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Helping Jennifer Grow Gardens in Honour of My Mum’s 76th Birthday through our 27th Kiva Loan

Helping Jennifer Grow Gardens in Honour of My Mum’s 76th Birthday through our 27th Kiva Loan

Today would have been my mother's 76th birthday. She was the original "Adventure Diva" and the inspiration behind the "Adventures with the Estrogen Army" project. She loved to garden. When we celebrated her life on the... Read more
Our Twenty-third Kiva Diva: Natividad in Bolivia (February 2016)

Our Twenty-third Kiva Diva: Natividad in Bolivia (February 2016)

Natividad is our February "Adventures with the Estrogen Army" Kiva entrepreneur. This 63-year-old widow and mother of 4 children lives in La Paz, Bolivia, and is rebooting her life after cataract surgery. She lives near a school and wants... Read more
Our Twenty-second Kiva Diva: Edith Beatriz in Bolivia (January 2016)

Our Twenty-second Kiva Diva: Edith Beatriz in Bolivia (January 2016)

Edith Beatriz is our January "Adventures with the Estrogen Army" Kiva entrepreneur. This 60-year-old retired teacher from Tarija, Bolivia has a dream, and we're helping her make it happen! Ever since she was very young she has wanted to... Read more
Our Twenty-first Kiva Diva: Karen in Bolivia (November 2015)

Our Twenty-first Kiva Diva: Karen in Bolivia (November 2015)

Karen is our November "Adventures with the Estrogen Army" Kiva entrepreneur. We're helping her with her internet & game café in Bolivia, because gaming is an empowering springboard for big girls too! (More on the truth of this on... Read more
Our Eighteenth Kiva Diva: The Mothers of Chandika, Nepal (September 2015)

Our Eighteenth Kiva Diva: The Mothers of Chandika, Nepal (September 2015)

This month we’re celebrating our seventeenth “Adventures with the Estrogen Army” Kiva sponsorship by helping Ingrid, a 49-year-old widow and mother in Columbia. Ingrid has a dream about rebooting her business in a way that will allow her... Read more