Kiva is a microfinance network that connects individual lenders to individual entrepreneurs in developing countries. The majority of Kiva borrowers are women. Kiva blends the microfinance, small loan model with Internet technology to create relationships between lenders and those who get loans. Many lenders and teams of lenders are associated with local religious congregations.
|Categories||education, Foreign policy, Gender & sexuality, Government & politics, Marriage & family, Society & culture|
|Locations||California, Global, United States of America|