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International : Development and Relief Services

Kiva

Loans that change lives

85.55

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

Board Leadership
Julie Hanna
Chair of the Board

CEO
Chris Tsakalakis
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.55
  Financial 92.48
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

92.48

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
76.2%
  Administrative Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.18
  Program Expenses Growth 15.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.4%
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) 85.55
Acumen (NY) 93.84
Healing Waters International (CO) 88.07
Bridges to Prosperity (CO) 89.00
TechnoServe (VA) 86.27

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,712,505
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $19,712,505
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $19,712,505
   Other Revenue $232,807
TOTAL REVENUE $19,945,312
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,246,392
   Administrative Expenses $4,431,025
   Fundraising Expenses $2,256,810
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,934,227
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-6,988,915
   
Net Assets $25,047,626

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 $20,246,392 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 85.55
2018-12 10/01/2019 82.97
2017-12 10/01/2018 91.60
2016-12 02/01/2018 90.73
2015-12 12/21/2016 96.69
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$622,966 2.31% Neville Crawley Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kiva (CA) 85.55
Root Capital (MA) 87.03
Tostan (DC) 87.27
Operation Bootstrap Africa (MN) 97.87
Global Fund for Children (DC) 87.19

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Charity Contact Info

Kiva
875 Howard Street
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

Chris Tsakalakis
CEO

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