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Cinedigm Acquires North American Rights to the Inspirational Film EVERYDAY MIRACLES

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

But, through his journey, Cotton learns the value of compassion and family through hard work and selflessness.

Key Points: 
  • But, through his journey, Cotton learns the value of compassion and family through hard work and selflessness.
  • EVERYDAY MIRACLES is surely a film that families will enjoy watching together.
  • "While we were making this film, we could have never imagined this is the world wed be releasing it into, says Madden.
  • Marty Madden is President of Kiva Films LLC, an independent film and television production company, located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Hitachi to Provide $1 Million in Loans through Kiva to Businesses in Need around the Globe, Affected by the Spread of the COVID-19

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 5:24am

As repayments from these loans return to Hitachi's account, they will fund new loans over a 4-year period, after which the balance will be a donation to Kiva.

Key Points: 
  • As repayments from these loans return to Hitachi's account, they will fund new loans over a 4-year period, after which the balance will be a donation to Kiva.
  • Kiva facilitates loans to borrowers through their online crowdfunding platform, and to date 1.9 million people have funded over USD 1.44 billion in loans to 3.6 million borrowers in 77 countries.
  • Specifically, Hitachi Group employees will have an opportunity to choose business owners affected by COVID-19, and make a loan of USD 25 from the Hitachi fund.
  • Join Hitachi's social media community and help small business owners around the world affected by the pandemic through KIVA.

SparkLabs Global Ventures Promotes Jessica Jackley, Co-founder of Kiva.org, to General Partner

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 1:00am

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Jessica Jackley, Co-founder of Kiva ( http://www.kiva.org ), has become a General Partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures ( http://www.sparklabsglobal.com ), a seed-stage venture capital fund that has invested in over 70 companies across 6 continents.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Jessica Jackley, Co-founder of Kiva ( http://www.kiva.org ), has become a General Partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures ( http://www.sparklabsglobal.com ), a seed-stage venture capital fund that has invested in over 70 companies across 6 continents.
  • For SparkLabs Global Ventures, Jessica will focus on fintech and sustainability related investments.
  • Her passion for entrepreneurship, innovation and how it can positively impact people's lives is the driver that led us to give her a leadership role with SparkLabs Global Ventures, especially as we enter a post-COVID-19 world," explained Bernard Moon, Co-founder & General Partner of SparkLabs Global Ventures.
  • Data driven consumer and enterprise is the overarching theme of SparkLabs Global Ventures with its most active sectors in fintech, online entertainment, AI, and health.

Lander Announces Kiva, A New Headlamp Developed From Sustainable Materials

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

Made from recycled materials, the products modern design and versatile features make it a great option for urban and outdoor adventurers alike.

Key Points: 
  • Made from recycled materials, the products modern design and versatile features make it a great option for urban and outdoor adventurers alike.
  • Lander is always looking for ways to innovate and Kiva truly embodies our mission to create the best outdoor tech products for customers from all walks of life, said Kirk Feller, CEO of Lander.
  • So whether youre changing a tire or exploring the outdoors, Kiva will give you all the features you need to get it done.
  • Made from recycled ocean plastics, Kiva is a sustainable choice for consumers who dont want to have to choose between sustainability and cost.

Elizabeth Arden Announces 2020 Support of I am a voter.

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 5:02pm

In her lifetime, company Founder, Ms. Arden, succeeded in many "firsts," always breaking the metaphorical glass ceiling with each accomplishment.

Key Points: 
  • In her lifetime, company Founder, Ms. Arden, succeeded in many "firsts," always breaking the metaphorical glass ceiling with each accomplishment.
  • "We are so thrilled to have fellow advocate and iconic beauty brand, Elizabeth Arden, support theI am a voter.movement leading up to the 2020 election.
  • She used her voice and business acumen to help further women's rights in the United States," says Kiva Silberfeld, Vice President of Global Integrated Marketing Communications at Elizabeth Arden.
  • To learn more surrounding the brand's retailer support, social media efforts and internal corporate endeavors please visit elizabetharden.com/vote .

