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We loan because...
"Bread and Roses" was a slogan used by activists in the early 20th century who believed that workers deserved more than just a bare-bones existence. This group is a place for every kind of loan, but we focus on loans to businesses that provide people with the amenities of life - flowers, spices, perfumes, incense, houseplants, decorations, sweets, beauty treatments, jewelry, entertainment, celebrations, etc. These products and services enrich people's lives while also helping support a diverse, active local economy.

Photo Credit: "Bread and Roses" by Patrizia Ferri www.flickr.com/photos/9154668@N02/ is licensed under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 2.0 creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/

About us
We support all Kiva borrowers, with a focus on entrepreneurs who specialize in bringing extra enjoyment to their communities through creative enterprises.

Location: Worldwide      

 

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Team Activity

  • Karla Vanesa
    El Salvador
    Karla Vanesa received a loan from Johannah to buy more products to sell like candy, basic staple foods, condiments, detergent, bread etc.
    Johannah
  • Jayme
    United States
    Jayme received a loan from Anne bridge the gap between grant award reimbursements in order to develop the local food networks in Alabama.
    Anne
  • Carmen
    Bolivia
    Carmen received a loan from Johannah carmen to buy more snack food for her stand.
    Johannah
  • Agora Vai I Group
    Brazil
    Agora Vai I Group received a loan from Nanja to buy fabric, glue, wood, paint, and essences to make her products for end-of-the-year requests.
    Nanja

Impact   Updated Hourly

13
Team Members
$2,775
Amount Loaned
105
Loans
8.1
Loans per member