Blog posts tagged with Kiva Lenders

Mar 3, 2011
Last December the Gobbi Family of five traveled to Guatemala for a fun-filled 2 weeks of vacation time. The family, long-time supporters ...
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Mar 3, 2011

Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Golden Gate Bridge and hundreds of Bridges around the world

Kiva... Continue Reading >>
Mar 3, 2011
Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Three Monkeys ( 236 West 54th (between Broadway and 8th Ave)
...
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Feb 2, 2011
Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team "Team Obama" ...
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Feb 2, 2011


Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Three Monkeys ( 236 West 54th (between Broadway and 8th Ave)
... Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011
This is the second installment of this month's Passport Series of Cambodia; check out the Cambodia Country Profile. Kiva has a rich history of providing loans in Cambodia - and thus many, many posts from our Kiva Fellows about the country and their experiences there, check them out here.

Photo Credit: Shirley Fong, KF12



Cambodia is a country of over 14 million people with an average per capita GDP of $2000...
Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011
Black & yellow? Green & yellow? Super Bowl XLV is upon us - who will be victorious? Show your team pride by joining the ...
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Feb 2, 2011

Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Australia for recently passing $1 million in loans!


The Lending Team consists of...
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Jan 1, 2011
Written by Cissy DeLuca, Field Support Specialist, Asia and Europe

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of accompanying Premal Shah on a trip to visit Kiva field partners and borrowers in Cambodia. A lot of value came out of the trip as he was able to meet with top level management personnel, Kiva Coordinators and a number of Kiva borrowers. During our day with MAXIMA, we spent part of the morning with the CEO, COO, and Deputy CEO learning about the goals and long term plans...
Continue Reading >>
Jan 1, 2011
Join the Kiva New York Lending Team for the 2nd Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser!

...
Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010

Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Poverty2Prosperity for recently passing $1 million in loans!

... Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics,...
Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
This month, the Passport Series will highlight Mongolia. Stay tuned for a look into the Microfinance sector and a lender profile!

For almost two years, Kiva has been working with field partners in Mongolia! This month we will be highlighting our partners and clients in the country through the Passport Series. Mongolia is a country in Northern Asia surrounded by Russia and China. It is slightly smaller than Alaska and has a population around 3 million.

Mongolians are traditionally nomadic families who live in "gers" (circular... Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
Bob Harris, author, journalist, and Kiva lender since 2009, is traveling the world and writing a book about his experiences as a Kiva lender. Bob is also the Team Captain of the Friends of Bob Harris lending team which finished November in 7th place Kiva-wide in Amount Loaned -- and is currently up to 4th place for December, with over $3000 loaned already! Check out his blog! This post, written for Kiva and posted on his own blog, catalogs his thoughts and experiences in Kenya.




I’m writing from Nairobi after an amazing lap around... Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010

Written by: Kathy Lin, Kiva Fellow, VFC Rwanda


The noon-day heat of equatorial sun beat down on tin roofs and dirt roads. It...

Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010
A special word from Kiva Walker, Jonathon Stalls:

"Two years ago I started dreaming of this adventure. I deeply wrestled...
Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010
The 2011 Kiva Calendar is now available for pre-order!

For the fourth year in a row, the lending community at KivaFriends.org has come together to produce an annual calendar, featuring photos of Kiva entrepreneurs as well as... Continue Reading >>
Sep 9, 2010
Check out our previous post about Afghanistan here

In a country where the average annual income of an individual is $1,490 (about $4/day) USD, one could only imagine the need for loans that an individual from Afghanistan would need to become a successful entrepreneur.

Ariana Financial Services, Joint Stock Company (AFS), began as a partner of Mercy Corps in May 2003 with help from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. While their early operations focused on District 7 in Kabul, they...
Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
The First Annual Run4Kiva is being held this Sunday, August 29, at Prospect Park in Brookyln, New York. Come join the Kiva New York lending team along with the Brooklyn Road Runners Club as they raise funds for Kiva loans.

Not in the New York area? You can still be a part of this event by signing... Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
On August 21, Keara Haldeman, a teen from Menlo Park, California, will be hosting a birthday celebration for more than 100 friends as a way to raise money to provide loans to the world's poor through Kiva. The pool party will include typical teenager party favorite, such as tacos, sodas, and a DJ playing dance music, but instead of the extravagant outfits and presents, Keara has asked guests to donate between five and... Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
This week, Josh Clark of How Stuff Works, the digital duo deconstructing our world, released a two-part blog post... Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010

Kiva will be hosting their very first Social Enterprise Lab!

