Kiva blog posts

How can we go about making formal, verifiable identity affordable for the unbanked?

Check out a few recommendations from Kiva employees all over the organization.

Tinatin wants Kiva lenders around the world to know that many Georgian youths want to develop themselves through higher education.

Kyle saw potential in an idea made by Balinese artisans - now they work together to share their idea and clean up the environment. 

Antonia saved her neighbor's life, thanks to training she got during medical school.

When Tsiala's mother fell ill, taking time off to support her mother in a time of need could have meant the end of the job she loved. But with a Kiva loan, Tsiala had the flexibility to rebuild her business.

Scott and Emily built their passion into a business with a Kiva loan in Oakland, California.

Learn about Kiva's unique approach to financial inclusion for refugees. 

If we all come together, we truly believe we can use our collective power to create a world where everyone thrives.

Learn more about one of Kiva's amazing Field Partners. 

Instead of candy or knick-knack wedding favors, the couple funded Kiva loans in honor of their wedding guests.

Get to know Kiva's model through our boots-on-the-ground partners.