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We are passionate about empowering entrepreneurs through Kiva -- both around the world and here in our hometown of San Jose.

About us
The Kiva San Jose lending team is a key component of the Kiva San Jose & the Peninsula program, which aims to support hundreds of hard-working entrepreneurs in San Jose and the Peninsula over the coming years. San Jose is a diverse city, and we are a diverse group of Kiva lenders, committed to directly and democratically participating in the economic development of our community.

Location: San Jose, California      

 

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Team Activity

  • Karem
    United States
    Karem received a loan from 4 team members which helps me purchase more makeup, afford my own personal business cards, and get more cosmetic items.
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    $1,750 to go
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  • Johanna
    United States
    Johanna received a loan from 3 team members which helps me purchase a food cart. Also to be able to get an attorney for myself. I would also purchase more ingredients for my food cart.
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    $1,700 to go
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  • Angela
    United States
    Angela received a loan from 3 team members which helps me buy advertising and equipment for my business.
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    $1,800 to go
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  • Ana
    United States
    Ana received a loan from 4 team members which helps me purchase merchandise such as cosmetics, beauty products, also to have more updated and new makeup products.
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    $1,700 to go
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  • Maria
    United States
    Maria received a loan from 3 team members which helps me purchase a state of the art vaccums, mops, and cleaning utensils.
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    $1,750 to go
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  • Maria
    United States
    Maria received a loan from 3 team members which helps me purchase a big table, makeup equipments, and rent for my cosmetic business.
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    $1,750 to go
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  • Ilahnanumbiya
    United States
    Ilahnanumbiya received a loan from 3 team members which helps me buy advertising, marketing materials and creating a printed business directory and online directory with a strong SEO platform.
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    $3,525 to go
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  • Elena
    United States
    Elena received a loan from 2 team members which helps me a food cart, a cooler and more products to sell for my food business.
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    $1,700 to go
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  • Judith
    United States
    Judith received a loan from 2 team members which helps me buy a cooler, snack stand and more product inventory for my food business.
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    $1,650 to go
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  • Rufina
    United States
    Rufina received a loan from 2 team members which helps me buy a food stand, a food storage and products to help me boost my street food business.
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    $1,700 to go
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  • Pastor
    United States
    Pastor received a loan from 2 team members which helps me buy a fruit stand, Fruit Books, a cooler and more products to help my food business.
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    $1,750 to go
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  • Maria
    United States
    Maria received a loan from 5 team members which helps me by investing and buying more different merchandises, purses, shoes, and clothes.
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    $1,750 to go
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Impact   Updated Hourly

100
Team Members
$2,850
Amount Loaned
110
Loans
1.1
Loans per member

Rankings Across All Teams

#5 for New Users (This Month)

Rankings In Local Area Category

#1 for New Users (This Month)
#8 for New Users (Last Month)