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"Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice." --Nelson Mandela
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75% of people living in poverty are from rural areas & depend on agriculture for their livelihood. Support them here:
Marie has repaid 100% of her loan. Help a woman entrepreneur like Marie in Rwanda.
Laxmi is a wood carver in Nepal. She repaid 100% of her loan & can now send her son to school
"Never underestimate your ability to make someone else's life better- even if you never know it." --Greg Louganis
Women entrepreneurs bring in 20% more revenue with 50% less money invested. (via )
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"The Women Effect: a Billion Women are about to Transform the Global Economy"
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"If we all do one random act of kindness daily, we just might set the world in the right direction"
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"We must realize that our destiny is strongly linked to the destiny of the poorest on this planet." --Hillary Clinton
"To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." -- R. Buckminster Fuller
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"Investing in girls helps solve global challenges." Stop poverty before it starts & support the now:
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Africa is "larger than the USA, China, India, Japan, and all of Europe... combined!" Check it out here:
"To do more for the world than the world does for you - that is success." --Henry Ford
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"Girls are one of the most potent weapons against poverty." --Kathy Calvin
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"Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have." -- Jim Rohn
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“Peace begins with a smile.”
"Nothing is more precious than peace. Peace is the most basic starting point for the advancement of humankind." -- Daisaku Ikeda
“: "No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." --Aesop”
"No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." --Aesop
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" -- Martin Luther King Jr.
"There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up."
― John Holmes
"The strength of a woman is measured by the extent of her refusal to allow hardships to dictate her and who she becomes.” -- C. Joybell C.
"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others." -Mahatma Gandhi
"If a society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich."
-John F. Kennedy
Less than 1% of what the world spends every year on weapons could put every child in school. Make it happen:
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Do your little bit of good where you are; it is those little bits of good put all together that overwhelm the world. -- Desmond Tutu
Never let the things you want make you forget about the things you have.
Don't ever think you can't change a life. On Kiva, all it takes is $25. You can make a dream come true:
31 charts that will restore your faith in humanity
If all children in low-income countries left school with basic reading skills, 171 million people would be lifted out of poverty.
"In short, when we invest in women and girls, we are investing in the people who invest in everybody else." -- Melinda Gates
“As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way.”
― Mary Anne Radmacher
"Little by little, a little becomes A LOT." -- Tanzanian Proverb.
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Women's hands do 66% of the world's work but they only make 11% of the income. Even the playing field. Make a loan:
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"The power of education frightens them. They are afraid of women. The power of the voice of women frightens them." -- at the UN
"The test of a civilization is in the way that it cares for its helpless members." -- Pearl S. Buck
Nearly half of the world lives on less than $2.50 per day. Empower an entrepreneur & change their life with $25.
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"Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success." -Swami Sivananda
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant." -Robert Louis Stevenson
"When strangers start acting like neighbors... communities are reinvigorated." -- Ralph Nader
Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world
If you change nothing, nothing will change.
Microfinance has the power to turn oppression into opportunity for millions of women worldwide.
The in your toilet is cleaner than nearly a billion have to drink. Tomorrow is World Water Day! Learn more at
Kiva has officially reached 1 MILLION borrowers with loans worldwide!
"Believe you can and you're halfway there." -- Teddy Roosevelt
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Kiva just hit $400M in loans worldwide! That's the same as 114 million Starbucks lattes but far more useful!
"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago." -Warren Buffett
An estimated 14.2 million girls are married every year before they turn 18. Microfinance is one powerful solution.
BREAKING NEWS: Kiva surpasses $400 MILLION in loans to alleviate poverty around the world!
People spend $13.2 billion on every year. That's the same as 520 MILLION Kiva loans!
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“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” -Mahatma Gandhi
“Do your little bit of good where you are. It’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” -Desmond Tutu
“All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” -Martin Luther King, Jr.
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"Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start." -Nido Qubein
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Success isn't only about what you accomplish in life, it's about what you inspire others to do too.
This year, make memories all over the world. Lend $25 to people in 60+ countries on .
"Discovery is not about seeking new lands. It's about seeing with new eyes." -- Marcel Proust
: To do one small thing every day for someone else. It all adds up!
"Let our New Year's resolution be this: We will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word."
Someone else is happy with less than what you have
538 men & 166 women are looking for loans on Kiva. Help one of them start a business, build a home or go to school
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Live simply. Dream big. Be grateful. Give love. Laugh lots. Happy holidays from Kiva.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle
When you lend to a young person, you create a job, a living and a future. Fund a youth loan today
Live in such a way that if someone spoke badly of you no one would believe it.
Only 3 days till Christmas but you can still give a gift that will change lives. Give a Kiva Card
When you empower a woman, you empower a family, a community and a country. Lend to a woman today:
More than 800 million people go to bed hungry every day. Don't let anyone tell you the problem's too big. instead.
Start where you are. Do what you can. Use what you have. -- Arthur Ashe
The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do.
