Kiva Lending Team: Denise Wakeman's KIVA Challenge
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UPDATE - May 2019: We're heading towards the 10th anniversary of this team and a new challenge...reaching the $50,000 in loans milestone by June 30, 2019. I believe it's within our reach!
UPDATE #6 - June 2017 - We're still rockin' 8 years later. As of 6/14/17, we have made $41,250 in microloans. Please join us!
UPDATE #5 - We're well on our way to $30,000. In January 2014, we hit a milestone of 1000 loans. Please join us! (1/18/14)
UPDATE #4 - What a great Lending Team! We surpassed the $20,000 goal in early June 2012, well before my birthday. On to $25K... (6/15/12)
UPDATE #3 - W passed the $15,000 goal well before my birthday! Whoohooo! In two years the team has raised over $15,150 - making a difference in lives around the world. Thank you!
UPDATE #2 - We hit the 10K goal in September 2010. Now we're on to $15,000. Join the team, make a loan and make a difference in an entrepreneur's life today!
UPDATE: Though the OFFICIAL challenge ended last June, the team continues to thrive and loan to entrepreneurs around the world. We surpassed our goal in October, 2009. Our current goal is $10,000 in loans.
Please join us and continue the good work this team is doing.
In celebration of my 50th birthday, my goal is to attract $5,000 in loans = 200 loans @ $25 (or more!). I'm a huge fan of Kiva and as an entrepreneur it's important to me to give back where and when I can. As part of an online community of entrepreneurs, my hope is that my colleagues will join me in this endeavor to help others who don't have the resources we have access to so they can build their businesses and changes the lives of the people they touch.
Passionate entrepreneurs who have big hearts and desire to help others succeed. Get more details about the Challenge and watch my video at the link below.
Location: The Worldwide Web Team website
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Kagugu Twitezimbere Cb Sub Grp A Group received a loan from Terri Z to buy more carrots, green peppers, tomatoes, and onions.
Sierra received a loan from Judy which helps a female farmer expand operations and provide more food for the community.
Eneloka received a loan from John to buy bags of flour, sugar, a large frying pan, a new oven, cooking oil, a strainer and yeast for her business.
Raquel received a loan from Erica which helps us grow our small business and get new and better inventory.
Quanisha received a loan from Erica which helps yes Pudding open their first permanent location inside San Francisco's historic Ferry Building.
Suzanne received a loan from Dawn which helps get efficient equipment, 1 extra staff to make our handmade eco friendly products.
Unyenyekevu Group received a loan from Terri Z to buy radios wholesale and increase her working capital.
Señor De La Vera Cruz Group received a loan from Terri Z to purchase tools and instruments to repair mobile phones.
Afavo Maendeleo Group received a loan from Lorenda to stock up on oils and powders, which will strengthen her initial capital.
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