Exciting news...the Kiva Zip program is graduating out of beta and moving to Kiva.org!

All lending on Kiva Zip is paused until June 2 while we make this change.
But don’t worry, all current borrowers will have extra time to fully fundraise. Come check out Kiva.org/US on June 2!

If you have questions in the meantime, please email us at [contactus@kiva.org]

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For a limited time only, loans to select borrowers will be matched, thanks to Capital One.
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My ultimate goal is provide you with clarity in productivity, connectivity, and creativity. Fluent Decisions consults with consumers and small businesses to discover more opportunity!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
5% raised
$10,000
Loan
28 days
Left to Fund
19
Lenders
4
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Styles by Tyran Marquis makes custom designs to men & women looking to make a statement in both formal & casual wear. I emphasize quality as each outfit is tailored to fit clients' style & character.

Endorsed by Barak Asset Management LLC
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
21% raised
$8,000
Loan
29 days
Left to Fund
29
Lenders
12
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Prangchat: W.B.Thamm

Manhattan,, NY

W.B.THAMM is a playful, classic & yet contemporary haberdashery in NYC. All items are handcrafted with high quality, local fabric. I produce bowties, neckties, pocket squares, & custom orders.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
90% raised
$5,000
Loan
31 days
Left to Fund
37
Lenders
7
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Maria: Chica

San Francisco, CA

CHICA specializes in flavorful, fresh, local, & seasonal Mexican-Californian food. Food products are made from local and organic farmers as well as using mostly compostable packaging.

Endorsed by Popuphood
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
57% raised
$10,000
Loan
31 days
Left to Fund
63
Lenders
9
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Sharon: Stan's Health Foods

Philadelphia, PA

Stan’s Health Foods is neighborhood staple, bringing healthy snacks, groceries, vitamins, & natural pet products to our community. We are also expanding to offer classes and workshops!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
18% raised
$10,000
Loan
32 days
Left to Fund
32
Lenders
1
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We're a team of professionals providing prenatal, labor doula, postpartum doula, breastfeeding & childbirth support. We aim to help families feel empowered & connected in the transition to parenthood.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
35% raised
$10,000
Loan
33 days
Left to Fund
48
Lenders
7
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My hot sauce is made with all fresh ingredients & no chemicals, & has been my passion for a long time. Our hot sauce is different in that it doesn’t alter the taste or flavor of food; it enhances it!

Endorsed by NYC Business Solutions
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
36% raised
$5,000
Loan
33 days
Left to Fund
24
Lenders
3
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Stitching Borders aims to launch our own line of accessories, hand knit with organic natural yarn by a network of women knitters. Our dream is to empower women through yarn and needles!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
49% raised
$2,500
Loan
34 days
Left to Fund
29
Lenders
3
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Sustainable Sweets is a home-based start up which offers a variety organic fruit jams, pies, and all natural baked goods for sale at local farmer's markets and other community events.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
23% raised
$5,025
Loan
34 days
Left to Fund
31
Lenders
19
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Ely: Ely Lugo Art

Carolina, PR

I paint on silk, paper, canvas & other media, & also make different products with digital reproductions of my art with positive messages. My goal is to distribute all over PR & grow internationally.

Endorsed by Vitrina Solidaria, Inc.
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
41% raised
$5,000
Loan
34 days
Left to Fund
28
Lenders
11
Comments
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I provide housing for those transitioning from social services. I'm proud that my wholistic approach is not only socially responsible, but makes my business more viable, resulting in longterm tenancy.

Endorsed by Mike Ingham
3 endorsements made .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
71% raised
$7,000
Loan
34 days
Left to Fund
77
Lenders
10
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Sweet Impact sells fudge made with fair-trade, organic chocolate & sugar. I also spread the word about human rights violations, promoting slave-free chocolate, & donate $2/pound of fudge to charity.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to George Mosher , loans to this borrower will be matched
33% raised
$10,000
Loan
35 days
Left to Fund
50
Lenders
15
Comments
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Flora Lou Boutique carries sustainable & ethical women’s clothing & accessories. I research each brand we carry, bringing more awareness, social responsibility, & transparency to the fashion industry.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
26% raised
$5,000
Loan
35 days
Left to Fund
34
Lenders
4
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The Olde North Chapel is a 150 year old historic church, operating as a wedding chapel & event space. I donate the building for use for non-profits & neighborhood events, & promote its preservation!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
22% raised
$10,000
Loan
35 days
Left to Fund
37
Lenders
7
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My dream is to be a full service photography studio, where I not only help employ other creative professionals, I add value to my community and the world through my photography, video and passion.

Endorsed by NYC Business Solutions Center
49 endorsements made, with a 87% repayment rate .
Thanks to Deutsche Bank (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
25% raised
$10,000
Loan
35 days
Left to Fund
28
Lenders
3
Comments
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Brad: ChatVal Disc Golf

Phenix City, AL

ChatVal Disc Golf sells disc golf discs & supplies at local tournaments. Disc golf gets people back outside into their local parks. I love helping to keep our parks clean & get our community active.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
17% raised
$5,000
Loan
36 days
Left to Fund
26
Lenders
3
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LoveYourself Bath and Body specializes in handmade, preservative-free, all natural & organic products. Our products are handmade with little or no equipment, in small quantities, & created with love!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to Milwaukee 7/MUSIC , loans to this borrower will be matched
24% raised
$3,000
Loan
36 days
Left to Fund
26
Lenders
4
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Kae: Kim's Market

Philadelphia, PA

Kim's Market is a 20 year old corner store located in North Philly, that is undergoing a renovation with help from Esperanza, the City of Philadelphia, and hopefully you - the Kiva lenders!

Endorsed by Esperanza
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
46% raised
$7,000
Loan
36 days
Left to Fund
39
Lenders
4
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I've owned & operated Chocolate City Hair Studio & Day Spa for 16 years, & am always looking to keep up with trends & improve my business. I'm hoping to expand & create my own line of hair products!

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to The Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia (plus 1 more) , loans to this borrower will be matched
31% raised
$5,000
Loan
37 days
Left to Fund
26
Lenders
1
Comments
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PIECE is a collection of essentials made for & inspired by timeless babes, made in NYC. We enable women to refine their personal style & pull together clothing items they already own & cherish.

Endorsed by Borrowers Network
1818 endorsements made, with a 86% repayment rate .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
92% raised
$5,000
Loan
37 days
Left to Fund
28
Lenders
0
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