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January 25th Awards Ceremony

We celebrated the accomplishments on January 25th of 5 new entrepreneurs! Receiving awards on Saturday were:

  1. Lemon-D-Lite by Alex for a $5,000 loan, now live on Kiva Zip! Click here to read more or to participate in funding.
  2. Sweet Luxuries Boutique Bakery by Heather for a $5,000 loan which will be funded by Kiva Zip. We’ll share the info once her campaign is live.
  3. Divalicious Dish by Chef Rae with a $5,000 loan which will be funded by Kiva Zip. We’ll share the info once the campaign is live.
  4. Once Upon a Praline by Joelynn and Terilyn with a $5,000 loan which will funded by Bayou Microfund through Promise Credit Union.
  5. Beauty to You by Jacqueline with a $5,000 loan which will be funded by Bayou Microfund through Promise Credit Union.

They are all receiving interest-free loans for about a year.

Lemon-D-Lite is now live on Kiva Zip and has already raised 49% of their goal with dollars coming from all over the world from Houston and San Francisco to Denmark and Switzerland!

Please join in this lending effort: http://zip.kiva.org/loans/3021/i/9bx

Here are some pictures from the event – thanks to everyone who participated!

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