WHO: Deputy Mayor Alan Greenberger
Kiva City Philadelphia small business owners
WHAT: The City of Philadelphia and Kiva City Philadelphia will celebrate the success of the program during its first 6 months of operation with a Pop Up Shop at Dilworth Park.
On December 2, 2014, Kiva.org together with the City of Philadelphia announced the launch of Kiva City Philadelphia, an initiative that crowdfunds 0% interest microloans for small business owners and entrepreneurs in the Greater Philadelphia region. Since the launch, Kiva City Philadelphia has provided more than $200,000 in loans to Philadelphia small businesses. The Pop Up Shop will feature 7 Kiva City Philadelphia borrowers who will be selling everything from handmade, all natural peanut butter made by PB & Jams, to photobooth fun by Boothastic.
WHERE: Dilworth Park, City Hall, Philadelphia
WHEN: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 Kiva Pop Up Shop: 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Speaking Program: 1:00 PM