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B's New Beginnings puts the "care" in daycare. As a mother of seven and an experienced home daycare owner, opening a daycare center will allow me to expand what I do so well - caring for kids.

Endorsed by Suncoast Community Capital
2 endorsements made .
Thanks to The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
30% raised
$5,000
Loan
21 days
Left to Fund
85
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14
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3rd loan

Eddah: Mama Kariuki Shop

Nairobi, Kenya

My business deals with selling of general household items. It has been in operation for over three years and I hope it will grow in the future into a wholesale shop.

Endorsed by Osmond Ndegwa
87 endorsements made, with a 99% repayment rate .
40% raised
$350
Loan
42 days
Left to Fund
12
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0
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Riot Fog Media is an indie video production company. I'm working to produce my vod sitcom called Alien Coffee, create work for my dedicated talent and crew, and have quality content to pitch networks.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
359 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
Thanks to Pershing Square Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
36% raised
$5,000
Loan
14 days
Left to Fund
45
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12
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Azasha: Zashes Lashes

Pittsburgh, PA

Zashes Lashes is an eyelash company that provides a healthy and organic twist to the market. They are made out of mink fur, able to be reused up to 25 times, and safe for people with sensitive skin.

Endorsed by Christian Evangelistic Economic ...
10 endorsements made, with a 91% repayment rate .
15% raised
$5,000
Loan
40 days
Left to Fund
26
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2
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4th loan

Veronicah: Blessed Shop

Uasin Gishu, Kenya

My business is called: blessed shop. I sell household goods like sugar, salt, rice among other household items. I decided on the business because there was no any shop around.

Endorsed by Academic Model Providing Access ...
90 endorsements made, with a 99% repayment rate .
95% raised
$350
Loan
37 days
Left to Fund
28
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0
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Mount Pisgah baptist church has been in operation for more than 75 years. We are geared towards making a difference in the community. Our motto is "forward ever, backwards never"!

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
359 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
Thanks to Pershing Square Foundation , loans to this borrower will be matched
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42% raised
$5,000
Loan
4 days
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66
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2
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CBC Sauce covers it all & can be used with more than just beef, pork, poultry and seafood. The sauce can be used with stove-top cooking, oven-baking, sauteing, grilling, marinating, and even dipping.

Endorsed by Forge Columbus
3 endorsements made, with a 97% repayment rate .
12% raised
$4,700
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43 days
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32
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1
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Natasa: Coffee Market

Philadelphia, PA

Coffee Market is a 100% Fair Trade and Organic coffee retail operation. We offer up to 20 coffee bean varieties roasted weekly and we have 5 brewing methods to satisfy a vast range of coffee drinkers.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
359 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
34% raised
$5,000
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14 days
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65
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1
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My business deals with fish. it has been supporting my entire needs. It is now three and half years old. The challenge is that when it rains it gets hard to get fish.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
203 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
27% raised
$350
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43 days
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9
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0
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My business is called Oloo Motorbike Spares and Accessories. I sell all motorcycle spare parts, I also repair broken motorcycles and bicycles. I hope to educate my children up to university level.

Endorsed by Sonya Undugu Initiative
125 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
93% raised
$225
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40 days
Left to Fund
22
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0
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I plan to use the loan to buy 4 Krampouz electric crêpe machines for the crêperie due to open in downtown New Haven this summer. Krampouz is a high-quality French brand. The crêperie is designed to mimic the cart so that customers can watch their crêpes being freshly made. The storefront has a large window that opens onto the street, and I plan to have the machines visible from the outside to entice passer-bys to come into the store with a glimpse of the freshly made crêpes. With this loan...
Endorsed by Net Impact Yale Undergraduate
2 endorsements made .
16% raised
$5,000
Loan
36 days
Left to Fund
46
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David: Spice Butchery

NAIROBI, Kenya

My butchery sells beef to people who live or work close to it. My customers include both of individuals for domestic consumption as well as business such as small hotels, restaurants and food stalls.

Endorsed by FURAHA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
139 endorsements made, with a 90% repayment rate .
40% raised
$225
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43 days
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8
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Current lease payments $1450, going up to $1800 @ end of 2015 - Currently no lunch customers because of location. New location lease $1115, which in a 10 yr lease will never go over $1200. New location in town closer to 85% of customers, anticipation of increase in lunch revenue. This loan will pay for moving cost and hooking up equipment.
Endorsed by Metro Community Development
6 endorsements made, with a 90% repayment rate .
13% raised
$5,000
Loan
33 days
Left to Fund
48
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7
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My business deals in computer accessories and I started it in the year 2009. I have two small shops which I intend to expand big and go global.

Endorsed by kisumu dynamics inititiatives
100 endorsements made, with a 93% repayment rate .
84% raised
$350
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37 days
Left to Fund
19
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0
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Future Empowered Thinkers offers transformative products and services that focus on spiritual healing, emotional intelligence and self-empowered living.

Endorsed by No trustee (this is a Kiva Zip p...
359 endorsements made, with a 94% repayment rate .
31% raised
$5,000
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8 days
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58
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11
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A loan of $4500 will help this local bakery create a website, pay for packaging, and hire staff. With the right tools Sweetdele's Sweet Treats will take off and keep up with customer demand!

Endorsed by Union Kitchen
23 endorsements made, with a 96% repayment rate .
15% raised
$4,500
Loan
28 days
Left to Fund
42
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3
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My clothes business is doing well. I hope to provide some household items and school uniforms for children. The biggest challenge sometimes there are no customers.

Endorsed by Shining Hope for Communities
203 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
21% raised
$350
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43 days
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5
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0
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I want to help parents develop money savvy kids so they will not suffer financially when they grow up.

Endorsed by Operation Better Block, Inc.
2 endorsements made .
47% raised
$1,500
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32 days
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32
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4th loan

My products are yams, cereals, materials, shoes, socks, braziers, under pants, shoes. My dreams for the future are to open a wholesale shop.

Endorsed by Academic Model Providing Access ...
90 endorsements made, with a 99% repayment rate .
97% raised
$350
Loan
35 days
Left to Fund
21
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I do hair at my stall whereby I have 3 beauticians working at my place. I started my business in January last year and it's doing well the challenge is limited stock and drier machine.

Endorsed by Shape the child charity foundation
61 endorsements made, with a 95% repayment rate .
20% raised
$350
Loan
43 days
Left to Fund
5
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0
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