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We loan because... (P2P) is all about Poverty-Escape and breaking the cycle of poverty through micro loans. Please join our fun team and put Poverty-Escape in the lead! P2P takes donations (tax-deductible) and manages a number of funds for lending on Kiva (General, Education, Personal Housing, Expiring Loans, Women, Single Parents, & Youth). Please see our site for more details:

About us
Our team is fun, friendly, and respectful with the mutual goal of supporting borrowers on Kiva. This is our space to share information about loans and to show that we are all about "Poverty-Escape"!

NOTE: Poverty2Prosperity is also a non-profit and any messages not related to Kiva or Poverty2Prosperity may be deleted. If there is an idea you would like to share, contact one of the Team Captains to get permission. Thank you for your consideration.

Location: San Francisco Bay Area CA       Team website


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Team Activity

  • Yusuf
    Yusuf received a loan from Sue to access premium seeds and high quality fertilizer for 1 acre of maize, in addition to advice and insurance, optimizing for increased productivity and profits.
  • Emily
    United States
    Emily received a loan from Anne which helps me expand my sustainably focused woman-owned kombucha business.
  • Adan Benito
    Adan Benito received a loan from Robin Smith to purchase soft drinks and cookies to stock his business, increasing his sales volume.
    Robin Smith
  • Sagrada Familia Group
    Sagrada Familia Group received a loan from 2 team members to buy supplies to invest in her business.
    Tom Women's Fund
  • Rimma
    Rimma received a loan from Tom to buy food to resell at a profit.
    $525 to go
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  • David
    David received a loan from peggy to access premium seeds and high-quality fertilizer for 1 acre of maize, in addition to advice and insurance, with a goal of increased productivity and profits.
  • Camille
    United States
    Camille received a loan from peggy which helps me to open a retail space, materials, & marketing.
    $2,175 to go
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  • Urwego Bank
    Urwego Bank received a loan from 16 team members to quickly get money into the hands of women and other financially excluded groups to re-start their businesses and begin to recover from the effects of three months of lockdown.
    Shirley Default lender image Rudrani Andrew Daniel Xie Mari Penny Consideritdone Peter Philip Fabio Jeffrey Jim Amanda Sheri Dave, Diane, Max & Lizzy
    $360,625 to go
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  • Natalya
    Natalya received a loan from Jorge A. to buy medicine to stock her pharmacy and develop her business.
    Jorge A.
    $25 to go
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  • Micrédito
    Micrédito received a loan from 14 team members to provide loans to 450 smallholder farmers, helping them feed themselves, their families, and the country during COVID-19.
    Default lender image Satish Husain Jean-Marc elio Matthias Michael Kuntz Michael amina Linda & Luigi PIA M Jim Kelly Amir
    $296,225 to go
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  • Odef
    Odef received a loan from 31 team members support borrowers in restarting businesses and agricultural production affected by COVID-19.
    Lachlan Default lender image Amir Own My Ideas Shiitu Andrew Ian Patrick Daniel Hubball Satish Stan Alex Marga Keyur Aili PIA M john peggy Robert Andrew Molly elio Michael Matthias Amber Michael Kuntz Rebecca wanees Husain Sherryll amina

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