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We loan because...
we want to expand economic opportunities around the world, and here in Oakland!

About us
A community of Kiva lenders, borrowers, trustees, staff, volunteers and supporters -- either from Oakland, or with a passion for this great city.

Location: Oakland, California       Team website


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Team Activity

  • Kakuku Cassava Farmers Group
    Kakuku Cassava Farmers Group received a loan from VALERIE to buy seeds and fertilizer for increased production, hence generating increased income to provide food for his family.
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  • Kugan
    Kugan received a loan from VALERIE to renovate his workshop.
  • Samantha
    United States
    Samantha received a loan from Adam enrich the lives of kids in our community by creating a safe place for them to play and use their imagination while providing the opportunity to create a stable income for my family and household.
  • Andrea
    El Salvador
    Andrea received a loan from Kiran to buy ingredients for preparing and selling lunches.
  • Judith
    United States
    Judith received a loan from Bryan us to create an online membership platform for The SAGE Centers to reach a national audience.
  • Tony
    United States
    Tony received a loan from 2 team members fantastic wines become more accessible.
    Libby Bryan
  • Georgia
    United States
    Georgia received a loan from Libby me create an awareness through benevolent beauty services that are treated topically, internally, and externally. Educating the community about the benefits of homeopathic green beauty care.
  • Irma
    United States
    Irma received a loan from Libby me to purchase additional inventory and remodel my storefront to reach more customers.
  • Aron
    United States
    Aron received a loan from Libby me to expand my shop and buy more inventory to support my family.
  • Luis
    United States
    Luis received a loan from Libby me to purchase equipment to improve the quality of my tattoo services and reach more clients.
  • Beverly
    United States
    Beverly received a loan from Marc provide coverage for additional kitchen time, storage, supplies and part time help so I can focus on targeted catering events and increase market reach.
  • Kimberley
    United States
    Kimberley received a loan from Brian McKeown me purchase professional software programs and hardware so I can be a better designer and produce more billable hours to support my household.
    Brian McKeown

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