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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
109 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
11% raised
$350
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19 days
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7
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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...
293 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
10% raised
$5,000
Loan
20 days
Left to Fund
30
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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 100% repayment rate .
Thanks to Capital One , loans to this borrower will be matched
66% raised
$5,000
Loan
21 days
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88
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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 85% repayment rate .
23% raised
$7,500
Loan
21 days
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45
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Détroit Is the New Black sells fashion to the local Detroit community and beyond. Our purpose is to re-position the city of Detroit in the minds of locals and outsiders by presenting a fresh perspe...

Endorsed by Build Institute
10 endorsements made, with a 100% repayment rate .
Thanks to Knight Foundation Detroit , loans to this borrower will be matched
54% raised
$5,000
Loan
22 days
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63
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Support the talent, support the dream! This acting company is created to increase the number of talented people in the business! The more happy the people, the better the world we live!

Endorsed by Food vendors Committee of Red Ho...
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
21% raised
$5,000
Loan
24 days
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45
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With the start up costs required to expand and open a crash pad for male crew, the loan will allow me to cover all of those initial costs, without causing a delay in our ability to accommodate the maximum amount of clients possible, as each client requires a reserved bed as part of our services. The loan would help me to cover the costs of the required upgrades and appliances to make the kitchen habitable, as well as the installation of beds, so that we are able to accept more clients by our ...
Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
293 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
57% raised
$2,500
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24 days
Left to Fund
62
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Flambeau River Gift Shoppe is a unique gift store, that offers quality gifts, tuxedo rentals, custom framing, and local artist items. The Lunchbox, offers gourmet lunches, homemade soups and desserts.

Endorsed by The Wisconsin Women's Business I...
14 endorsements made, with a 90% repayment rate .
Thanks to Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) , loans to this borrower will be matched
37% raised
$5,000
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25 days
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42
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Cherry: In Touch Hair & Spa

Philadelphia, PA

A Kiva Zip loan will provide me with the capacity to fully renovate my salon so I can help the Philadelphia community with affordable and high-quality beauty services and more job opportunities.

Endorsed by Big Hill Entrepreneurial Fund
1 endorsement made .
Thanks to Investors' Circle Philadelphia , loans to this borrower will be matched
19% raised
$5,000
Loan
25 days
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37
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Daniel Atuya: Dan's Shop

Nairobi, Kenya

My business involves selling of basic household commodities and I started this business in April 2012 so that I could be able to improve my family's standards of living.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
193 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
18% raised
$350
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25 days
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Reina: Solber Pupusas

Brooklyn, NY

Solber Pupusas is a 15 year old Red Hook Establishment. We are looking for investment to purchase a food truck and new equipment to expand our business and our sales opportunities!

Endorsed by Food vendors Committee of Red Ho...
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
35% raised
$10,000
Loan
25 days
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64
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As I look forward to the future of Voluptuous Secrets, I plan to bring in more items to accommodate the fuller-figured woman and to hire employees again to service more customers in a timely manner...

Endorsed by The Wisconsin Women's Business I...
14 endorsements made, with a 90% repayment rate .
Thanks to Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) , loans to this borrower will be matched
48% raised
$10,000
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25 days
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I have a grocery store where I sell beans and maize corn. My customers are retail and general shops, men and women. I am very proud of my business because it earns a living for me and my family.

Endorsed by Sonya Undugu Initiative
117 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
54% raised
$350
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25 days
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I sell toners, cartridges and computers in retail. I decided to start the business 2 years ago and I mostly deal with offices, schools and bureau. I hope to restock my shop to meet customer demand.

Endorsed by Davis Mkoji
109 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
44% raised
$350
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26 days
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19
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John: Wambua shoes place

Nairobi, Kenya

I sell second and new shoes for both ladies and men in Nairobi. My dream is to start more branches. My business has helped my take my children to school and feed the family.

Endorsed by Paul Kiilu
33 endorsements made, with a 98% repayment rate .
38% raised
$250
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25 days
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My business deals with motorbikes and selling clothes. I hope to continue expanding my business and provide services to motorbike riders who can purchase spare parts without going long distances.

Endorsed by Sonya Undugu Initiative
117 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
37% raised
$350
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25 days
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12
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Southern Wheels Eats is a mobile food vendor who serves traditional Southern fare with a Modern touch in the NYC and surrounding area. We try to spread 2 families love of food with the general publ...

Endorsed by The Entrepreneur Space
3 endorsements made .
Thanks to MetLife Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
87% raised
$10,000
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26 days
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85
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$3,000 will be used to purchase a certified commercial refrigerator/freezer so that we can receive more donations from local food pantries. $1,500 will be used to purchase clothing racks, fixtures, and inventory for the resale shop. $500 will be used for printing marketing materials to advertise the services we provide.
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293 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
53% raised
$5,000
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26 days
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80
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Nicholas: Nick's Boutique

NAIROBI, Kenya

My business sells women's clothes and shoes. I started the business in 2014 after completing college since it was hard to find a job. The business has allowed me to have some financial independence.

Endorsed by FURAHA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
124 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
100% raised
$125
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26 days
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12
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My business sells Kikois. These are a type of shawls loved by women in Kenya. Almost every woman has one which she wraps around the waist. I also sell children's clothes and beaded necklaces.

Endorsed by FURAHA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
124 endorsements made, with a 92% repayment rate .
70% raised
$250
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26 days
Left to Fund
15
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