Kiva Zip

Posted on December 19, 2014

Kiva Zip is a pilot program launched by Kiva, the micro-lending website. Kiva became famous for enabling anyone with an internet connection to lend as little as $5 to alleviate poverty. Kiva Zip is a crowd funded, micro-loan resource for…

Economic Inequality
Media Project

Posted on December 19, 2014

The Economic Inequality Media Project educates and mobilizes the public around the growing challenge of widening wealth and income inequality by developing and distributing original film and video content. Their mission is to help the public understand how widening inequality…

Mission Asset Fund

Posted on December 19, 2014

People around the world lend and borrow with each other when bank loans aren’t an option. Mission Asset Fund’s (MAF) Lending Circles transforms this traditional practice to help borrowers access affordable loans, build credit history, and set them up for…

Kindergarten to College

Posted on December 19, 2014

Kindergarten to College (K2C) is the first publicly funded, universal children’s college savings account program in the United States. K2C is now available in every every San Francisco public elementary school. Tricia and her husband are the parents of a…