Another amazing milestone -- thanks to you!
That's right! Since its inception a mere 7 years ago, Kiva has helped serve up more than $400 million in loans
to borrowers around the world. That's 524,572 loans
making the world a better place for 971,438 borrowers
with 99% repayment rate
. An incredible achievement -- that we owe entirely to you, our lenders.
Exactly how much is $400 million? We're glad you asked. It's approximately the same as:
In short, we applaud you! On behalf of our staff, our partners and our borrowers, thank you so much for your generous support.
114 million Starbucks lattes.
130 million gallons of gas in the U.S.
571 million packages of M&Ms.
Now let's see about getting to that $1 billion mark...
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