Kiva, a crowdsourcing microlending website, has launched in India. Lenders can give out a loan of as little as $25 to Indian borrowers across sectors.
For the same Kivas has partnered with field partners that will make sure the loans taken via Kiva reach where they are needed the most. The field partners include People’s Forum, a nonprofit organization based in the state of Odisha; Mahashakti Foundation, also based in Odisha, which provides business training and microcredit to community development, fair price pharmacy services, food security, support for farmers, and loans for clean water and sanitation infrastructure; and WSDS, a nonprofit organization based in Manipur which lends money to women over the age of 55.
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