“Has a charity ever announced that it had enough money?” Kiva.org did.
Their website, which allows visitors to fund start-up ventures for women in third world countries with micro-loans as little as $25.00, announced in January that every business in its database had been fully funded.
Almost a quarter million people with one click have funded $19.5 million worth of loans.
But don’t worry, a new batch of loan-seeking entrepreneurs have been added to Kiva.org, and the funding goes on.
(READ the story in the New York Times story)