will recover her health.
    Nina
    $1,600 to go
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  • Alma
    Philippines
    Alma received a loan from 1 team members to buy additional materials needed in her broom making business.
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  • William Jose
    Nicaragua
    William Jose received a loan from 1 team members to buy nails, a hand saw, brushes, and varnish.
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    $250 to go
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Impact   Updated Hourly

133
Team Members
$140,275
Amount Funded
3,056
Loans
23.0
Loans per member

Rankings In Field Partner Fans Category

#7 for New Users (All Time)
#5 for Amount Funded (All Time)
#5 for Amount Funded (This Month)
#2 for Amount Funded (Last Month)