Kiva Blog Updates

Aug 10, 2011 KV Kiva HQ

Sam Kendall, Review and Translation Program Intern


Kiva field partner since: March 2010

Loans through Kiva : $617, 850

Number of Entrepreneurs assisted through Kiva : 31, 761

Focus : "To contribute to the transformation of the economic, social, and spiritual lives of the economically active poor of the Democratic Republic of Congo as a sustainable, innovative microfinance institution of the...

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Jul 26, 2011 KV Kiva HQ
A love song at its most simple, is a song about falling in love and the feelings that it brings. But love songs are always much more: they touch something inside people, making people pay attention and causing people to smile knowingly at loved ones. But what if that love song on your playlist wasn’t just a pop song? What if it was about your own personal love story? Dina Bach, singer and Kiva Volunteer Spanish Translator, has created a business doing just that: writing personal love songs for people’s weddings based on their stories. One of the songs she recently performed at... Continue Reading >>
Jun 22, 2011 KV Kiva HQ

By Sam Kendall Review and Translation Program Intern

Outstanding Contribution: Constantly...

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May 18, 2011
By Sam Kendall, Review and Translation Program Intern

Adel is a physical education teacher who has always wanted to have a sportswear store. With savings and his first FATEN loan, he was finally able to open his own business.


*Kiva Field Partner since: June 2009
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