• Welcome to

    Bayou MicroFund

    Bayou Micro Fund is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation.

  • Access tools to build your business!

    Building a Marketing Strategy

    Know the basic principles of how to build a marketing strategy and how to tie it to your brand.
    With Bavou Microfund's Yovana Vargas
    • Difference between Branding and Marketing
    • Components of a Marketing Strategy
    • Create your own strategy
  • Join The Kiva Hub

    Celebrating 1 Year Anniversary

    You're invited to celebrate the 1st Year Anniversary of the Kiva Houston Hub on Sunday, October 9th from 10am to 2pm!

    Join us outside of our Urban Office location as a part of the Spring Branch Village Fall Festival. We will have an info booth, a lending party and 2 of our entrepreneurs will participate in the market: Spoon & Sprout and Three Lumps of Sugar.

  • Our Vision

    Energize the community to get connected with micro-entrepreneurs by supporting and lending, thus creating a virtuous circle of giving.

  • Our Mission

    To incubate micro-entrepreneurs by providing interest-free loans and mentoring.

A New Kiva Hub In Houston

Bayou Microfund is a Kiva Trustee and the caretaker of the Kiva Houston Hub. Along with our own microlending programs, we help entrepreneurs navigate Kiva’s application, fundraising and repayment process.

Click Here for a List of Kiva Entrepreneurs Now Fundraising