Support causes you care about.
How it works
By lending as little as $25 on Kiva, you can support the causes you care about and make a real personal impact.
Choose a borrower
Browse by category and find and entrepreneur to support.
Make a loan
Help fund a loan with as little as $25.
Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate historically.
Relend your money or withdraw your funds.
It's a loan, not a donation
Kiva is a loan, not a donation, allowing you to cycle your money and create a personal impact across the world. Plus, you can withdraw your funds at any time.
100% of your loan goes to the field.
Our community has funded over $1.6 billion in loans.
Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate.
The Kiva community spans 77 countries and 1.9M lenders.
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