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Kiva is an international nonprofit Organisation, founded in 2005 and based in San Francisco. It works with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. It celebrates and support people looking to create a better future for themselves, their families and their communities.

By lending as little as $25 on Kiva, anyone can help a borrower start or grow a business, go to school, access clean energy or realize their potential. For some, it's a matter of survival, for others it's the fuel for a life-long ambition. 100% of the dollar lend on KIVA goes to funding loans. It covers cost primarily through optional donations and support from grants and sponsors.

KIVA serves borrowers in more than 80 Countries in 5 Continents. It reaches to the communities and individual through their network of Field partners and Trustees. People's Forum is working with KIVA as a field partners since last 47 months and it has till date 9189 number of KIVA borrowers, who have taken loan amounting to $2,489,700.

People's Forum works on the mission to empower the poor, develop their potential and improve their socio-economic status and eradicate poverty. KIVA has joined hands with People's Forum as the same creates products and programs for people who have had few opportunities to improve their living conditions. The organization works with vulnerable groups and communities like leprosy effected families, widows, persons with disability and transgender. KIVA's flexible, zero interest capital allows us to reach to more and more borrowers.

The Kiva Social Performance Badges:

  • Anti-Poverty Focus - The work of most microfinance institutions helps to combat poverty, but these Field Partners do even more.
  • Vulnerable Group Focus - These Field Partners provide financial services to people from especially vulnerable and socially marginalized populations and groups.
  • Client Voice - These Field Partners use feedback from the people they serve and adapt their business practices and product offerings to meet their needs.
  • Family and Community Empowerment - These Field Partners offer support services that address the needs of their clients families: their health, education, and/or well-being.
  • Entrepreneurial Support - These Field Partners offer training and support to help people start, manage and grow their businesses.
  • Facilitation of Savings - These Field Partners specifically promote savings as a practice to the people they serve.
  • Innovation - These Field Partners embrace technology and innovation to better address the needs of the people they serve.

Operational highlights (As on March 2016)

Total disbursement Amount

20,72,40,200 INR

Total Number of Clients


Total Number of Individual Clients


Total Number of Groups


Total Portfolio Outstanding

62,25,99,76 INR

Individual loan portfolio outstanding

13,03,45,35 INR

Category wise distribution of Individual Clients

Total PWD clients


Total widow/divorcee/unmarried clients


Total Members affected with leprosy


Total number of Student(Education loan)


For Financial Year 2015-16

Total disbursement Amount

5,81,23,200 INR

Total Number of Clients


Total Number of Groups


Total Number of Individual Clients


Category wise distribution of Individual Clients

Total PWD clients


Total widow/divorcee/unmarried clients-


Total Members affected with leprosy-


Total number of Student(Education loan)-