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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

  • Amos
    Kenya
    Amos received a loan from Sam to purchase farm inputs like maize and bean seeds, fertilizer and additional dairy feed.
    Sam
    $450 to go
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  • Famille Muhindo Group
    Congo (DRC)
    Famille Muhindo Group received a loan from Sam to stock up on beans, rice, flour, vegetable oil, etc. in order to restock their store.
    Sam
    $200 to go
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  • Elvia Maribel
    El Salvador
    Elvia Maribel received a loan from Sam to purchase flour, jelly, sugar, corn, yeast, etc. to make artisan bread.
    Sam
    $375 to go
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  • Irina
    Moldova
    Irina received a loan from Sam to connect to the gas pipeline.
    Sam
  • Vivian
    Ghana
    Vivian received a loan from Sam to buy stocks of groceries to sell.
    Sam
  • Hector Antonio
    Colombia
    Hector Antonio received a loan from Sam to buy supplies like sugar, coconuts and essences to prepare his products .
    Sam
  • Tiessiri Group
    Mali
    Tiessiri Group received a loan from Sam to buy merchandise for retail in order to make a profit for his family.
    Sam
    $2,900 to go
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  • Maiquel
    Mozambique
    Maiquel received a loan from Sam to buy and resell onions, tomatoes and beef.
    Sam
  • Sayed
    Egypt
    Sayed received a loan from Sam to buy goats and lambs for fattening.
    Sam
  • Rafael
    Peru
    Rafael received a loan from John to buy organic fertilizer for his coffee plot.
    John

Impact   Updated Hourly

1,018
Team Members
$381,450
Amount Funded
12,485
Loans
12.3
Loans per member