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131 Matching Loans
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A loan of $10.000 helps me to build the Speakadvice.com website, pay for marketing efforts and hire staff in order to start connecting with underserved communities.

Endorsed by Ricardo Devallon
3 endorsements made .
Thanks to Deutsche Bank , loans to this borrower will be matched
Expiring Soon
18% raised
$10,000
Loan
~ 5 hours
Left to Fund
58
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4
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Johnny: Happy Tubs

Bradenton, FL

With support from the Kiva Zip community I am proud to launch my new business “Happy Tubs” to serve the demand for affordable, quality bathroom remodeling services on Florida’s West Coast.

Endorsed by Suncoast Community Capital
2 endorsements made .
Expiring Soon
41% raised
$5,000
Loan
1 day
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89
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7
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Caring for Children Corporation’s mission is to enrich the lives of children in the Greater Newark area with entertaining educational activities that ignite a desire to learn.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
Expiring Soon
86% raised
$3,000
Loan
3 days
Left to Fund
103
Lenders
10
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TaLia: Glo

Queens, NY

GLO is a line of trendy, cost conscious apparel for boys, offering quality fabrics, fashion forward designs, with a matchless selection of items at reasonable price points.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
Thanks to Pershing Square Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
Expiring Soon
45% raised
$5,000
Loan
4 days
Left to Fund
64
Lenders
7
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I sell ladies coats. I started the business in 2008. My biggest challenge has been funds to boost stock and being able to grow my business with consistent stock and timely deliveries of orders.

Endorsed by Wycliffe Munialo Wilundah
117 endorsements made, with a 90% repayment rate .
Expiring Soon
48% raised
$350
Loan
5 days
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14
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0
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A Mobile DJ Service that provides the best services at affordable prices. Wedding, bat mitzvah, graduation, birthdays, reunion, anniversary, fund-raising, and corporate functions.

Endorsed by Loma Aduya
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
Expiring Soon
19% raised
$10,000
Loan
6 days
Left to Fund
45
Lenders
1
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Amadou: Amadou Table Vending

Philadelphia, PA

Amadou Table Vending is a sidewalk sales business that offers men's and women's clothing and accessories. The loan will help me purchase more inventory to increase my sales.

Endorsed by Women's Opportunities Resource C...
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to Investors' Circle Philadelphia , loans to this borrower will be matched
Expiring Soon
64% raised
$2,000
Loan
6 days
Left to Fund
44
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0
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My business is to sell new clothes. The biggest challenge is low stock thus leading to small profit. My goal is to have a continuous flow of stock for my business and increase my income.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
193 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
Expiring Soon
52% raised
$350
Loan
7 days
Left to Fund
20
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1
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I sell bags. I started my business in the year 2006. This business is seasonal as there are certain periods sales are high and others they are low like when schools are opening and Christmas.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
193 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
Expiring Soon
86% raised
$250
Loan
7 days
Left to Fund
20
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I supply shops with various items. I started the business in January 2013 after realising that there was a huge demand for various products and the supply of the same products was also low.

Endorsed by The Informal Sector Business Ins...
108 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
54% raised
$250
Loan
8 days
Left to Fund
11
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I buy T-shirts from Gikomba market and sell them at Karanja at a profit. The clothing is for both adults and children. In the future I hope to have a bigger variety of clothes that I sell.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
193 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
61% raised
$350
Loan
12 days
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15
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This loan will help me finance the cost of: - Packaging - Inventory - Marketing With the launch of the new interactive tool I want to use a small portion of the funds to strategically market the new packaging and purchase larger quantities of candy to reduce cost and thus increase profits.
Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
33% raised
$2,500
Loan
12 days
Left to Fund
37
Lenders
16
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JettPakk is a change management platform for chief education officers that builds a classroom culture of achievement to unleash student learning and leadership potential.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
46% raised
$5,000
Loan
12 days
Left to Fund
75
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8
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We are challenging the traditional coffee supply chain, roasting great coffee at origin, supporting the value-added economy in colombian coffee-growing regions, creating good jobs for non-farmers.

Endorsed by SEED SPOT
16 endorsements made, with a 84% repayment rate .
80% raised
$5,000
Loan
13 days
Left to Fund
83
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2
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Aaron: Office At 76 Bay

Staten Island, NY

Office At 76 Bay is a co-working space which joins together artists, business professionals, and mixed freelancers and creates an eclectic energy for development.

Endorsed by Alexis Lenza
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
59% raised
$10,000
Loan
13 days
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100
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A baby whose diapers are not frequently changed is subject increased illness and abuse. Providing diapers promotes self-sufficient families by enabling parents to work and provide for their children.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
39% raised
$5,000
Loan
13 days
Left to Fund
74
Lenders
51
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2nd loan

Aggrey: Malesh boutique

Nairobi, Kenya

Malesh boutique mainly specializes in ladies wear, skirts, jackets, sweaters & dresses. My challenge is capital to expand the business. In future I would also want to venture in new clothes.

Endorsed by Davis Mkoji
110 endorsements made, with a 91% repayment rate .
31% raised
$350
Loan
14 days
Left to Fund
10
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Think Pink Ice is an Ice Cream Truck that will serve soft serve, sno cones, novelty ice creams, & Faygo soda. My passion is to relive memories through others by putting smiles on their faces.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
306 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
10% raised
$5,000
Loan
15 days
Left to Fund
33
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3
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Coretta: aSuiteStay

Washington, DC

I am building a cloud-based software that will simplify travel booking for both agents and customers across Africa. My project aims to break barriers in the industry and create over 15,000 jobs!

Endorsed by Rising Tide Capital
11 endorsements made, with a 99% repayment rate .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
79% raised
$5,000
Loan
17 days
Left to Fund
102
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5
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Dave: ZombieBox

Glendale, AZ

ZombieBox will improve the lives of every person in the world by controlling noise pollution and stopping the destructive effect noise has on learning, health, well-being, and productivity.

Endorsed by SEED SPOT
16 endorsements made, with a 84% repayment rate .
23% raised
$7,500
Loan
17 days
Left to Fund
45
Lenders
1
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