Happy 6th Birthday, Kiva!! Celebrate in NY
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Update: We are sold out of free tickets, but donation tickets are still available for those who contribute to our team lending fund. We hope to celebrate with you on Wednesday!
All local area Kiva lenders and friends are invited to celebrate Kiva's global community and 6 years of empowering entrepreneurs around the world.
Happy hour specials until 8pm include $4 drafts and well drinks. With 20 beers to choose from and birthday party, this will be a great event! Cake from Magnolia bakery will be served around 7pm!!
A suggestion of $10 can be paid here or at the door, which will go towards more loans from the New York Lending Team's non-withdrawable fund. This has already made over 900 loans to date and will continue to support borrowers around the world through Kiva.
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Kiva New York Lending Team
Kiva's mission is to connect people, through lending, for the sake of alleviating poverty. Kiva empowers individuals to lend to an entrepreneur across the globe. By combining microfinance with the internet, Kiva is creating a global community of people connected through lending. There are over 739,000 members across the world from 200 nations. http://www.kiva.org
The New York Lending Team holds events and fundraisers within the New York City area to spread awareness about Kiva's mission. www.kivanewyork.com