Jul 15, 2010

Hi Kiva Fans!A birthday wish allows your friends and family to support a nonprofit you care about in honor of your birthday. You can start a Birthday Wish via Causes on Facebook as early as one month before your big day. To set up your Birthday Wish, click here. If your birthday is still a few months away, you can set up a reminder at the link above and will receive an email once it's time to start your Wish.On behalf of Kiva, thank you for your support of our mission to connect people, through lending, for the sake of alleviating poverty. Happy Birthday to those celebrating now and in... Continue Reading >>

Jul 14, 2010

Kiva friends, the new round of voting has started and we have the chance to win $200,000 through the American Express Members Project online campaign.
Cast one vote each week until August...
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Jul 14, 2010

Congratulations to the members of the Team Europe Lending Team for recently reaching $1 Million in Loans!
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Jul 12, 2010

Jonathon Stalls and his dog, Kanoa, have completed 132 days and over 1,600 miles so far on their KivaWalk...

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Jul 12, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

By Yelena Shuster, KF 11, AzerbaijanLast Tuesday I traveled from Baku to Fuzuli, a rural region in southwestern Azerbaijan, to meet two clients for borrower verification. The drive took us 4 hours (and 4 more to return), on a hot winding road that was paved but a few... Continue Reading >>

Jul 12, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

"Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy." - Jim Rohn Continue Reading >>

Jul 9, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

Team Kiva (and yes, you can order one of those great jerseys below!)--consisting of Kiva staff, interns, lenders and enthusiasts--rolled across the finish line in Los Angeles with excitement, and on the verge of exhaustion, after a thrilling yet challenging seven days riding our bicycles on the open road. We are proud to report...
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Jul 7, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

"Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service." - Henry Ford Continue Reading >>

Jul 6, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

Come meet the Kiva community!
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Jun 28, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

By Sara Strawczynski, TanzaniaThat’s a question I’d never considered before... Continue Reading >>