Empowering Small Business Owners Around The World
Through our initiative with Kiva.org, we are excited to be helping entrepreneurs around the world make their business dreams a reality with interest-free microfinancing.
About The Initiative
In many parts of the world, it's hard and sometimes impossible for aspiring small business owners to secure financing to start building their dream. With the help of Kiva.org, HostPapa is mobilizing its employees, customers and partners in a journey to empower small business owners from Samoa to Paraguay to Nairobi.
Why We Do It
HostPapa takes small business success seriously! We’ve spent almost the past decade helping small businesses by delivering enterprise-grade productivity tools and business management solutions. But for some aspiring business owners, a micro-loan can make a world of difference. We believe that entrepreneurship should be accessible to everyone.
How We Do It
By mobilizing our 70+ employees, our various business partners and our hundreds of thousands of loyal HostPapa customers, we’re able to generate the donations necessary to make a difference in the lives of aspiring businesses owners all over the world. But we still need more help! Scroll down to see how you can get involved.
Why You Should Do It Too
Kiva.org works with many large businesses and corporate entities like HostPapa, but they also work with countless individuals who share the belief that small businesses can make a big impact. Be one of the 1.5 million lenders who help finance the business goals of aspiring entrepreneurs around the globe. Check out kiva.org today and get involved.
Kiva By The Numbers
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Kiva is an international nonprofit based in San Francisco, with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty.
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 every dollar you lend on Kiva goes to funding loans.
Start Your Own Team
Anyone can start a lending team on Kiva.org and start making a difference in the lives of aspiring business owners and do their part to alleviate international poverty.
There are plenty of important small businesses that need the support of micro loans including agricultural development, female empowerment, education, refugee support, water and sanitation projects and businesses within conflict zones.
Check out Kiva.org today and start your own team of lenders!