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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

 

Latest Messages  

5 messages. Join the team to get in on the action!

Team Activity

  • Elizabeth
    United States
    Elizabeth received a loan from Brian ms. Liz's Eden Gardens expand to meet the demands of existing customers with special diet needs and requests by designing and building private gardens and harvesting and delivering organic fruits, vegetables and herbs.
    Brian
    $3,975 to go
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  • Diana
    Lebanon
    Diana received a loan from Kiran to maximize her working capital so she can improve her business further more.
    Kiran
  • Faleesea
    Samoa
    Faleesea received a loan from Jake to buy a rake, new rubber boots, a spade, chemicals, fertilizer, a new wheelbarrow, and a tiller.
    Jake
  • Enriqueta
    United States
    Enriqueta received a loan from Brian me to purchase new crystal bridal ware, additional linens and a new outdoor sign for El Palacio de Novias.
    Brian
     Only 5 days left! 
    $2,950 to go
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  • Janel
    Haiti
    Janel received a loan from Jake to increase his clothing inventory.
    Jake
  • Ndikum Vera
    Cameroon
    Ndikum Vera received a loan from Lisa to pay for a freezer, maize, groundnut oil, flour, milk and lots more.
    Lisa
  • Mylene
    Philippines
    Mylene received a loan from Jake to pay for sacks of rice, canned goods, instant noodles, coffee mix, eggs, oil and beverages to sell at retail prices.
    Jake
  • Kakuku Cassava Farmers Group
    Kenya
    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.
    VALERIE
  • Kugan
    Tajikistan
    Kugan received a loan from VALERIE to renovate his workshop.
    VALERIE
  • 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.
    Adam
  • Andrea
    El Salvador
    Andrea received a loan from Kiran to buy ingredients for preparing and selling lunches.
    Kiran
  • 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.
    Bryan

Impact   Updated Hourly

42
Team Members
$16,900
Amount Loaned
148
Loans
3.5
Loans per member