When: Wednesday, August 11th, 12:30PM
...
Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 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...
Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010
Congratulations to the members of the Team Europe Lending Team for recently reaching $1 Million in Loans!
... Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010

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

Continue Reading >>

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Blog posts tagged with Kiva Lenders

Mar 3, 2011
Last December the Gobbi Family of five traveled to Guatemala for a fun-filled 2 weeks of vacation time. The family, long-time supporters ...
Continue Reading >>
Mar 3, 2011

Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Golden Gate Bridge and hundreds of Bridges around the world

Kiva... Continue Reading >>
Mar 3, 2011
Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Three Monkeys ( 236 West 54th (between Broadway and 8th Ave)
...
Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011
Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team "Team Obama" ...
Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011


Date: March 08th, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Three Monkeys ( 236 West 54th (between Broadway and 8th Ave)
... Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011
This is the second installment of this month's Passport Series of Cambodia; check out the Cambodia Country Profile. Kiva has a rich history of providing loans in Cambodia - and thus many, many posts from our Kiva Fellows about the country and their experiences there, check them out here.

Photo Credit: Shirley Fong, KF12



Cambodia is a country of over 14 million people with an average per capita GDP of $2000...
Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011
Black & yellow? Green & yellow? Super Bowl XLV is upon us - who will be victorious? Show your team pride by joining the ...
Continue Reading >>
Feb 2, 2011

Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Australia for recently passing $1 million in loans!


The Lending Team consists of...
Continue Reading >>
Jan 1, 2011
Written by Cissy DeLuca, Field Support Specialist, Asia and Europe

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of accompanying Premal Shah on a trip to visit Kiva field partners and borrowers in Cambodia. A lot of value came out of the trip as he was able to meet with top level management personnel, Kiva Coordinators and a number of Kiva borrowers. During our day with MAXIMA, we spent part of the morning with the CEO, COO, and Deputy CEO learning about the goals and long term plans...
Continue Reading >>
Jan 1, 2011
Join the Kiva New York Lending Team for the 2nd Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser!

...
Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010

Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Poverty2Prosperity for recently passing $1 million in loans!

... Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
Congratulations to the members and team captain of Kiva Lending Team Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics,...
Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
This month, the Passport Series will highlight Mongolia. Stay tuned for a look into the Microfinance sector and a lender profile!

For almost two years, Kiva has been working with field partners in Mongolia! This month we will be highlighting our partners and clients in the country through the Passport Series. Mongolia is a country in Northern Asia surrounded by Russia and China. It is slightly smaller than Alaska and has a population around 3 million.

Mongolians are traditionally nomadic families who live in "gers" (circular... Continue Reading >>
Dec 12, 2010
Bob Harris, author, journalist, and Kiva lender since 2009, is traveling the world and writing a book about his experiences as a Kiva lender. Bob is also the Team Captain of the Friends of Bob Harris lending team which finished November in 7th place Kiva-wide in Amount Loaned -- and is currently up to 4th place for December, with over $3000 loaned already! Check out his blog! This post, written for Kiva and posted on his own blog, catalogs his thoughts and experiences in Kenya.




I’m writing from Nairobi after an amazing lap around... Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010

Written by: Kathy Lin, Kiva Fellow, VFC Rwanda


The noon-day heat of equatorial sun beat down on tin roofs and dirt roads. It...

Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010
A special word from Kiva Walker, Jonathon Stalls:

"Two years ago I started dreaming of this adventure. I deeply wrestled...
Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010
The 2011 Kiva Calendar is now available for pre-order!

For the fourth year in a row, the lending community at KivaFriends.org has come together to produce an annual calendar, featuring photos of Kiva entrepreneurs as well as... Continue Reading >>
Sep 9, 2010
Check out our previous post about Afghanistan here

In a country where the average annual income of an individual is $1,490 (about $4/day) USD, one could only imagine the need for loans that an individual from Afghanistan would need to become a successful entrepreneur.

Ariana Financial Services, Joint Stock Company (AFS), began as a partner of Mercy Corps in May 2003 with help from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. While their early operations focused on District 7 in Kabul, they...
Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
The First Annual Run4Kiva is being held this Sunday, August 29, at Prospect Park in Brookyln, New York. Come join the Kiva New York lending team along with the Brooklyn Road Runners Club as they raise funds for Kiva loans.

Not in the New York area? You can still be a part of this event by signing... Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
On August 21, Keara Haldeman, a teen from Menlo Park, California, will be hosting a birthday celebration for more than 100 friends as a way to raise money to provide loans to the world's poor through Kiva. The pool party will include typical teenager party favorite, such as tacos, sodas, and a DJ playing dance music, but instead of the extravagant outfits and presents, Keara has asked guests to donate between five and... Continue Reading >>
Aug 8, 2010
This week, Josh Clark of How Stuff Works, the digital duo deconstructing our world, released a two-part blog post... Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010

Kiva will be hosting their very first Social Enterprise Lab!

When: Wednesday, August 11th, 12:30PM
...
Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 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...
Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010
Congratulations to the members of the Team Europe Lending Team for recently reaching $1 Million in Loans!
... Continue Reading >>
Jul 7, 2010

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

Continue Reading >>

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