Doing good, made simple.
Whether you want to support a global cause or a specific person, we make it easy with a subscription. With Kiva you can contribute as little as $5 and make a big change in someone’s life.
Support causes you care about.
How Kiva works
Choose a borrower who inspires you or choose a cause you support.
Lend manually or automatically.
Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate historically.
Change more lives by relending your money over and over again.
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.
Our community has funded over $1.6 billion in loans.
Kiva borrowers have a 96% repayment rate.
The Kiva community spans 77 countries and 1.9M lenders.
What our lending community thinks
Kiva is an international nonprofit that believes in financial access for all.
We do this by crowdfunding loans, unlocking capital, and addressing the underlying barriers to financial access around the world. With Kiva, you can pitch in as little as $5 every month and make a big difference in someone's life.