Blog posts tagged with Nicaragua

May 5, 2013 KV Kiva HQ
Have you ever wondered how a relatively small non-profit organization in San Francisco has managed to work effectively in more than 65 countries around the world? Or how new initiatives like Kiva Zip have scaled to over $1 million in loan volume within 17 months of launching?

While there are many factors that have contributed to these successes, one thing is certain -- Kiva would not be where it is today without the support and contributions of its Kiva Fellows.



Kiva's 20th class of Kiva Fellows before heading out into the field.
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Nov 11, 2010 NI Nicaragua

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting Kiva's newest Nicaraguan field partner, Micredito. Micredito was founded in 2004 with the goal of providing appropriate and sustainable credit products to urban and rural businesses in Nicaragua. During their short 6 year history MiCredito has established a client base of 2,500 clients spread over 5 branch locations in Nicaragua.


Kiva is particularly excited about working with MiCredito in supporting an innovative student loan product that they...

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Blog posts tagged with Nicaragua

May 5, 2013 KV Kiva HQ
Have you ever wondered how a relatively small non-profit organization in San Francisco has managed to work effectively in more than 65 countries around the world? Or how new initiatives like Kiva Zip have scaled to over $1 million in loan volume within 17 months of launching?

While there are many factors that have contributed to these successes, one thing is certain -- Kiva would not be where it is today without the support and contributions of its Kiva Fellows.



Kiva's 20th class of Kiva Fellows before heading out into the field.
... Continue Reading >>
Nov 11, 2010 NI Nicaragua

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting Kiva's newest Nicaraguan field partner, Micredito. Micredito was founded in 2004 with the goal of providing appropriate and sustainable credit products to urban and rural businesses in Nicaragua. During their short 6 year history MiCredito has established a client base of 2,500 clients spread over 5 branch locations in Nicaragua.


Kiva is particularly excited about working with MiCredito in supporting an innovative student loan product that they...

Continue Reading >>
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