Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible.
Your donation of any size makes a difference. Thanks for investing in a better future,
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
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77% Female (11,604)
23% Male (3,459)
Borrower gender
$400,900
Total amount lent
  • Retail
    4,073 loans
  • Food
    3,656 loans
  • Agriculture
    2,360 loans
  • Clothing
    1,225 loans
  • Services
    1,157 loans
  • Housing
    534 loans
Top sectors
  • 9.57%
    (1,441)
    Peru
  • 8.34%
    (1,257)
    Philippines
  • 4.89%
    (737)
    Bolivia
  • 4.85%
    (731)
    Nicaragua
Top countries
  • 15,063
    Total loans
  • 39
    Loans this month
  • 50.4
    Loans per member
  • 299
    Team members
  • 0
    New members this month
  • 82 of 83
    Countries (including inactive)
  • Virgen De Fatima Group

    Virgen De Fatima Group

    Peru | Food | Grocery Store

    A portion of Virgen De Fatima Group's $5,025 loan helped a member to buy oil, rice, sugar, among other items to sell in her grocery store.

  • Amal

    Amal

    Egypt | Retail | Retail

    A loan of $850 helps Amal to buy bowls, pans, dishes, and waste baskets.

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