Leading Cannabis Sales and Distribution Platform Kiva Sales and Service (KSS) Partners with Science-Driven Cannabis Brand LEVEL To Further Diversify Its Best in Class Brand Portfolio

Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 1:01pm

"We strive to offer both the current cannabis user and the cannacurious with an unrivaled product portfolio," shared Kiva Sales and Service Co-Founder Scott Palmer.

Key Points: 
  • "We strive to offer both the current cannabis user and the cannacurious with an unrivaled product portfolio," shared Kiva Sales and Service Co-Founder Scott Palmer.
  • "LEVEL founders Brie and Chris Emerson and their talented team have drastically innovated the cannabis space, and we're delighted to have LEVEL help further pioneer the industry with Kiva Sales and Service."
  • We used that same philosophy as our driving mission at Kiva Sales & Service to make sure we provide the best customer service of any distributor in the market.
  • With our commitment to dispensary service and a curated portfolio of industry leading cannabis brands, we can be stronger together.

T. Rowe Price Foundation Partners With CASH Campaign Of Maryland To Open The Bmore CoLab

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 5:00pm

Additional organizations that will partner in the Bmore CoLab and serve community members include KIVA Baltimore, Innovation Works, and Mission Launch.

Key Points: 
  • Additional organizations that will partner in the Bmore CoLab and serve community members include KIVA Baltimore, Innovation Works, and Mission Launch.
  • All four nonprofits are existing grantees of the T. Rowe Price Foundation.
  • The space will not be open to the general public but through appointments with the Bmore CoLab nonprofit partners.
  • "The CASH Campaign of Maryland is proud to be a lead nonprofit partner ofthe newBmore CoLab.

Flower One Partners with Kiva Confections, Leading California Edible Producer

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 5:16pm

According to Headset , a leading cannabis industry analytics services provider, Kiva currently occupies 5 of the top 10 selling edibles products in the state of California.

Key Points: 
  • According to Headset , a leading cannabis industry analytics services provider, Kiva currently occupies 5 of the top 10 selling edibles products in the state of California.
  • "We are thrilled to announce the addition of Kiva Confections California's leading edible brand to Flower One's growing portfolio of Brand Partners," said Kellen O'Keefe, Chief Strategy Officer at Flower One.
  • Flower One is the largest cannabis cultivator, producer, and full-service brand fulfillment partner in the state of Nevada.
  • For this, Kiva has become the most recognized edible brand in cannabis and the leading edible company in California.

No fees on international mobile top ups and part of the purchase to charity for expats who recharge on MobileRecharge on November 10, World Top Up Day

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 3:00pm

This is the 5th time this brand celebrates World Top Up Day on November 10, and this year they went the extra mile.

Key Points: 
  • This is the 5th time this brand celebrates World Top Up Day on November 10, and this year they went the extra mile.
  • Besides Facebook contest that offer free top ups, November 10 is the day everyone can make an online top up and pay zero processing fees.
  • The recharge is done in less than 1 minute, and the 0 fee will be signalled in the check out.
  • Expats are invited to save big on their international top ups and donate to Kiva automatically without paying anything extra on November 10, World Top Up Day 2019.

Lendio Contributes Over 10,000 Kiva Loans to Fuel Women-Owned Businesses Worldwide

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 12:55pm

For every new loan facilitated on Lendio's marketplace platform, Lendio provides a microloan to a low-income entrepreneur through Kiva.

Key Points: 
  • For every new loan facilitated on Lendio's marketplace platform, Lendio provides a microloan to a low-income entrepreneur through Kiva.
  • Kiva recently announced it has dispersed over $1B in microloans to millions of female entrepreneurs worldwide who don't have adequate access to capital.
  • While not all of Lendio Gives loans go to women-owned businesses, about 95% do.
  • When loans are repaid, Lendio Gives reinvests them into reloans to further the positive global impact of these contributions.