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Get $25 to lend when you donate $35!


Your donation helps us expand financial inclusion. Give today and get $25 to lend tomorrow. Why donate?


Make a loan, change a life.

With Kiva you can lend as little as $25 and make a big change in someone's life.

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You can help change the system.

Your donations enable us to tackle systemic barriers to financial inclusion.

Kiva Capital is just one way we expand our reach in underserved communities and create positive social change. Read more about the power of donating to Kiva.

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How it works

By lending as little as $25 on Kiva, you can support the causes you care about and make a real personal impact.

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Browse by category and find an entrepreneur to support.

Make a loan

Help fund a loan with as little as $25.

Get repaid

Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate historically.


Relend your money or withdraw your funds.

It's a loan,
not a donation

Kiva is a loan, not a donation, allowing you to cycle your money and create a personal impact across the world. Plus, you can withdraw your funds at any time.

100% of your loan goes to the field.

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Our community has funded over $1.6 billion in loans.

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Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate.

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The Kiva community spans 77 countries and 1.9M lenders.

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