I just received an email letting me know that two of my loans have begun to be repaid. Dao Thi Tuoi in Viet Nam & Zenaida in Peru have both paid back around $4 of the $25 loans. Sweet! Once I have enough paid back I’ll re-lend to someone else.
If you’re not already involved with Kiva, consider it, and by all means join our group. And if you’re wondering what it’s all about, this cool video illustrates the process of your donation from clicking submit to repayment.