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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

 

Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Edison Javier
    Ecuador
    Edison Javier received a loan from Sam to buy seeds and organic fertilisers.
    Sam
  • Dereck
    United States
    Dereck received a loan from 6 team members which helps to transition TMRWLND from a online store to a physical retail space and gallery, bolster advertising and awareness, purchase needed equipment and help with community outreach by funding mural work and public projects.
    Jake Marion Nik Brian Nancy Francisco and Ben Petunia Cassie
    $2,775 to go
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  • Choeurb's Group
    Cambodia
    Choeurb's Group received a loan from Sam to buy a water filter to provide safe drinking water for their family.
    Sam
  • Zauri
    Georgia
    Zauri received a loan from Sam to cover the tuition fees of the first year in Baccalaureate.
    Sam
    $725 to go
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  • Veng's Group
    Cambodia
    Veng's Group received a loan from Sam to buy a water filter to provide safe drinking water for his family.
    Sam
  • Julio
    Nicaragua
    Julio received a loan from Sam to buy a 200 watt solar energy system with 10 lights and accessories to be installed on his farm.
    Sam
  • Tâm
    Vietnam
    Tâm received a loan from Sam to purchase sand, cement, brick and equipment to build a toilet.
    Sam
  • Fozia
    Pakistan
    Fozia received a loan from Sam to buy embroidery raw materials such as thread, fancy cloth, sequins, and pearls of various colors to have in stock for her embroidery business.
    Sam
  • Anan
    Thailand
    Anan received a loan from Sam to buy organic chickens & feed.
    Sam
    $3,325 to go
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  • Lawrence Owino
    Kenya
    Lawrence Owino received a loan from Sam to purchase materials for making new clothes for his clients.
    Sam
  • Putu Gede
    Indonesia
    Putu Gede received a loan from Sam to invest in a bulk purchase of silver and gemstones.
    Sam
    $2,325 to go
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Impact   Updated Hourly

990
Team Members
$302,775
Amount Loaned
9,833
Loans
9.9
Loans per member