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We want to champion small businesses in Detroit!

About us
Kiva Detroit is the first Kiva City, a program where Kiva works with community organizations in the United States to provide local small businesses with microloans.

The goal of the Kiva Detroit team is to empower Detroiters to champion local small businesses through Kiva.

To double your impact, your loan to a Kiva Detroit borrower will be matched 1-to-1 by the Knight Foundation

Location: Detroit, Michigan, USA       Team website

 

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Team Activity

  • Fathia
    Rwanda
    Fathia received a loan from Chris to pay for a laptop required for her college degree.
    Chris
  • Jumaenah
    Indonesia
    Jumaenah received a loan from Kathy to build a clean sanitation facility at her home to improve access to sanitation for her family.
    Kathy
  • Amada
    Nicaragua
    Amada received a loan from Kathy to improve the floor of her home.
    Kathy
    $150 to go
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  • Joseph
    Kenya
    Joseph received a loan from Sam to buy general wares like watches and wallets.
    Sam
    $600 to go
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  • Youssef
    Lebanon
    Youssef received a loan from Sam to buy a car necessary to transport his business tools and machines between projects easily.
    Sam
    $1,125 to go
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  • Edwin
    Philippines
    Edwin received a loan from Sam to purchase additional stock for his soft drinks distribution business.
    Sam
    $800 to go
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  • Norma
    Philippines
    Norma received a loan from Sam to build a sanitary toilet for her family.
    Sam
  • Darcel
    United States
    Darcel received a loan from michael me to reach more customers with my delicious BBQ at local markets.
    michael
    $2,225 to go
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  • Alaa
    Egypt
    Alaa received a loan from Sam to buy cattle.
    Sam
  • Elfa Bolivia
    Ecuador
    Elfa Bolivia received a loan from Sam to buy trousers, t-shirts, blouses, etc.
    Sam
  • Bibigul
    Tajikistan
    Bibigul received a loan from Thomas & Carol to buy a dairy cow and increase the volume of milk production.
    Thomas & Carol

Impact   Updated Hourly

966
Team Members
$253,400
Amount Loaned
8,130
Loans
8.4
Loans per member