January 29, 2014, No comments

Life changed in an instant for Elizabeth when her husband passed away. The mother of three was now the family breadwinner, a role she wasn’t fully prepared for. “Something’s different […]


Kiva Labs Launched with Google’s Support to Crowdfund Sustainable Projects

December 23, 2013, 1 Comment, the international crowdfunding provider, has launched a new initiative, Kiva Labs, to provide access to crowdfunding for environmental and d ...

Kiva City D.C. Launches to Bolster Small Business Growth in Greater Washington, D.C. Area

January 11, 2013, No comments

A new partnership between Capital One Bank, the Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC) and Kiva, a global microlending organization, will provide s ...

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Milaap Makes History, Enables Foreign Microlending Into India

September 30, 2011, No comments

Milaap, like Kiva is a web based platform where individuals can make small loans to people in the low-income group, where they significantly differ fr ...

  • Accion USA: Heeding the Call to Educate
    October 7, 2009, 4 Comments

    — In the most recent #Mifimon discussion, we discussed microfinance and the impact here in the United States. Within this conversation emerged a theme: the importance of education within microfinance [...]