Kiva is an international nonprofit, founded in 2005 in San Francisco, with a mission to expand financial access to help underserved communities thrive. We do this by crowdfunding loans and unlocking capital for the underserved, improving the quality and cost of financial services, and addressing the underlying barriers to financial access ...
60 reviews of Kiva "Go check this site out, it is a marketplace for peer to peer micro-financing. Say what? OK, now that the web 2.0, 3.0, lingo is out of the way, here is what it boils down to: People in need of micro-loans (from $200 to $2,000 usually) mostly in Africa and South America at this time, are screened and added to the site. One can then lend some or all of this money.4.5/5(60)
Kiva San Francisco helps small business owners in San Francisco get the financing they need to grow and create jobs. Kiva San Francisco is made possible in partnership with local community groups and Kiva's Trustee partners working together to connect Kiva lenders to entrepreneurs that they know and trust in their communities.
Your Kiva Store purchases are not connected to your Kiva lending account. Kiva is a 501(c)3 U.S. nonprofit fueled by passionate people. Founded in 2005, and based in San Francisco, with offices in Nairobi and staff around the globe.
In 2010, our founders were frustrated by the inconsistent, low-quality edibles available to legal consumers. So they started crafting the first Kiva Bars in their home kitchen. Ten years later, Kiva has become the #1 edibles brand in the country.