Los Angeles is America’s Second-Largest Economy
Home to over 244,000 businesses, L.A. County is the nation’s center for international trade and manufacturing.
Kiva has partnered with NEW Community Investments as a certified trustee to provide private and crowdsourced funding initiatives and micro-loans in Los Angeles to qualified entrepreneurs and small businesses. Apply today and learn how you can benefit from our financing solutions.
Local Lending that Helps the Community
Nanaefua | Shared Harvest Fund
SHF is owned and operated by three women entrepreneurs building technology that aids borrowers in reducing their student loan debt through skill-based volunteering.
Tania | Audio For All
Audio For All is an audio equipment rental house devoted to providing accessibility and support for musicians and non-musicians alike to explore and play with sound.
Kiva and BusinessSource helped an LA-based female designer and entrepreneur to grow her innovative turban fashion line and reach more potential customers.
Our Generous Lending Partners
Since 2020 there have been an estimated 15,000 business closures across the county, more than half of which are permanent. We need a solution to prevent more closures and save valuable jobs, income, and dreams for the people who need them the most. See how NEW Community Investments can support your business with Kiva and other trustee organizations in Los Angeles.