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Our biggest challenges have been the ability to fund the purchase of scrap woods when they become available or when we receive a large order. Additionally, having the capital to finance the purchase of new machinery to expedite the manufacturing process has always been a challenge for us. We would disperse the funds from this loan for: Materials $2000 Equipment $2500 Marketing $500
Endorsed by SFEtsy Team
2 endorsements made .
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61% raised
$5,000
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39 days
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84
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For 40+ years, the Old School Copes brand has been a part of Oakland's community fabric. Copes has persevered despite tremendous struggles. A retail storefront is the next step of an epic comeback.

Endorsed by City of Oakland
15 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
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61% raised
$10,000
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26 days
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At HEAL: Pilates it's about feeling good. We believe that mind-body connection, stability, and strengthening are all vital in achieving a pain-free, physically fit, and balanced body.

Endorsed by Centro Community Partners
13 endorsements made, with a 99% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
23% raised
$10,000
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40 days
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37
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1
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Harry: The Wheel Mill

Pittsburgh, PA

The Wheel Mill is Pennsylvania's first indoor bicycle park. Our 80,000 sq ft building is filled with a system of trails, jumps, and ramps of varied difficulty that appeal to all ages.

Endorsed by Operation Better Block, Inc.
3 endorsements made .
Thanks to Tracy and Evan Segal , loans to this borrower will be matched
45% raised
$10,000
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37 days
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72
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4
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This loan will help me expand my home remodeling business, and allow me to hire employees from my community.

Endorsed by NYC Business Solutions Center
10 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
60% raised
$10,000
Loan
22 days
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93
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4
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We aspire to join styling forces and partner to open a salon that caters to curly and natural hair as well as hosts hair education classes we can offer to the community.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
Thanks to Stock Yards Bank and Trust Co. , loans to this borrower will be matched
70% raised
$5,000
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35 days
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63
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Kathy: UsableArt4U

Waterford, MI

Kathy turned her creativity into UsableArt4U, where she creates pottery and ceramic pieces (primarily ceramic jewelry) through personally hand cutting, designing, and glazing each piece.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
Thanks to Knight Foundation Detroit , loans to this borrower will be matched
81% raised
$2,500
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39 days
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32
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3
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Being the first of his family to immigrate from Mexico, Efren began working on farms to support his family. He now farms sustainably because he simply believes that it is the most just way to farm.

Endorsed by Culinary Business Strategy
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
40% raised
$10,000
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30 days
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Annina: Granaté Prêt

Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery County, PA

GRANATÉ Prêt is a luxury artisanal clothing line that celebrates the feminine strength of women, by combining couture details, intricate lines, and luxury fabrics into timeless, locally-made pieces.

Endorsed by Philadelphia Fashion Incubator
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to The Zisman Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
83% raised
$5,000
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28 days
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64
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Digital Now IT is a small business consulting firm that seeks to provide guidance and advice on all things technology to growing small businesses and non profit organizations.

Endorsed by Main Street Corydon Indiana
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
47% raised
$5,000
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37 days
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I remember as a child repeating many times: " When I grow up I am going to have my dairy farm" . Very early in live I learned that good animal husbandry and respect to our natural surroundings ...

Endorsed by Cooperativa Orgánica Madre Tierra
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to Foundation for Puerto Rico , loans to this borrower will be matched
77% raised
$5,000
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28 days
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Animal Intuition is a consulting business and app developer changing the way people treat their dogs for a safer, more loving animal culture.

Endorsed by Pete Benedetto
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to Knight Foundation Detroit , loans to this borrower will be matched
54% raised
$5,000
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38 days
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55
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Centerville Knit & Crochet is a local yarn shop. I am a passionate knitter and crocheter. I want to help others learn to love these crafts. I need to purchase yarn inventory and fixtures.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
78% raised
$5,000
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26 days
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Brad: Turnkey Startup Space

Philadelphia, PA

Turnkey Startup Space provides affordable and flexible office space for startups, entrepreneurs, small businesses and non-profits in the up and coming Brewerytown neighborhood of Philadelphia.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Zisman Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
56% raised
$5,000
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24 days
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The Three Pug Bakery specializes in healthy, seasonal flax seed trail mix. I need to expand product distribution and marketing. 10% of all business proceeds support an Anaheim animal rescue center.

Endorsed by Local Investment Networking Club...
7 endorsements made, with a 100% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
56% raised
$5,000
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22 days
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Parents Little Treasures, LLC is a start up baby products company that specializes in making baby/children products that are multi-functional, economical, and environmentally friendly.

Endorsed by The Enterprise Center Capital Co...
12 endorsements made, with a 89% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Zisman Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
32% raised
$10,000
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26 days
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Juan: La Saludable

Richmond, CA

La Saludable aims to improve the health and lives of the lower income community in Richmond. A loan will give me the capacity to hire locally, provide natural products and continue to help others.

Endorsed by AnewAmerica Community Corporation
6 endorsements made, with a 100% repayment rate .
Thanks to LISC Small Business , loans to this borrower will be matched
59% raised
$5,000
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20 days
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Theresa: Rise Sport

Brooklyn, NY

My husband and I started Rise Sport in 2014, shortly after I was laid off from my job. Rise Sport is a Brooklyn-based startup that develops sunglasses that fuse sports, art & fashion technology.

Endorsed by NYC Business Solutions - Harlem ...
15 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
34% raised
$10,000
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13 days
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Nahjee: Let's Collab

Ardmore, PA

Inspired by my own learning difficulties, I created Let's Collab, a website that allows teachers and parents of any economic status to stay in touch and up to date on children's academic performance.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Zisman Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
74% raised
$3,000
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30 days
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Katie: Katered to You

Georgetown, IN

My business is dedicated to helping people feel and look great from the inside-out. It is my dream to reach more people by opening a storefront for my healthy meal preparation service.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
516 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
Thanks to Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County , loans to this borrower will be matched
59% raised
$5,000
Loan
19 days
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50
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15
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