Trustee: 626 Night Market

Alhambra, CA

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Why are you interested in becoming a Trustee?
To enable small business and entrepreneurs in our community to take their business idea to the next level.
What is the mission of your organization?
Create platforms through events for showcasing local businesses, food, arts, entertainment, science, and culture.
In the past, how effective have you been in achieving this mission?
In 18 months, we have produced 7 events and have grown to become the largest event of its kind in the U.S. We are creating a community network that enables opportunities for entrepreneurs and artists not present before.
Do you belong to any organizational networks -- nationally, regionally, or locally? If yes, please list.
No
How will you decide who to endorse as a borrower? What due diligence will you conduct?
We will only endorse businesses that have participated in our events and that have shown the ability to produce profits and attract customers through a combination of quality products, customer service, and marketing.
How do you plan to support the borrower, both before and after the loan is disbursed?
We will be available to advise in the areas of business planning, operations, and marketing.
How will you help us ensure that the loans you endorse have a significant and positive social impact?
We will require those we endorse to commit to participating in local charity events for our community.

About 626 Night Market

Trustee Type:
Organization
Website:
626nightmarket.com
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Badges:
None
On Zip Since:
Jan 6, 2014
(14 months)
Loans Endorsed:
2
Total Value:
$10,000
Fundraising/Raised:
0
Paying on Time:
Not enough data
Paying Back Late:
Not enough data
Repaid in Full:
0
Defaulted:
0
Repayment Rate:
100%

What are Trustee Badges?

Trustee Badges are a system designed to recognize and reward trustees’ engagement with the Kiva Zip website.

There are two types of badges that are tiered like medals: Gold, Silver and Bronze.

  1. 'Repayment badges' are awarded for the on-time repayment of loans.
  2. 'Connectedness badges' are awarded for engagement with the Kiva Zip website.

Most Recent Endorsements

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Phillip
Arcadia, CA
Disbursed Mar 24, 2014
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Matthew
Monterey Park, CA
Disbursed Mar 11, 2014
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