Every day 1,500 women die from complications in pregnancy or childbirth that could have been prevented
There are over 4,000 people in 60+ countries looking for loans on Kiva. Just $25 can change a life
"Only a life lived for others is worth living." -- Albert Einstein
"The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit." -- Nelson Henderson
Be the type of person you would want to meet.
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1 billion people entered the 21st century unable to read a book or sign their name
There are 2.2 billion children in the world today, but 1 in 3 live without adequate shelter
Today is & together we're on our way to ensuring an AIDS-free generation by 2015. Now that's something to celebrate.
50% of the world's population lives on less than $2.50 a day, but 80% lives on less than $10
" is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world." -- Nelson Mandela
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." -- Nelson Mandela
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Today, is World Literary Day- one-third of the world's population is illiterate-learn more about how to help
"Poverty is the worst form of violence."-- Mahatma Gandhi
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Spectacular inforgraphic of Ghandi's Top 10 Fundamentals for Changing the World
Women are not the problem, they are the solution. Join the the Sky Movement to empower women worldwide.
"Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good."
Educate a girl, educate a community, educate the world. Join our friends the Sky Movement and empower girls
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Every hour, 300 children die because of malnutrition. See what world leaders & olympians are doing to tackle the issue
Happy National Marriage Equality Day!
Poverty does not belong in civilized human society. Its proper place is in a museum. That's where it will be.-M. Yunus
The men of Kiva Nairobi, arguing over whether Coke will dissolve a tooth. says it does. It doesn't.
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“It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” -- Mother Teresa. A $25 loan can change lives!
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Where you live should not determine whether you live
CEO of tech company, Lenovo gives his $3 million bonus to 10,000 employees in China
GDP growth from agriculture generates at least 2X as much poverty reduction than any other sector
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10 ways technology is reshaping in developing countries: via
Let's transform the $27 billion dollar human trafficking industry into an industry of entrepreneurship & empowerment
Worldwide 134 million children between the ages of 7 to 18 have never been to school
There are more slaves in the world today -- more than 30 million -- than any other point in human history. Why? Poverty
"Believe in something bigger than yourself. Your life is worth a noble motive." Walter Anderson
There is no country in the world where women’s wages are equal to those of men.
There would be a 12% drop in global poverty if all students in developing countries learned basic reading skills
18,790 new Kiva users have already tried Kiva for free. Invite your friends before all the are gone!
Wages rise 20% for every year a girl stays in school beyond the 4th grade
In Rwanda, a national health insurance program has helped increase life expectancy from 48 to 58 — in only 10 years
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In the poorest countries, every 10% increase in cellphone penetration can add almost 1% a year to GDP growth.
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Looking at . Workmate thought I was on an online dating website. Took the opportunity to educate him about micro-finance.
For the first time in Olympic history, every nation will include female athletes on its team
Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand -Chinese Proverb
"Look at my village! It’s all clean!" exclaimed one Kiva borrower who used her loan to start a recycling center
Extending economic opportunities to women and families helps combat sex trafficking [VIDEO]
With 20 million children refugees, the right of every child to an education should have no borders
Did you know Albert Einstein and Bob Marley were both refugees? is tomorrow
8 days after the NYT predicted it would be a million years before a plane would fly, the Wright brothers flew the first plane
Children of involved fathers are happier and exhibit increased empathy, self-esteem & positive social skills
"The more I traveled the more I realized fear makes strangers of people who should be friends"- Shirley Maclaine
97-year old woman, who dropped out of high school during the Depression, finally graduates
The world is full of dreams, the lesson of our lifetime will be learning how to use tech to turn dreams into reality
"crowdfunding is the future of how small businesses will be financed"
Give a man a fish, he eats for a day. Teach him to fish, he eats for a lifetime, but what if he has no money for a net?
Learning is the single variable tied most directly to improved health, longevity, and happiness
Women's amazing ability to make connections uniquely positions them to create a new kind of capitalism
The amount Facebook raised for its IPO could fund 40M Kiva loans, pay schools fees for 1B Tanzanian students or feed 320M kids for a year
"the wise person understands that his own happiness must include the happiness of others" - Dennis Weaver
For cultures with deeply rooted power imbalances, empowering women is the best tool to conquer these barriers
Hunger is inherited. Millions of children are born malnourished because their mothers were hungry
1.6 billion people live without electricity. Learn how you can help alleviate energy poverty
Now your Kiva loans can bring solar energy to rural Tanzinia with
Women's hands perform 66% of the world's work [VIDEO]
Fact: GDP growth from agriculture is twice as effective in reducing poverty as non-agricultural GDP growth.
Every other child born is born into poverty. See what Kiva's doing to reach the world's poorest people
171 millions people could be lifted out of poverty if all students in low-income left school with basic reading skills via @ UNICEF
While inept politicians have rich countries close to a default, entrepreneurs from developing countries keep paying me back on time.
The United States has spent over $990 Billion Dollars on the 'war' with Iraq. This is enough to wipe out world poverty for 10+ years.
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"The golden way is to be friends with the world & to regard the whole human family as one."
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"There are two primary choices in life; to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them."
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Women earn 10% of the world’s income, yet reinvest 90% into their families. Be a part of the solution
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