We want to send out a huge thank you to everyone who came out on Tuesday night to celebrate Kiva's 4th Birthday. The event was an incredible...Continue Reading >>
There will be a conference call portion of the summit, which will take place from...
We’re pleased to announce that Kiva’s President, Premal Shah, is teaming up with Yoovolution for a one-of-a kind event, the world’s largest professional and self development conference held entirely in a 3D virtual world. Together, we’re pushing the boundaries of online interaction and networking.
And, you’re invited to be a part of it!
This first ever event is open to the entire Kiva community and is not to be missed. You are on the...Continue Reading >>
Around 2pm today (Happy Halloween for those in the U.S.), Kiva hit a major milestone:$100,000,000 in loans raisedIt's a wonderful accomplishment involving 584,189 Kiva Lenders in our first 4 years of operations. What's even more amazing to me is that it took over 1 year to raise our first $1 million . This year alone, we're on track to raise nearly $60 million. On behalf... Continue Reading >>
Thanks to the support of our lenders, funders and Field Partners, Kiva continues to grow. If you want to be part of Kiva and help us along our mission to alleviate poverty through lending, then consider applying for one of the positions open at Kiva here.
Already have a job? Are you in school? Maybe you want to help out on the side? Kiva relies on hundreds of volunteers to help us fulfill our mission. Learn about our open volunteer opportunities here.Continue Reading >>
We are pleased to announce that on November 6th, 2009, Campus Kiva and High School Kiva will be pairing up to host the first annual Educational Community Web Summit. In addition to fantastic live guest speakers, including Kiva’s President, Premal Shah, and Jonathon Stalls, who is walking from Denver to Maine to support Kiva, we will be hearing from high school and college Kiva chapters nation-wide and microfinance...Continue Reading >>
Here's what's new in the current release of Kiva!
- Lots and lots of back-end fixes
- Small gift certificate fixes
- New Help Center email form/topics
- Removed videos from the popularity sort algorithm
- Withdrawal system improvements
Please tune into our next community conference call!