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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

  • Genevieve
    United States
    Genevieve received a loan from LDP Team which helps me purchase equipment, update our showroom, and purchase supplies.
    LDP Team
    $3,100 to go
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  • Napenda Group
    Congo (Dem. Rep.)
    Napenda Group received a loan from Lisa to buy 20 cases of Primus beer, 17 goats and 10 plantains to strengthen her activity.
    $3,075 to go
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  • Jyanah
    Jyanah received a loan from Lisa to buy irrigation networks, seeds and plow the land.
  • Las Divinas Group
    Las Divinas Group received a loan from Lisa to buy meat, condiments, baked goods, greens, vegetables, and other products to make her meals.
    $3,075 to go
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  • Jibu Group
    Congo (Dem. Rep.)
    Jibu Group received a loan from Lisa to stock up on 20 covered plates and 1 thermos to enhance her business.
    $2,600 to go
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  • Ana Ruth
    El Salvador
    Ana Ruth received a loan from Debra to purchase corn and chairs so she will have the raw materials to continue producing pupusas and to have better furniture so that her customers who come to her business are more comfortable.
  • Shahida
    Shahida received a loan from Sonya and Ed to buy some embroidery supplies such as thread, needles, stones, fabrics, etc for her embroidery work.
    Sonya and Ed
  • Eva
    Eva received a loan from Kirsten to purchase new inventory for hairdresser salon and new equipment to generate more clients and increase income.

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