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Shop Small, Invest Big

This holiday season, let’s put our dollars where we want them- in the hands of the people building and shaping our communities.

5 Essential Skills Every Kiva Fellow Needs and How To Develop Them at Home

Give a man a chance - Don't forget about supporting male borrowers!

The Power of a Loan and a Business Savvy Woman.

Roadtripping in Timor-Leste

I’ve been on quite a few roadtrips in my life, but this past month in Timor-Leste I embarked on the ultimate roadtripping adventure, complete with dusty dirt roads, winding seaside cliffs, steep rocky mountains, new friends picked up along the way, overnights in obscure places, a five-song Bob Marl

Nerdfighters, Hiddlestoners, and Detroiters: UNITE!

"Balloon Flower" by Koons

A small business is a small business is a small business...

Statue of Liberty

Life Under a Mosquito Net

Life under a mosquito net is anything but ordinary; it’s extraordinary.

How Do You Find a Borrower in Rural Kosovo?

Here’s a pop quiz question: how do you find a borrower in rural Kosovo?

How about when no one has their address, and the loan officer handling their case has left the microfinance partner organization you’re working with?

PEJIBAYE: The sustainable management of natural resources

In response to the lack of food, a small community in rural Nicaragua develops new ways to use a fruit that in the past was wasted. As part of my visits to the field in Nicaragua, a Kiva borrower is part of training sessions in which new food preparations are taught to women of different communities. 


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