Posts Tagged ‘Kiva’

Live Lebanon, a one-of-its-kind U.N. Development Program project strives to revolve Lebanese expatriates to channel money from abroad to help development projects in Lebanon. This reminds me of an endeavor the innercircle promoted back in ’09 with Team Lebanon on Kiva. Fadi Salameh is the Institutional Goodwill Ambassador for UNDP Live Lebanon, representing the Live Lebanon […]

Kiva, a person-to-person micro-lending community based site has raised $7000 for 235 loans for Lebanon. Most of its members are Lebanese Expatriates, and a flowering number of generous people throughout the world. You can read more on the lives that have been transformed, thanks to these micro-loans.

Kiva Lending is the world’s first person-to-person micro-lending website, empowering individuals to lend directly to unique entrepreneurs in the developing world, namely Lebanon. The people you see on Kiva’s site are real individuals in need of funding – not marketing material. When you browse entrepreneurs’ profiles on the site, choose someone to lend to, and […]