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What is Microfinance

Microfinance is the supply of loans, savings, and other basic financial services to the poor. These financial services usually involve small amounts of money. Read More


Kiva is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world. Learn more about how it works.

Everyone is welcome to join. Set up your own account and attach it to our lending team "Overland Conveyor".

Overland Conveyor Lending Team
As of June 25, 2013

Loans = 24
Amount Lent = $3,725

Team Members

Overland Conveyor Co
Mark/Karen Alspaugh
Karin Bailey
Allen Reicks
James Mackoy
Liz Del Cid


Banguka I Group- Gitega, Burundi

A portion of Banguka I Group's $4,650 loan helps a member to buy a large quantity of bananas and flour for resale.


Santi Pala Group- Melaya, Indonesa

A portion of Santi Pala Group's $2,350 loan helped a member to buy fertilizer and insecticide.