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Kiva, why we give back.

Why we give back a share of our profits

The team at Integrati Marketing Consulting believe in self determination and the power of the entrepreneurial spirit to change lives. This is why we love Kiva’s work!

We are new supporters to Kiva in the last two months but what we love about the Kiva concept is the notion of micro-finance as a tool too empower people to build better lives without the need of the United Nations or the large traditional so called Not For Profit groups.

The Kiva principle is simple send money from ethical investors like you and me looking to help people improve their lives by starting up small businesses. The difference is that the people we are sending money too do not have access to ‘traditional’ banks and institutions. This is where the micro-finance comes in and the work of Muhammad Yunus, by providing credit to communities where they would not have been in the past able to access funds readily, and when they did it was through highly unethical loan sharks.

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