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Fresh Market Pantry is a soon-to-be-opened grocery store in a great family neighborhood. We're looking to purchase more Kosher and organic products as well as coolers to serve larger demographics.

Endorsed by Burleigh Street CDC
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to George Mosher , loans to this borrower will be matched
93% raised
$5,000
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17 days
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Sacred Space Yoga Centre is a Christ-centered yoga studio in Detroit positively impacting the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health of others through the healing power of yoga.

Endorsed by ProsperUS Detroit - Housed at So...
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to Knight Foundation Detroit , loans to this borrower will be matched
56% raised
$5,000
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36 days
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The Natural Market produces chemical-free handmade goods to keep us healthy and protect the environment. We are Detroit-based and need support to grow! Our goal is a better quality of life for all!

Endorsed by Build Institute
12 endorsements made, with a 100% repayment rate .
Thanks to Knight Foundation Detroit , loans to this borrower will be matched
69% raised
$5,000
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24 days
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Meg: Nutmeg

Nashville, TN

Firstly, this loan will be helping Nutmeg to add a part-time employee to assist in managing our workshops program for our community. $1000 will be dedicated to setting up this employee in the store. In addition, this loan will be going towards the following areas of growth within our inventory: -New Fabric Supplies - $2500 (specifically $750 of Kokka Fabrics, $1000 of Merchant & Mills Fabrics and Patterns, and $750 of Cotton + Steel fabrics, approximately 30 new bolts) -New Yarn, and knitt...
Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
589 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
36% raised
$3,000
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41 days
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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 .
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81% raised
$5,000
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Yummy Mummy Cupcakery is a vegan & gluten free bakery that specializes in doughnuts. Currently we're looking to buy more supplies, and find a baking space that we can call our own!

Endorsed by Michelle Przedwiecki
1 endorsement made .
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62% raised
$5,000
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Kathryn: Splendid Colors

Sunnyvale, CA

Initial rent and deposit on new space for 4 months (utilities included) = $1600 Moving van and laborer = $200 Internet for 4 months = $300 Wages for part-time assistant = $1200 Wages for part-time bookkeeper or manager = $1400 Inventory software = $300 Currently I waste countless hours inefficiently shuffling projects, materials, and stock between my apartment, my storage, and TechShop’s workbenches. I can double my productivity by establishing a studio with dedicated workstations...
Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
589 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
15% raised
$5,000
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45 days
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Encouraged by popular demand, I am re-opening a full-time day school as my individualized program has proven to be effective for children who are struggling with an open teaching setting.

Endorsed by Brooklyn BSC
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
40% raised
$10,000
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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...
13 endorsements made, with a 89% repayment rate .
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48% raised
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i operate a small clinic. I’m a member of a JOYWO table banking group and I’m taking out this loan with the other members of my group. We are all part of the same table banking group.

Endorsed by Joyful Shg - JoyWo - 014
10 endorsements made .
76% raised
$125
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Since first teaching fitness classes while deployed in Afghanistan, I've dreamed of opening a workout boutique staffed by female fitness entrepreneurs.

Endorsed by The P.E.E.R Group, LLC
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to Stock Yards Bank and Trust Co. , loans to this borrower will be matched
22% raised
$5,000
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We are an Asian and Middle Eastern foods and grocery store in Anderson, CA. We sell healthy, fresh produce in an area with lots of low-income families and elderly people.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
589 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
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57% raised
$4,750
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I am creating an impact apparel line that will promote learning, and will donate a portion of profits to educational organizations committed to making a difference.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
589 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
27% raised
$4,000
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35 days
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Lenny: Excel Church Media

Staten Island, NY

I install professional PA systems and have found that Churches have a hard time getting qualified volunteers to operate them. Our goal is to train volunteers to excel at the art of mixing live sound.

Endorsed by Lorraine Frazier
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
41% raised
$5,000
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I am using this Kiva Zip loan to get my young adult romance fiction novel published. I will use it to hire an editor, find a literary agent, and maintain my home office.

Endorsed by Ricardo Devallon
7 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
53% raised
$4,725
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21 days
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Avi: Wild Mantle

Ardmore, PA

Made with sustainability in mind and empowerment at heart, Wild Mantle's hooded scarves bring you confidence and comfort as you discover the mantle, or purpose, of your own life.

Endorsed by Entrepreneur Works
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia , loans to this borrower will be matched
29% raised
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Naomi: Naomi Mpesa

Bungoma, Kenya

I was born and brought up in bungoma county, webuye rural village. I went to school and after form four i was not able to proceed due to lack of fees.

Endorsed by Catholic Diocese of Eldoret, SIL...
76 endorsements made, with a 98% repayment rate .
36% raised
$325
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We have had many conversations with Good Eggs and learned that they cannot meet their demand for fresh local chicken for their customers. We studied the numbers closely and determined that they could use 60 to 80 birds per week to meet the current demand. Based on readily available feed cost and other relevant information related to raising broilers, we forecasted that our farm’s bottom line could expand by $20 to $25 thousand dollars per year once we fill the unmet demand. As a secondary ...
Endorsed by Good Eggs Nola
4 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
3% raised
$10,000
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44 days
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We believe that the DreamAfrica story sharing app will help break down barriers through the sharing of cultural experiences and to bring about mutual cultural understanding and awareness.

Endorsed by NYC Business Solutions - Harlem ...
16 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
44% raised
$5,000
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Justin: Unsmoke LLC

Minden, NE

I founded Unsmoke in early 2014 when I finally successfully quit smoking using e-cigarettes, after 5 years of trying with other methods. I thought, "This is something I have to bring to the world!"

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
589 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
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48% raised
$5,000
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