How Is Your Kiva Doing?
Okay, if this question puts a frown on your face, here are some basics about Kiva.
KIVA is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty.
By providing access to funding and resources Kiva, offers the opportunity to many all over the world to help their communities by helping themselves, and start or grow little businesses and initiatives that support families and communities all over the world
Since Kiva was founded in 2005:
- 626,971 Kiva lenders
- $246 million in loans
- 98.87% Repayment rate
Kiva works with:
- 140 Field Partners
- 450 volunteers around the world
- 60 different countries
We are not seeking praise or thank you's , we just hope to raise awareness and if you feel so inclined to to join KIVA and their efforts to wipe out poverty from the world.
Here is a little overview of the loans we have made so far and the people that received them.