May 25, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

Team Kiva: Loans That Change Lives
at the California AIDS/LifeCycle
The annual AIDS/LifeCycle commences in less than two weeks and this year a valiant group of nine super-cyclists will represent the Kiva community as Team Kiva: Loans That Change Lives!
Team Kiva will ride alongside approximately 2,100 fellow cyclists on a 545-mile journey from San Francisco to Los Angeles over seven days. The itinerary ranges from 60 to 110 miles per day. Team Kiva consists of three Kivans (one staff member and two interns) and six incredible...
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May 25, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

Note: This blog post by Kiva Fellow Kati Mayfield (KF11, Chile) was reposted from the Kiva Fellows blog.

Things have settled down in Chile – somewhat. At least once a week there’s another strong “réplica”, or aftershock, from the February 27 earthquake, that gives people jelly-legs and sets off anxiety attacks. Buildings are being gutted and have their innards strewn on the sidewalks as they await new...

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May 21, 2010

All Kiva supporters in the New York area are invited to attend the next Kiva New York Happy Hour on Wednesday, May 26th. The Kiva New York Lending Team will be...

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May 20, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

Here are Kiva's Daily Quotes from this week. Enjoy!Monday: "Our lives are measured not by what we have or take, but by what we give and the differences that we make." -UnknownTuesday: "We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men." -Herman MelvilleWednesday: "Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life’s about creating yourself." -George Bernard ShawThursday: "Start writing a new chapter, for if... Continue Reading >>

May 20, 2010

Jonathon Stalls and his travel companion, Kanoa, have completed 79 days and 1,009 total miles so far on their KivaWalk across ...
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May 19, 2010

Thank you to everyone who has joined Kiva's Blogger List! We greatly appreciate all of your help in spreading the word about Kiva to your readers. To see a list of bloggers on Kiva's Blogger List, please click here.If you would like to join Kiva's Blogger List, please fill out our online form here.Thank you for your outreach and commitment to Kiva! Continue Reading >>

May 18, 2010

We are thrilled to announce that for the first time in Kiva-history, a Lending Team has reached $2 million in loans! Congratulations to the...

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May 17, 2010 KV Kiva HQ

This year's Microfinance USA Conference is only a couple days away!
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May 14, 2010

Here are Kiva's Daily Quotes from this week. Enjoy!Monday: "If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one."-Mother Teresa*Thank you to Facebook Fan, Jen Nimon-Toki, for sharing this quote.Tuesday: "Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."-Winston ChurchillWednesday: "Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success."-Henry... Continue Reading >>

May 12, 2010

Attention all Kiva lenders in the New York area. Kiva New York is hosting a yoga fundraiser series this summer starting May 15th and going until the...

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