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International : Development and Relief Services

Kiva

Loans that change lives

97.06

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
Martin Tschopp
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.06
  Financial 98.91
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

98.91

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.65
  Program Expenses Growth 13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
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.

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Kiva (CA) 97.06
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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,402,028
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,402,028
   Program Service Revenue $149,745
Total Primary Revenue $16,551,773
   Other Revenue $76,441
TOTAL REVENUE $16,628,214
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,051,858
   Administrative Expenses $2,103,069
   Fundraising Expenses $1,119,764
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,274,691
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,353,523
   
Net Assets $23,542,573

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 $12,051,858 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.06
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 96.80
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.48
2013-12 04/01/2015 96.90
2012-12 04/01/2014 98.76
2011-12 04/01/2013 98.69
2010-12 03/01/2012 96.78
2009-12 10/01/2011 97.56
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.48
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 96.55

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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$193,336 1.26% Matthew Flannery Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Other Salaries of Note
$199,094 1.30% Premal Shah President

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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kiva (CA) 97.06
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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

Martin Tschopp
CEO


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