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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

  • Darrick
    United States
    Darrick received a loan from Karie which helps me to cover operational cost while continuing to function efficiently.
    Karie
  • Charisse
    United States
    Charisse received a loan from Barbara which helps me to pivot and overcome pandemic fueled challenges.
    Barbara
  • Assitan
    Burkina Faso
    Assitan received a loan from Jamie to buy 85 sacks of germinated millet and firewood and to save money for taking care of her children.
    Jamie
  • Odef
    Honduras
    Odef received a loan from 3 team members support borrowers in restarting businesses and agricultural production affected by COVID-19.
    Default lender image Sam Jake
    $291,425 to go
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  • Visionfund Ecuador
    Ecuador
    Visionfund Ecuador received a loan from Jonathan this Field Partner support their 50,000 clients that have been impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Jonathan
    $281,350 to go
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  • Chamroeun Microfinance
    Cambodia
    Chamroeun Microfinance received a loan from Jake to provide emergency funds for 800 borrowers to purchase basic necessities and feed their families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Jake
    $155,175 to go
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  • Ugafode Microfinance
    Uganda
    Ugafode Microfinance received a loan from 9 team members to invest in technology to serve borrowers remotely and to continue operations including paying staff salaries during the COVID-19 crisis.
    Regina Susan Sande Default lender image Piotrek Reginald Kay Vickie L Laura
    $70,800 to go
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  • Assilassimé Solidarité
    Togo
    Assilassimé Solidarité received a loan from Patrice this field partner to serve borrowers whose livelihoods have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis in Togo.
    Patrice
  • Antonio
    Nicaragua
    Antonio received a loan from Piotrek to buy cows, vitamins, and feed.
    Piotrek
  • Emmanuel
    Uganda
    Emmanuel received a loan from Piotrek to purchase agriculture inputs like fertilizers and herbicides to boost his production.
    Piotrek
  • Un
    Cambodia
    Un received a loan from Kathy to build a new latrine.
    Kathy
  • Gladys
    Nicaragua
    Gladys received a loan from Nik to rent nine blocks of land and to cultivate twelve blocks of beans.
    Nik

Impact   Updated Hourly

1,018
Team Members
$395,800
Amount Funded
12,963
Loans
12.7
Loans per member