Project: Aloha Kiva Kids
Location: Hilo, HI
Work: Aloha Kiva Kids is a Kiva lending team founded by Keala to inspire other kids to join her to lend money from their piggy bank to help entrepreneurs around the world on Kiva.org. The project entailed designing a website to augment the team page on Kiva.org.
from the website…
Aloha Kiva Kids is one of the thousands of Kiva lending teams in which members pool their $25 to lend to entrepreneurs around the world on Kiva.org. The team captain and founder of Aloha Kiva Kids is Keala Raatior, a 3rd grader at Chiefess Kapiolani Elementary School in Hilo, Hawaii. It is open to all kids and adults to join. Here’s Keala’s account on Kiva and the list of borrowers she has helped with just $25.