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International : Development and Relief Services

Kiva

Loans that change lives

four stars

90.73

875 Howard St Suite 340
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (828) 479-5482   Web Site
EIN: 71-0992446

Board Leadership
Julie Hanna
Chair of the Board

CEO
Neville Crawley
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.73 four stars
  Financial 87.53 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Kiva.org is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

Kiva.org is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Total dollar amount of loans issued
143,066,000
Number of loans issued to clients
181,813
Number of donors lending
598,016
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Financial

three stars

87.53

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
78.5%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.72
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kiva on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kiva on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kiva (CA) 90.73 four stars
Global Greengrants Fund (CO) 100.00 four stars
Thousand Currents (CA) 96.65 four stars
Acumen (NY) 95.27 four stars
One World Children's Fund (CA) 96.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,070,812
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $17,070,812
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $17,070,812
   Other Revenue $149,068
TOTAL REVENUE $17,219,880
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,104,819
   Administrative Expenses $2,531,884
   Fundraising Expenses $1,259,174
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,895,877
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $324,003
   
Net Assets $27,696,879

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Microloans $13,104,819 100.0%

Ratings History
Kiva has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 02/01/2018 90.73 four stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 96.69 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.06 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 96.80 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.48 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 96.90 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 98.76 four stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 98.69 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 96.78 four stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 97.56 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.48 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 96.55 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 71-0992446
Name in IRS Master File KIVA MICROFUNDS
NTEE Code Q20
NTEE Classification Promotion of International Understanding
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$293,673 1.73% Martin Tschopp Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$386,502 2.28% Premal Shah President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kiva (CA) 90.73 four stars
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development (MI) 90.92 four stars
Synergos (NY) 93.42 four stars
Operation Bootstrap Africa (MN) 95.15 four stars
Engineering Ministries International (CO) 95.69 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kiva
875 Howard St
Suite 340
San Francisco, CA 94103
tel: (828) 479-5482
fax: (415) 552-5780
EIN: 71-0992446

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Board Leadership

Julie Hanna
Chair of the Board

CEO

Neville Crawley
CEO

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